DOUBLE YOUR SECURITY. WITH YOUR BUSINESS INFORMATICS STUDIES.
In most companies, nothing works without IT. That is why the Bachelor’s programme in Business Informatics will provide you with excellent career prospects and make you one of the most sought-after experts on the market. In contrast to pure IT professionals and business administration graduates, you will have both information technology know-how, such as in programming and software development, as well as sound business knowledge. As an all-rounder, you will speak both languages and have the necessary expertise to manage and specifically optimise economic business processes with the help of state-of-the-art information technologies right from the start.
In Business Informatics degree programme, you will gain a foundation that will allow you to optimally control management and customer-related processes on the IT side. The focus of the programme is always on the mediation and specialisation of practical knowledge and skills on the basis of business administration and computer science. That means IU University offers you the best possible foundation for advancing your career or entering a new professional field – whether you choose part-time studies, distance learning or a dual studies.
Information on accreditation and state approval can be found on the sub-page of the degree program.
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- Content of your studies
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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.
As a software developer, you develop and implement software, from individual components to complete applications. Coordinating with users from different departments, you programme solutions that are tailored to the respective needs and requirements. This requires always taking into account the economic framework conditions and making sure that the solutions meet these conditions.
As a business analyst, you will examine business processes and take care of requirements management. This means that you identify, analyse, prioritise, and formulate the requirements for processes and IT systems. You think about existing problems also discover new opportunities. You coordinate the feasibility of solutions with the IT department while also paying attention to economical product solutions that fit the business strategy. You also ensure that everyone involved works smoothly together until implementation.
As an IT consultant, you advise companies on IT projects. For example, you support the implementation of a cloud infrastructure or the introduction and maintenance of IT systems. You are involved at all stages in projects from planning to implementation. Your goal is to improve applications and processes, making IT-supported workflows more effective.
- Basics of industrial software technology
- Object-oriented programming
- Quality assurance in the software process
- Cost and performance accounting
- Mathematical foundations
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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The study that adapts to your life
For maximum freedom - study 100% flexible
You study completely on your own terms – whenever, wherever and however you want! Get the perfect blend of innovative study tools, interactive study formats via video chat (live or on demand) and personal support.
Are you busy at work, do you have a family, want to travel or take care of other projects while you study? Go for it!
You can expect a variety of innovative tools for every type of learner, e.g. our smart IU Learn app, digital scripts, interactive books and learning videos. You can take your exams online 24/7.
Depending on your personal or professional situation, you are free to decide whether to take one course after the other or several in parallel.
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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Study the way you want after graduating from high school. Campus or online - you decide.
Study on campus during the day or in the virtual lecture hall, exchange ideas with professors and fellow students and deepen your knowledge on our digital platform. This way you will benefit from the perfect mix of classic student life and flexible online studies!
If you want, our 15 locations are always available for you to study and meet new people.
In myStudium, you will be able to seamlessly combine freedom and structure! You will study two to three days a week on campus and deepen your knowledge flexibly on our digital learning platform with innovative tools.
Our experienced professors come directly from the professional world and will teach you the latest in science and practice in modern subjects. This will optimally prepare you for real professional life.
You can start myStudium four times a year. We have neither NC nor waiting semesters or entrance exams.
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Studies or work experience? Why not both?
You will study in person or virtually and learn how to put your knowledge into practice during your practical phases in a company. The perfect mix of theory and practical experience, tailored exactly to you and your needs.
You will regularly alternate between theory and practice and thus learn to apply what you have learned directly with your practice partner. The structure and the schedule of the course are fixed.
Our network of over 10,000 practice partners is there for you; but you can also count on our support in finding a practice partner.
Of course, your practice partner will also pay all your tuition fees. With us, you will pay nothing at all.
Our professor come from the real world because we value practical content instead of just pure isolated theory. Of course, our degree programmes are accredited and state-recognised.
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