MSc Data Analytics and Information Systems Management
This course is delivered and awarded by Arden University at GISMA's campus in Berlin.
Big Data is going to be worth $102bn by 2019 according to IDC research which means organisations will need skilled analysts to maximise the opportunities it has to offer. This course will give you the skills you need to benefit from the opportunities big data offers. Gaining this essential knowledge will allow you to apply data handling methods to inform your business decisions and ensure your firm’s information systems are aligned with business goals and strategies. You’ll study in Germany, the most popular option for international students looking to study in Europe. Germany is recognised for its high-quality education^.
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This programme is designed, delivered and awarded by Arden University, a UK university regulated by the Quality Assurance Agency for England (QAA) and the UK government. Arden has helped 50,000 students succeed over 26 years of providing higher education to students around the world. In 2015, Arden’s Student Survey found that 79% of students saw their career improve as a direct result of their studies.
4.2 out of 5 stars - Arden University are highly rated by their students.
This programme is ideal for aspiring IT managers who want to launch a career in the industry and confidently utilise opportunities that big data offers for business success. The course is also suitable for people already in the computing management environment. Our MSc will make you stand out from the crowd and you will be a step ahead of other IT leaders with the data analytics knowledge this course will give you.
You will be taught by Arden's faculty of experienced tutors, using a combination of both on-campus and online learning. This essentially means that you get the best of both worlds: regular, face-to-face contact combined with the flexibility to continue learning outside the classroom wherever and whenever you like with 24/7, multi-device, multi-media learning materials and a leading edge ‘virtual classroom’ study portal called ilearn.
You will learn using traditional texts alongside podcasts, webinars (online seminars) and interactive knowledge-checks to keep you engaged, focused and motivated throughout your studies. In addition, you will receive regular academic support from Arden’s expert tutors and your own student support coordinator for any administrative, technical or motivational help.
You will gain a deeper understanding of the way data can be manipulated to result in strategy-driven business decisions. You acquire the knowledge and skills needed to add data-driven insights and bring a new perspective to the role.
- Data Design
- Data Handling and Decision Making
- Data Visualisation and Interpretation
- IS and Business Strategy Alignment
- Technology and Trend Monitoring
- Project and Portfolio Management
- Research Project
- Excellent employment prospects
- Reasonable cost of living in comparison to many other European countries
- Attractive to international students pursuing an education abroad
- Rich in culture, history and entertainment
- A vibrant start-up entrepreneurial city
- Voted 7th best city in the world for student living by Top Universities in 2018
After studying for this MSc Data Analytics and Information Systems Management programme you will be well equipped to enter a strategic role in the IT sector, or to take your data manipulation skills to a non-IT specialist position.
The type of job roles you might explore are:
- Information Systems Manager
- Functional Manager
- Service Delivery manager
- Systems Manager
- Senior Data Analyst
- IT Risk
- Business Intelligence Specialist
- Data Manager
A deposit of €2,000.00 is required to begin with.
Arden University offers flexible payment plans* that allow you to spread the costs of your programme fees across three instalments. If you apply today you can receive an early bird discount of €3,000.
Current total fees : €15,000.0
Fees with early bird discount: €12,000.0
Instalments with early-bird discount applied:
- 1st instalment of €3,500 payable within 14 days of the course start date
- 2nd instalment €3,500 payable within 3 months of the 1st instalment
- 3rd instalment of €3,000 payable within 6 months of the 1st instalment
*Terms and conditions apply. Read more here.
"Blended learning with Arden is very good, and helps me combine both work and study as I live in Lambeth in south-east London. The course has helped me in my career because it has given me the confidence to take on promotion and change jobs."
Cemene Wellington, BA (Hons) Healthcare - Blended Learning
- Key Facts
- Fees and Funding
- Entry Requirements
Key factsStudy Modes : Full-time / Part-time
Location : Arden Study Centre Berlin
Duration : Full-time 12 months / Part-time 24 months
Intakes : February/April 2019
Fees : 15,000.0 €
ECTS: 90 (180 UK Credits)