Project Management and Data Science, M.Sc. | Online (optional) | HTW Berlin | Berlin, Germany
24 months
8000 EUR/year
8000 EUR/year
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Top employers need data analysts and project managers who can successfully manage complex, high-level, data-driven projects in an international work environment. The International Master’s in Project Management and Data Science (MPMD) prepares you with academic knowledge, real-world experience and industry connections.

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Application Deadline: 28 February, 2023

Advance your international career

Manage international projects and extensive datasets with confidence. In this two-year, English-taught programme, you’ll learn online from professors with impressive backgrounds in industry and collaborate with peers from 16+ countries.

During the programme, you’ll advance from a foundational understanding of international project management and data analytics to the level of advanced, hands-on expertise in both fields. The curriculum is completed by courses in:

  • Data mining, databases and Big Data
  • International business law and data governance
  • Change management and leadership
  • Cross-cultural negotiation and group facilitation
  • Data governance, data security and regulatory compliance

Full flexibility: Study MPMD on-campus or online

Each module (or course) of the MPMD provides you with a mix of

  • Real-time lectures with your professors from HTW Berlin
  • Case studies in which you will directly apply your new knowledge
  • Self-paced online learning with readings, videos, exercises and opportunities to self-assess your learning progress
  • You will also have the opportunity to co-operate and exchange with your fellow MPMD students from 16+ countries on-campus and online

Lectures will simultaneously be streamed as interactive video conferences, case studies and group work will take place in a hybrid fashion or parallely on-campus and online. You can choose whether to study on-campus or fully online.

High employability

We designed the MPMD programme in consultation with major German companies to make sure you’re prepared to enter a wide range of industries.

Companies employing MPMD graduates, Deutsche Bank, Samsung Electronics, HelloFresh, TomTom, Zalando, ETL (Accenture), Schaeffler AG, Schneider Electric, DECATHLON Germany, AUTO1 Group, Publicis Emil, TIER Mobility, Konica Minolta Business Solutions Europe GmbH, meetyoo conferencing GmbH, NHS England, Solarisbank AG, wefox Group, DATANOMIQ GmbH, Blue Yonder, BWI GmbH, Qreuz GmbH, Supper & Supper GmbH, umlaut GmbH, DAF Holding, TD Reply, EMnify, Workpath, idealo internet GmbH

Areas in which MPMD graduates work

  • Data analysis
  • Business intelligence
  • Project management
  • Controlling
  • Marketing
  • Research
  • HR

Programme Structure

Courses Include:

1st semester
  • International Project Management 
  • Foundations of Data Analytics and Statistical Programming
  • Contract & International Business Law
  • Elective Module
2nd semester
  • International Project Management 
  • Advanced Computational Data Analytics
  • Change Management and Leadership
  • Financial Reporting and Management Information Systems 
3rd semester
  • Project Management and Data Analytics Lab
  • Advanced Data Mining Techniques, Databases and Big Data
  • Practical Data Governance, Data Security, and Regulatory Compliance
  • Emerging Technologies and Artificial Intelligence
  • Elective Module
4th semester
  • Master's Thesis
  • Master's Thesis Seminar and Final Oral Examination
Elective Modules 1st or 3rd semester
  • Negotiation Techniques and Cross-Cultural Communication
  • Interpersonal Dynamics and Group Facilitation
  • Technology Management in Practice

  • Data ethics

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


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120 ECTS


On Campus, Blended, Online

Academic requirements

A bachelor degree with at least 180 ECTS

English requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • At least 1 year of qualified professional experience after acquiring your bachelor’s degree (though not necessarily in the area of project management or data science)
  • Proof of English language proficiency

  • Other evidence of good English language skills may also be accepted.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    8000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 16000 EUR for the full programme during 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    8000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 16000 EUR for the full programme during 24 months.

Tuition fees can be payed in four installments of 4,000 EUR per semester

Living costs for Berlin

836 - 1340 EUR /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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