Business Intelligence

Help push businesses forward with a data-driven approach and a specialist knowledge of how to analyse and learn from it.

Take the next step with an online Master in Business Intelligence

Business intelligence and data reporting have a double importance for modern-day businesses: they help them to better understand and improve their daily operations, and they help them plan and assess what they need to do in the future. With the Master’s programme in Business Intelligence, you’ll be able to develop a strong base of knowledge in the business and technical aspects of data management and business intelligence. Use that knowledge to help make businesses better, and develop an international career in a fast-growing industry sector.
  • Duration
    12 - 48 months (depending on time model)
  • Language
  • Location
  • Tuition fee
    Starting from € 207 (£ 182) per month
    Any time
    60 or 120 ECTS
  • Scholarship options
    Discounts are only available for the online studies model
  • Accreditation
    Accredited in line with German and European standards

Online course overview

As part of your studies in the Business Intelligence Master’s online programme at IU, you’ll become familiar with various data management concepts and practices. The programme’s focus on practical work skills will be exemplified by close examinations of ETL (Extract, Transform, Load) processes, how structured and unstructured data is stored, data modelling and visualisation and key figure creation for BI (Business Intelligence) reports.

Once you’ve acquainted yourself with the main practical aspects of business intelligence, you’ll spend the later part of your studies expanding and deepening your knowledge, with the option to choose elective courses that match your interests in the field.

Our 120-ECTS Master's degree programme in Business Intelligence is designed for students who have earned a Bachelor's degree with a focus on Information Sciences.

Our advanced 60-ECTS Business Intelligence Master’s programme is designed for students with an undergraduate degree from outside the field of Information Sciences, who have professional work experience in Business Intelligence roles.

120 ECTS

Modules and ECTS

Modules and ECTS


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