Our Data Analytics and Information Management Master’s degree course 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.
Arden University’s 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.
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.
The Arden University MSc in Data Analytics & Information Management 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.
Part of the School of Computing and IT, you’ll study via Blended Learning at our Berlin study centre in Germany, the most popular option for international students looking to study in Europe. Germany is recognised for its high-quality education^.
You must have a second class (2:2) UK Honours Degree or an equivalent qualification at 2.2 or above.
If you are from Pakistan, a four year Bachelor’s degree with a GPA of 60% of above.
IELTS 6.5 with a minimum of 6.0 in each component or evidence you have previously studied in English. English waiver letters can be accepted, degree’s should also have ‘Method of instruction: English’.
Work Experience and Qualification Route
You must have a third class (3rd) UK honours degree or an equivalent qualification alongside 2-3 years professional work experience.
If you are from Pakistan, a four year Bachelor’s degree with a GPA of 60% or above alongside 3-4 years management experience.
Work Experience Route
We encourage applications from prospective students who do not meet our academic requirements but who do have senior management experience (usually 5 years).
Any other international undergraduate qualification will be assessed on a case by case basis.
You must show us that you are self-motivated, provide a personal statement, and be able to offer references and other evidence of your experience.
Please discuss your entry requirements with your Admissions Advisor as your international education could mean that you are eligible to study with us.
With the Arden University Germany Data Analytics & Information Management Master’s degree, 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.
After studying for our MSc Data Analytics and Information Systems Management programme, Arden University graduates 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:
Do you want to study for a Degree, but feel like you just don’t have the time to fit it into your life? Arden University’s Blended Learning courses combine innovative online learning with traditional, face-to-face classes to give you a more flexible way to study.
The face-to-face hours are delivered as a part-time course would be, but with the additional independent online learning, you can still complete your Degree in 3 years*. This Blended approach means you can study anytime, anywhere and your tutors and support teams can be contacted outside of the classroom, online or over the phone.
Requiring just 8 hours of classes a week at your chosen UK study centre, you will have the opportunity to select when you want to learn: weekdays or evenings .
With 5 Arden University study centres across the UK, in Birmingham, London and Manchester, we believe we can offer a study option that suits most lifestyles.
So, whether you’re a full-time parent, striving to be employee of the month, or just don’t want the traditional study methods offered by other universities, Blended Learning at Arden University offers all the flexibility and support you need to fit study around your life.
Take a look at the courses on offer and talk to one of the Ulearn’s course advisors through our Live Chat function, or complete an enquiry form and someone will be in touch.
*4 years if taken with a foundation year.
** selected centres and courses only.
At Arden University you don’t have to start your Degree in September like most other universities. We offer 6 different intakes throughout the year so you can start your course at a time that suits you and fits around your commitments.
We believe costs shouldn’t be a barrier to personal development which is why the cost of studying with Arden University is lower than traditional universities. If you are looking for a smart, value for money option then look no further – you can stay in control of your finance and focus on your learning.
You can choose to pay for your course in full, in installments or through employer sponsorship. For UK students, you can also choose to pay with a student loan, if you’re eligible. For more information and for up-to-date fees please visit: https://arden.ac.uk/studying-with-us/fees-and-funding