This unique combination of business and technology will help you build a future-oriented career in a global company or an innovative start-up.
Become an expert in data science by mastering analytics, visualization, and governance of data, and discover the fascinating world of AI. This program also covers general business skills, which will boost your employability.
You will benefit from a highly international atmosphere by studying at GISMA Business School at the Berlin-Potsdam campus, in close proximity to global companies such as SAP. You’ll also have the opportunity to spend a semester abroad – choose from a selection of leading technology hubs such as London, Shanghai, and Singapore. You can combine this with an internship or business project so that you’ll be ready to kick-start your career as soon as you graduate.
Accreditations and rankings
GISMA Business school is AMBA accredited but also has a long history of working with partner universities in Europe and has been trusted to deliver partner programmes accredited by AACSB, AMBA, EQUIS, and EPAS.
Who is the program for?
The program is perfect for those who are passionate about data and cutting-edge technology and who seek to combine this passion with general business skills and intercultural competencies to enhance their job prospects in the field of data and AI.
What will you learn?
This program covers all aspects of data science, from statistical modeling to big data and data governance. You’ll dive into the highly relevant topic of AI and predictive analytics and you’ll learn to make strategic decisions based on data. You will also acquire intercultural communication skills and digital business competencies such as digital marketing and economics. With this diverse and valuable skillset, you will be an asset to any technology company anywhere in the world.
How will you study?
GISMA Business School supports flexible and individual learning by applying a systematic hybrid learning scheme.
You will spend part of your lectures in class at our Berlin-Potsdam campus. These face-to-face phases are complemented by e-learning sessions. You will work on cases, reflect on readings, take part in online discussions, and participate in group exercises and projects. This variety of learning methods is part of our unique teaching strategy, which includes student-centered pedagogy, project-based learning, collaborative learning, and personalized coaching.
Data Science and AI
Data, AI and the Digital Enterprise
Introducing Computing and Information Technology
Data Analytics and Computing Tools
AI and Predictive Analytics
Applied Statistical Modelling
Data Visualisation and Big Data
Data-Driven Strategic Decision Making
Data Governance, Security and Ethics
General business competencies
Digital Transformation and Cases
Economics and Digital Economics
Circular Economy and Sustainability
Innovation Management in a Digital and Globalized World
Digital Marketing and Analytics
Leadership in a Digitalised & Globalized World
Action and intercultural competencies
Foreign Language I
Intercultural Skills and Ethics
Creative Problem Solving and Strategy Development
Study Abroad, Internship or Career Development Semester: Scientific and Methods Competencies
Academic Writing and Research Methods
Partnerships with some of the best educational institutions from around the world
Programs with top global rankings – the Grenoble MIB is ranked 20th in the world by the Economist in 2017
International student cohort with over 40 nationalities represented - expand your network
Excellent student services such as a dedicated Career Centre, visa support, and accommodation team
Scholarships and flexible payment plans available
Graduates will be entitled to apply for an 18-month post-study residence permit to take advantage of career opportunities in Germany
Free German classes
Programs taught 100% in English - the language of international communication
Germany has the 2nd best unemployment rate in the EU, at 3.4%*.
4th Best Graduate starting salary at £40,650 in Europe, with a growing economy**.
Germany is the most popular option for international students looking to study in Europe; It is recognized for its high-quality education and you can experience this with GISMA.
Berlin, Germany’s capital is the start-up technology capital of Europe.
Berlin is the largest city in the EU and has a thriving business scene, offering a range of job opportunities for young professionals and graduates.
Germany is well known for its rich history in culture and arts, offering students an enriching international experience whilst combining world-class education from our globally ranked partner institutions.
***According to statistics and data from ICEF monitor.
General university entrance qualification
English proficiency: B2 (IELTS 5.5) or equivalent
Non-standard entry: non-standard applicants are welcome to apply. Enquire for more details.