Data Sciencepart time degree programmes for professionals, distance studies

  • Bachelor of Science


  • 6 semesters

    Standard period of study (amount)

  • Erfurt


Overview and admission

Study Type


Admission semester

Admission in all quarters

Area of study

Computer Engineering


Data Science, Phyton, Academic Work, Statistics, SQL, Cloud Computing


Data is the oil of the digital age: If you are passionate about IT systems and software engineering, the IU distance learning programme is just right for you. This is where you learn how to use big data through the use of the latest technologies. In doing so, you acquire all of the knowledge areas that are necessary for the targeted visualisation and analysis of data. By acquiring data-centric methodological skills, you will be able to develop efficient solution strategies for your company and its customers. After your Bachelor's degree course, this know-how will make you a sought-after expert.

Admission modus

open admission

Admission requirements (Link)

Admission requirements

You have completed an apprenticeship or further education, work experience or have already studied? Then let your previous achievements be recognized for the correspondence course! This way you save time as well as tuition fees - namely EUR 30 per recognized ECTS point. \t - Shortening your study time: Skip individual modules or entire semesters! - Save on tuition: For every ECTS point you get you save EUR 30. We will be happy to check before your application for distance learning whether and to what extent we can take your previous achievements into account: noncommittally and 100% online. Simply fill out our online recognition form.

Application deadlines

Winter semester (2023/2024)
  • Application deadline for Germans and inhabitants


  • Deadlines for International Students from the European Union


  • Deadlines for international students from countries that are not members of the European Union


Tuition fee


369.00 EUR / Month

Fees (Link)

Languages of instruction

Main language


DAAD - Deutscher Akademischer Austauschdienst - German Academic Exchange Service