Business Informatics, MSc

Faculty: Informatics


Academic discipline: Computer Science and Information Technology

Qualification: Business Informatics Engineer

Starting date: September/February

Language requirements: English language proficiency (TOEFL 547 /IELTS 6.0 /oral examination)

Academic requirements: Relevant bachelor’s degree in information technology

Duration: 4 semesters
ECTS credits: 120

Tuition fee: 7,500 USD/year

Other fees: application fee 150 USD, entrance procedure fee 350 USD

Short description:

The aim of the program is to provide professionals to the labor market who are able to understand complex economical processes, reveal problems, and propose alternatives for solutions. They are able to identify demands raised regarding information systems that support value-creating processes, develop and manage applications, perform and coordinate R&D tasks, and continue their studies in PhD programs.

Lecture, seminar: 40%

Practice: 60%


Main subjects typically include (this list is indicative and may change):


Year Main subjects
1 Management Science, Developing Data Handling Programs, Fundamentals of Software Development and Software Testing, Foundations of Computer Security, Financial Mathematics, Introduction to SAP - End user level, Advanced Spreadsheets, Big Data Analytics, Data Visualization, Computer Statistics, Corporate Finance, Strategic Management, Introduction to SAP - Developer level, International Business, Decision Support Systems
2 Advanced Data Security, Digital Marketing, Foundations of Artificial Intelligence, Management of Value Creating Processes, Thesis

During their studies students have the opportunity to receive the certificate ‘SAS Business Modeler Badge’ from the market leader of business analytics softwares, and various industrial certificates via the Certiport test center of the Faculty of Informatics.


Internship, practice: Students should complete a 6-week internship either at the university working on research projects or at a multinational or local company.


More information about the program can be found here.


Career prospects: Business Informatics Engineer, MSc graduates can easily find positions in the labor market as system supporters at large enterprises, business software developers, business analysts, and IT managers.



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