The online graduate program in Data Engineering Technologies (online) offers a fascinating and profound insight into the methods and technologies of this rapidly growing area. The program combines the big data aspects of “Data Analytics” and “Data Science” with the technological challenges of data acquisition, curation, and management via databases and warehouses, big data pipelines, and cloud computing. Thus, the program provides the essentials for paving the way to a successful career in data engineering: computer skills and mathematical understanding paired with acquiring experience in selected application fields.
MSc Data Engineering Technologies (online)
Program duration: 2 Years (4 semesters)
Degree and ECTS points: Master of Science, 120 ECTS
Starting date: Fall 2024
The master program in DET (online) applies proven and effective teaching and learning modalities that engage distance learners and support a vibrant learning community. This means that students participate in online courses with predominantly asynchronous lectures and learning activities complemented by synchronous tutorials and hands-on sessions. Students are guided and supported by faculty and experienced tutors and lecturers to transfer acquired knowledge into practice. The hands-on elements include dedicated collaboration with other students using tools and concepts that enable distributed work from different places and different time zones. Students enrolled in online study programs will find their course materials, such as videos, case studies, scholarly articles, websites, podcasts, online games, etc., on a Learning Management Software (LMS) platform provided by Constructor University.
The Data Engineering Technologies (online) program requires students to hold a bachelor’s degree in computer science, physics, applied mathematics, statistics, electrical engineering, communications engineering, or related disciplines. Applicants need to prove a strong interest in the contents of the study program in a motivation letter. The following documents need to be submitted with the application:
- Letter of motivation
- Curriculum vitae (CV)
- Official or certified copies of university transcripts
- Bachelor’s degree certificate or equivalent
- Language proficiency test results (minimum score of 90 (TOEFL), 6.5 (IELTS) or 110 (Duolingo)).
- Copy of Passport
- Letter of recommendation (optional).
Students are guided through their studies via the state-of-the-art Learning Management System (LMS) provided by Constructor, leveraging an active approach to knowledge discovery.
Tutors and lecturers support our students in their learning through virtual study groups, peer evaluation, and mentoring. This is an online program with optional blended elements such as internships at our partner institutions to gain professional experience
The study program Data Engineering is part of the School of Computer Science & Engineering.
Understanding the worldwide flow of people, goods and information is important in today’s globalized world.
Information influences the life of the individual and the cohesion of societies and cultures in many different ways.
Expertise in different disciplines, such as computer science, communication technology, logistics, mathematics and psychology are brought together in the development of new solutions.