Your degree, your way:
We design our programmes and courses to be as flexible and innovative as possible—without sacrificing quality. We deliver specialist expertise and innovative learning materials as well as focusing on excellent student services and professional advice. Our programmes are characterised by the effective transfer of subject-specific knowledge and soft skills in order to prepare graduates for the international business world. Our distance learning materials allow you to gain an accredited degree from wherever you are and work around your job or personal commitments.
#1 University in Europe: Join Europe’s largest private university with more than 85,000 students
Digital, Flexible, 100% online: We offer outstanding, innovative digital learning materials and a great online environment for success in your studies wherever you are with online exams 24/7.
Fully Accredited Degree: All our degrees benefit from German state-accreditation and are internationally recognized in major jurisdictions such as the EU, US and UK
Study at a 5-star rated University from QS: IU is the first German university that achieved a 5-star rating for Online Learning from QS
International Focus, Practical Orientation: We focus on practical training and an international outlook which gives IU graduates a decisive advantage: 94% of our graduates have a job within six months of graduation and, after an average of two years on the job, 80% move into management. Plus, we work closely with big companies such as Lufthansa, Sixt, and EY to give you great opportunities and insights.
Scholarships available: Depending on your situation, motivation, and background, we offer scholarships that can reduce your tuition fees by up to 80%.
Jumpstart your career in the most famous job of the 21st century
Data Scientist has been famously described as the job with the highest potential of the 21st century. Why? First of all, the field offers a diverse mix of capabilities, skills, and corresponding opportunities for specialisation that never gets boring. In addition to that, data science, i.e. the generation of insights and value from raw data is the fulcrum of truly digital businesses across all sectors. Here, data informs not only the optimisation of existing processes. Even more importantly, it is the key enabler of entirely new business models.
Our international bachelor programme is an ideal opportunity to acquire the relevant skills and techniques, to outperform your competition. Our graduates are going to take future defining and very meaningful roles in the current data revolution.
A short overview of your study
Degree: Bachelor of Science (BSc)
Credits: 180 ECTS
Start of study: Anytime (no fixed start date or enrolment deadlines)
Study duration: Standard period of study: 36 months. Different time models possible
Study model: Online study including online exams 24/7
Fees: 75 euros per month for extended study