Hasso-Plattner-Institut25 Jahre HPI
Hasso-Plattner-Institut25 Jahre HPI

Master of Science in Data Engineering

Excellently Qualified as a Leader for Big Data Projects

An Education for the Jobs of Tomorrow: Excellent Career Prospects for Data Engineers

At a Glance

Application Deadlines:

Juni 1st (winter semester)
December 1st (summer semester)  

The Master’s degree in Data Engineering can be earned in a four semester program at the joint digital engineering faculty of Hasso Plattner Institute and the University of Potsdam. During their studies, students deepen their scientific foundation of computer science and acquire theoretical, methodological and practical skills to handle complex information systems. The focus thereby is on the core areas of data management, data analysis and machine learning. Based on actual problems from industry and research, students learn to map the real process of a big data project.

Why study at Hasso Plattner Institute?

Since 2006, HPI has consistently earned a top spot in the Centre for Higher Education Development (CHE) ranking of the best computer science study programs nationwide.

HPI maintains close ties with the business community with its hands-on training. At the same time, HPI carries out a close academic cooperation with leading universities, such as the elite Stanford University. Students learn in small groups at HPI and receive the intensive support of professors, lecturers and other members of the teaching staff. HPI graduates are highly regarded in industry and research, and have already established contacts to these communities at the beginning of their career.

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