Business Analytics - Master's programme for working professionals (MSc)

This degree programme is designed for mid- and upper-level executives, project managers and consultants in a variety of sectors who want to optimise their competences to meet the challenges of 'Industry 4.0' and 'Big Data' and implement their knowledge in their organisations. Graduates of this programme attend to a wide range of business tasks like process optimisation, business development, preparation of decisions as data scientist or business consultancy, to name just a few.


Key data

Type of programme

Master's programme for working professionals (MSc)

Type of study
  • part-time
  • full-time
  • career-integrated
Study curriculum

Information on the study curriculum


Information for applicants

Start of programme
  • each summer and winter semester
Language of instruction
  • German
  • restricted (for further information see 'Application')
ECTS credit points



More about the course

The Business Analytics study programme comprises modules from the fields of Management and Economics, Mathematics and Computer Science. Ulm University awards the academic title Master of Science when compulsory and elective modules from all three areas were successfully completed (amounting to a total of 60 ECTS) plus a master's thesis (24 ECTS) and a project report (6 ECTS) were submitted and assessed positively.

For further information please see the web pages of the School of Advanced Professional Studies.