This course is currently in the process of being accredited.
Changing digitalization: Business Analytics degree program prepares students for the future
The Business Analytics degree programm provides you with sound business and IT management knowledge and competencies with a focus on business analytics.
If you study Business Analytics you will be enabled for your future job to improve the quality of decision-making through data-based insights and the organisational performance of companies and deal with the use of digital techniques in a business context .
Business Analytics degree course focuses on
a data-analytical way of thinking,
of business management knowledge,
of analytical-methodical skills and
of skills for the practical application of what has been learned in theory.
All facts at a Glance
|Degree||Bachelor of Science|
|Credit Points||180 CP|
|Duration of Study||6 semesters (3 Jahre)|
|Start Date||Winter semester 2021/22 (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.
Contents of the Business Analytics course
The canon of subjects in the Business Analytics course of study consists of the "triad" of acquiring business management knowledge (so-called domain knowledge), acquiring IT-technical basics (e.g. programming, data, databases, software tools, IT projects and project management methods), as well as knowledge of mathematical-statistical procedures in order to understand, build, interpret and apply models, algorithms and applications.
This will enable you to use business analytics algorithms, to think data-based and to prepare or make data-based decisions as an executive.
- Database Management
- Programming languages
- Data mining
- Visual business analytics
- Software engineering
- Data engineering
- Agile methods
- Data ethics, law and protection
- Analysis of databases for economic potential
- Target group oriented communication of evaluated data
- Implementation of business analytics projects
- Descriptive and evaluative statistics
- Interaction of company data and business processes
- Personality development through self-management and soft skills
Course of studies in Business AnalyticsThe Business Analytics study program is designed in such a way that in the first half of your studies you will primarily acquire specialist skills in the field of business administration. This so-called domain knowledge is necessary in order to build up an understanding of the business world which you need for the formulation, analysis and solution of business analytics problems.At the beginning of the second half of the program, you will enter the field of Business Analytics via the Information Technology module block. In the further course of the second half of the course, your skills and knowledge are deepened in the module blocks Technical Methods in Business Analytics and Application Business Analytics.Especially at the end of your studies, especially in the courses Business Analytics Project I and II, Practical Experience and Realization, you will be able to apply what you have learned in practice.Courses of mathematical and statistical nature are spread over all semesters and support both the business administration and business analytics areas.Goals of the Business Analytics courseAfter graduation you will be able to support companies in coping with the so-called digital transformation, to further develop existing business models through data-based analysis, to apply modern IT technologies & tools for problem definitions, to develop innovative questions and solutions based on structured and unstructured data and to improve the quality of decision-making in companies.
Future in the digital economy for graduates
With the Business Analytics Bachelor's degree program, you will acquire the basics for entering a wide range of future-oriented fields of work as well as for taking up a Master's degree program to build up further competencies and specializations.
During the Bachelor's program, you will acquire comprehensive skills and knowledge in business analytics and business administration. This will enable you to find entry-level positions in business and consulting companies, where you will be able to support companies with digital-based problems, among other things. You can work as an IT-affine employee in specialist departments (e.g. in controlling, sales, marketing, purchasing) or as an expert for business analytics in IT departments (e.g. as a business analyst).
Graduates of the Business Analytics course have a wide range of employment opportunities in a variety of sectors, from industry and the service sector to the financial sector.
In short: The Business Analytics degree program provides you with analytical skills and knowledge for processing, analyzing and evaluating data to solve business management problems.
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.