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.