• Application Deadline
  • 36 months
    Duration
In the Business Information Systems programme students learn how to develop websites and web applications and receive plenty of hands-on experience in technology projects, during their profiling semester and in their internship.In addition to IT expertise, our students receive a profound management education in classic business modules, such as leadership, economics, consulting or risk management.

About

The advent of low cost and effective computing platforms and applications is changing the way we run our businesses. The work which was previously done by employees and managers will either be automated or performed by robots.

Taking these developments into account, we aim to educate graduates who have a unique skill set, broad management knowledge as well as advanced IT expertise. Thanks to the projects, modules and the 5-week block structure, our students learn how to think and act economically, technically and sustainably.

Upon graduation "Business Information Systems" graduates can pave the way for the introduction and implementation of new information technologies in companies. Due to the high international demand for experts with specialised knowledge in management and information technology, our Bachelor of Science graduates have excellent job prospects all around the globe.

Career Perspectives

With a Bachelor of Science in "Business Information Systems" you have vast career options. You can work in different company departments or you can get a position in system development or information management.   

During their studies, students establish contacts with companies and create a professional network. So once they graduate they are able to start a career in a multinational corporation, a startup, an innovative medium-sized business, a consulting firm or a public institution. 

Areas of work:

  • Consulting Firms
  • Insurance Companies
  • IT Consultancies
  • IT Departments
  • Project Management
  • System Development
  • Front End Development
  • Information and Innovation Management
  • Marketing and Sales

Accreditation

FIBAA

Detailed Programme Facts

  • More details: Non-EU/EEA applicants: Please apply at least 3 months before the start of the programme.

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 36 months
  • Credits
    180 ECTS
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus
  • More information Go to the programme website

Programme Structure

1. Semester

  • Principles of Economics
  • Management and Leadership
  • Consulting Fundamentals
  • Berlin IT Ecosystem I
  • Technology Project I
  • Scientific Work I

2. Semester 

  • Economics in Depth: Current Business Questions
  • Principles of Management
  • Programming
  • Berlin IT Ecosystem II
  • Technology Project II
  • Scientific Work II

3. Semester

  • Business Model Generation
  • Digital Economy I: Applied Business Informatics
  • Strategy and Leadership
  • Berlin IT Ecosystem III
  • Technology Project III
  • Scientific Work III

4. Semester

  • Profiling - Business Information Systems
  • Berlin IT Ecosystem IV
  • Technology Project IV
  • Academic Supervision Profiling Semester

5. Semester

  • General Risk Management
  • Digital Business in Depth: Website Creation Project
  • Academic Writing
  • (Block) Berlin IT Ecosystem V
  • Technology Project V
  • Scientific Work V

6. Semester

  • Internship
  • Thesis

English Language Requirements

You only need to take one of these language tests:

  • Minimum required score:

    87

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

    Schedule IELTS
  • Minimum required score:

    59

    PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. Delivered and marked by computer, it reports on a scale between 10 and 90.

Academic Requirements

Admission requirements vary according to the educational background and citizenship of candidates.

The basic requirements are:
  • General higher education entrance qualification (Abitur) or university of applied sciences entrance qualification (Fachhochschulreife)
  • personal/telephone interview
  • Proof of English language proficiency

All applications are examined individually to determine if they meet the admission requirements.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    10200 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 5100 EUR per semester and a duration of 36 months.
  • EU/EEA

    9000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 4500 EUR per semester and a duration of 36 months.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.

Living costs for Berlin

  • 836 - 1340 EUR/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Study loans and some scholarships available.

StudyPortals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

The Global Study Awards: get funded with up to £10,000 to study abroad

Together with the ISIC Association and British Council IELTS, Studyportals offers you the chance to receive up to £10000 to expand your horizon and study abroad. We want to ultimately encourage you to study abroad in order to experience and explore new countries, cultures and languages.