DEVELOP YOUR FUTURE. STUDY SOFTWARE DEVELOPMENT.
In times of digital growth, the need for skilled programmers is higher than ever and with your Bachelor's degree in software development, you not only have good career prospects in the future, but almost every industry is open to you, because the design, implementation and operation of functional software is nowadays a basic prerequisite for successful business and a functioning society. The Bachelor of Science at IU International University of Applied Sciences provides you with all the necessary skills to work successfully as a developer in the IT departments of larger companies or software houses.
With an affinity for technology and a strong enthusiasm for solving problems through software, you are well prepared for your studies in software development. The practical-oriented introduction to professional software development is ensured by one new technology and programming language per semester, which are then also applied in different projects. With the numerous specialisations such as "Data Science and Object-Oriented Programming with Python", "Internet of Things and Embedded Systems" or "Augmented, Mixed and Virtual Reality", you have numerous opportunities to pursue your very own career-specific "learning journeys".
Information on accreditation and state approval can be found on the sub-page of the degree program.
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Why you should study at IU
- SALARY INCREASE up to 20%
- By studying at IU International University, you can expect up to 20% more salary in your future career.
- MORE RESPONSIBILITY IN THE JOBS OF THE FUTURE
- The job market is constantly changing - studying with us gives you the perfect preparation for the business world.
- OPTIMAL PROMOTION AND CAREER OPPORTUNITIES
- Start out in the professional world without compromises - no problem with a degree from us.
Frontend Engineer (m/f/d)
Backend Developer (m/f/d)
Designing complex processes in the background and guaranteeing a smooth workflow: Your job as a backend developer will bring many challenges, which you will master with ease after your successful bachelor's degree at IU. You will specialise in the development of server-side software without a graphical user interface. Your responsibilities will include the development, conception, implementation and maintenance of a system or application.
- Software Engineering Principles
- Requirements Engineering
- Database Modeling and Database Systems
- Software Quality Assurance
- IT Architecture Management
- Techniques and methods for agile software development
Our bachelor's degree programs are generally free admission programs. Precondition, in any case, is at least a university entrance qualification in the form of:
- A General qualification diploma or vocational technical diploma
- An entrance qualification for studies at universities of applied sciences
- A master craftsman's diploma
- Or advanced further training
- Or at least two years of vocational training plus at least three years of professional experience.
For detailed information and advice about possible exceptions, please refer to the corresponding subpage of the respective bachelor's degree program.
Have you already completed a vocational training, have you been working professionally for several years or have you been able to successfully complete your studies? Perfect! This is because you can then have certain prior credits and academic achievements specifically recognized to shorten your study time and reduce your tuition fees.
You can find out which of your previous degrees, certificates or professional experience and skills can be credited to you on the websites of the individual course of study or directly from the student advisor for the location you are interested in.
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If you need more time than planned, you can simply take a semester off or extend your studies by up to 12 months – completely free of charge!
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