International University of Applied Sciences

Bachelor of Science - Data Science

Our Bachelor of Data Science is your opportunity to learn how to analyse, handle, and utilise data to inform decisions and build processes that ensure business success and more all over the world.

Data Science encompasses the generation of insights and value from raw data and is the core of digital businesses across all sectors. It’s a field that requires a diverse mix of capabilities and skills, and never gets boring. Data informs key decisions, leads to optimisation of existing processes, and is the enabler of entirely new business models via data insights and automation. When you take a bachelor’s degree in data science you join the data revolution that is leading major changes in businesses, economies, and societies today.

BS Data Science

Your Degree Summed Up


Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.)
All 6 semesters online 


180 ECTS (European Credit Transfer System). Accredited in line with German and European standards


6 semesters – 36 months


High School/College Certificate
Intermediate, A Levels, IB Diploma, or equivalent. English Skills (IELTS, TOEFL, Cambridge, etc.)


Euros 5,256 total for full degree


Online Assignments and Exams

Course Overview

Modules ECTS
Introduction to Data Science 5
Introduction to Academic Work 5
Introduction to Programming with Python 5
Mathematics: Analysis 5
Collaborative Work 5
Statistics – Probability and Descriptive Statistics 5
Modules ECTS
Object Oriented and Functional Programming with Python 5
Mathematics: Linear Algebra 5
Intercultural and Ethical Decision-Making 5
Statistics – Inferential Statistics 5
Database Modeling and Database Systems 5
Project: Build a Data Mart in SQL 5
Modules ECTS
Business Intelligence 5
Project: Business Intelligence 5
Machine Learning – Supervised Learning 5
Machine Learning – Unsupervised Learning and Feature Engineering 5
Data Science Software Engineering 5
Project: From Model to Production 5


Modules ECTS
Agile Project Management 5
Big Data Technologies 5
Data Quality and Data Wrangling 5
Explorative Data Analysis and Visualization 5
Cloud Computing 5
Seminar: Ethical Considerations in Data Science 5
Modules ECTS
Time Series Analysis 5
Neural Nets and Deep Learning 5
Electives A 10
Electives B 10


Modules ECTS
Electives C 10
Introduction to Data Protection and IT Security 5
Model Engineering 5
Bachelor Thesis & Colloquium 10


During your studies, you can choose from several electives to specialise in the area you’re interested in.

The field of analytical methods is incredibly rich and variegated. Consequently, this specialisation both deepens and widens your understanding of the analytical landscape and the application of advanced analytics in business contexts. This ideally prepares you for a role as an analytic specialist.

Machine learning techniques – in particular from the field of deep learning – are currently being explored in the automation of cognitive tasks like vision, natural language processing and control. This specialisation addresses these application areas, providing you with the relevant knowledge to work in these important areas of technological progress.

This specialisation prepares you for sales and business. The interaction between strategy, marketing, sales and after-sales services is an important tool for sales-oriented companies and a central factor for success. This module teaches you relevant know-how for sales and negotiation talks, different distribution systems, and sales by telephone or trusted digital distribution channels.

This specialisation provides you with a systematic overview of the basic functions of suppliers operating in financial markets and the financial services they offer. In addition to financing and investment with banks and insurance companies, you’ll also examine the various forms of securities transactions, including insurance contracts for risk transfer.


Opt to take a foreign language with your degree. Choose Italian, French, German, Spanish, or Turkish. Options may varybetween degree type.


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