This course is currently in the process of being accredited.
The B.Sc. in Business Analytics provides students with a thorough education in business management and information technology, along with business analytics skills. The objective of business analytics is to solve business problems through the collection, analysis, modelling, interpretation, and visualization of data.
Our Bachelor’s degree programme imparts data-analytical understanding and skills, IT knowledge, solid business expertise, an understanding of digitalization-associated topics and methodological skills that are utilized during the digital transformation of companies.
The programme focuses on three major subject areas:
- Business knowledge (“domain knowledge”)
- IT basics (e.g. programming, data, databases, software tools, IT projects, and project management methods)
- Mathematical-statistical procedures for understanding how to construct, interpret, and apply models, algorithms, and applications.
All facts at a Glance
|Degree||Bachelor of Science|
|Credit Points||180 CP|
|Duration of Study||6 semesters (3 Jahre)|
|Start Date||Winter semester (1st October)|
|Study Type||Full time|
One of the following qualifications:
Additionally, certification of proficiency in English (e. g. IELTS 6.5, a TOEFL score of at least 600 (pbT) / 80 (ibT), or other verification (for instance, via an interview) is required. This requirement is waived for students from countries where English is the official language of education.
Important information: Please verify the specific visa deadlines for your country for beginning studies in Germany. You will only be able to enrol at the university if you have a visa valid for study in Germany. Please contact the German embassy in your home country to obtain the specific deadlines.
|Tuition and Fees||680,00 € per month plus a one-time registration fee of 750,00 € for students from non-EU countries. Please note: Non EU-citizens will be asked to pay the full amount of tuition and fees in advance.|
|Accreditation||This course is currently in the process of being accredited.|
CORE - Competence, Oriented, Research and EducationThe CORE principle is characterized by active learning methods that promote independent and project-based learning. Along with gaining expertise in their chosen discipline, our students also develop comprehensive methodological, social, and personal skills – everything they need to succeed in the professional world.
Business Analytics Curriculum
This Bachelor’s degree programme in Business Analytics takes a three-pronged approach: obtaining business knowledge (“domain knowledge”), learning IT basics (e.g. programming, data, databases, software tools, IT projects, and project management methods), and gaining knowledge of mathematical-statistical procedures that are used to understand, construct, interpret, and apply models, algorithms, and applications.
Students will gain thorough business knowledge and digital skills, with an emphasis on business analytics. The degree programme focuses on the collection, modelling (algorithms), analysis, interpretation, and visualization of business-related data.
The curriculum includes instruction in the use of business analytics algorithms, such as f.ex. However, the programme goes far beyond just the ability to use data technology skills. It equips students with a data-analytical mindset, enabling them to prepare data-based decisions and, as future managers, follow through with them.
The Bachelor’s degree programme provides students with an education in the theory of business data analysis. The modules cover topics that make the study of business analytics exciting, presented from a competency-oriented perspective.
Following successful completion of this Bachelor’s degree programme, graduates will be able to analyse data (analytics) and to understand, apply, and optimize corporate business processes. In addition, during their studies, they will gain a thorough knowledge of digitalization-based topics and acquire methodological skills that are utilized during the digital transformation of companies.
Graduates of the B.Sc. in Business Analytics are valued by companies for their skills and knowledge as well as their ability to extract useful knowledge from data, which improves the decision-making process. Business analytics specialists have expertise in IT, programming, mathematical-statistical processes, and domain knowledge (e.g. business administration), and are able to conduct business analytics projects.
Our graduates assist companies in coping with digital transformations, help to improve existing business models through data-supported analyses, use modern IT technologies and tools to solve problems, develop innovative questions and solutions based on structured and unstructured data, and improve corporate decision-making quality. Business analytics specialists help companies to enhance their digital capability.
You can find a precise plan of what events and topics are waiting for you during your studies in our study profile:
Business Analytics is an innovative and broadly oriented degree programme that provides students with the skills they need to be able to enhance digital literacy in companies.
The Bachelor’s degree programme in Business Analytics lays the groundwork for future entry into a variety of professional careers. Based on the specialisation selected, student will be able to apply their business analytics expertise within companies to resolve a variety of business issues. The degree programme gives students a foundation upon which they can further build and qualifies them to go on to a Master's degree programme in which they can further specialise, e.g. in the fields of:
- Machine learning
- Artificial intelligence
- Mathematical-statistical modelling
- Development of analytics software packages
- Cloud computing
- Internet of Things
- Business Analytics or Data Science project management
In the course of their studies, students will gain a high level of expertise in business analytics and business administration. This qualifies them for employment in entry-level positions in businesses or consulting firms that are seeking support with digitalization-based issues. Graduates are qualified for IT-related positions in a variety of corporate departments (e.g. Controlling, Sales, Marketing, Purchasing) or as business analytics experts in IT departments (e.g. as business analysts). If hired as management assistants, they can support digitalization-based projects or be employed in the IT industry, e.g. as junior consultants. Business Analytics expertise is also applicable in a wide range of diverse industry sectors, including the service sector, social media, and the financial sector. The focus of the individual position may, however, vary depending upon the industry.
In short: Business Analytics graduates work to enhance their employer's digital capabilities and enjoy employment in a state-of-the-art profession that provides them with a wide variety of career perspectives.
Application is fast and easy using our online application website
If you are linked to our German application website, please click on the button ‚English‘, which you can find on the right corner of your screen to switch to English.
Once you logged in, you can conveniently enter your data and upload certificates and other documents. Please note that the final enrolment is subject to the following condition: All the records and certificates have been received by the university and the tuition fees have been fully paid in advance.
There is no deadline for enrolment. You have the choice to apply whenever you want. But to guarantee a smooth process, we highly recommend to apply as soon as possible. Important information: Please verify the specific visa deadlines for your country for beginning studies in Germany. You will only be able to enrol at the university if you have a visa valid for study in Germany. Please contact the German embassy in your home country to obtain the specific deadlines.