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University of the Information Society
A strong foundation in computer science and interdisciplinary combination of many disciplines of information technology provides an excellent basis for your education. The university wants to achieve even more: it wants to advance the scientific-technological development of the information society and wants to take advantage of the opportunities offered by the information and knowledge society.
The University has a focus on the study of sciences and cultural studies. The original institution was founded in 1614. There are five faculties and 67 degree programs. With over 7,500 students the Faculty of Cultural Sciences is the largest.
The population is around 150.000 and it is in North Rhine-Westphalia. It is one of the most important centers of the computer science industry in Germany. The German computer pioneer Heinz Nixdorf had a great impact on the city. He has a museum named after him, which is the 7. Biggest computer museum in the world. A historical town center, an old castle, a wide range of cultural activities, plenty of green areas and hiking trails make it a very attractive place to live.
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|Degree Name: Bachelor of Science
Application Fee: None
Application Time: 4 Times a Year
Previous German Knowledge: None
Language Preparation Cost: 500 EUR/ Semester
Language Preparation Duration: 2 Semesters
Program Duration: 6 Semesters
Developing your own app, inventing digital business models, distilling knowledge from data, digitalizing processes and networking people – there are many possibilities for business information specialists to use digital technologies for our work and life. In our program you will learn how digital technologies work, how to develop them and how to use them sensibly. It combines the methods of economics and computer science – and is much more than just an intersection. The economical informatics models and analyzes economic and develops custom-fit information technology, which donates a use for humans, enterprises and our society. At the end of your studies, you will be able to structure and analyze operational relationships, develop and implement software using programming languages, analyze data, find optimal solutions for planning problems, digitize processes, transform organizations, and demonstrate the added value of digital technologies.
At the University, Computer Engineering / Business, is well developed and closely embedded in the Faculty of Economics and the Institute of Information Technology. You can thus choose from a selection of specializations, business administration, economics and computer science that is unique in Germany – you will always learn from qualified experts. Due to our size and diversity, we also have an excellent infrastructure and an excellent international network.
The first and second semesters form the assessment phase, in which you learn the necessary basic knowledge of business informatics, computer science and economics. In small groups, the so-called mentoring courses, we prepare you specifically for the demands of your studies.
Equipped with the necessary basic knowledge, you can develop your own areas of specialization in the profiling phase (3rd – 6th semester). Here you can concentrate on modules of business informatics (data science, optimization, digital markets, ERP systems, social media) and supplement them with modules from other disciplines (informatics, business administration or economics). In addition, we offer certification courses and project work. In this way you form the basis for a lifelong career in business informatics.
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