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Business Information Technology, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 36 months
    Duration
Basel, Switzerland
Business information technology specialists are equally familiar with business and IT. Their job is to analyse business requirements, model and design solutions, and communicate skillfully with people in different roles and professions. The bachelor degree in Business Information Technology is offered by the University of Applied Sciences and Arts Northwestern Switzerland. 
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Overview

As a business information technology specialist you will find broad opportunities for varied roles in IT services and consulting or in the IT departments of companies and public administrations. The bachelor degree in Business Information Technology is offered by the University of Applied Sciences and Arts Northwestern Switzerland. 

In your job you have to consider the needs of users while being aware of the technical, organisational and financial resources available. To find the best possible solution you will liaise with internal and external partners and use appropriate models to describe your findings.

Your studies will equip you with the ability to systematically analyse big data within an organisation and actively shape business processes. You can work in a consulting role to develop new e-business services and prepare the successful launch of new products. As you gain experience you will develop leadership skills, effectively driving the digital aspects of a corporate strategy.

Career Development

  • As a business information technology specialist you will find broad job opportunities for varied roles in IT services and consulting or in the IT departments of companies and public administrations. 
  • In your job you will have to consider the needs of users while being aware of the technical, organisational and financial resources available. To find the best possible solution you will liaise with internal and external partners and use appropriate models to describe your findings.
  • Business IT experts are in great demand in companies ranging from SMEs and ambitious start-ups to multinational corporations. Many attractive jobs await you with great potential for the future – with either more emphasis on business or on IT depending on your interests and preferences.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity

    You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.

    Full-time
    • Full-time duration 36 months
    Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    180 ECTS
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Business Administration 
  • Information Technology 
  • Business Information Technology.

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

General Requirements

  • Professional Baccalaureate, commercial or technical
  • Commercial School (with Professional Baccalaureate)
  • Other Professional Baccalaureate
  • General Baccalaureate 
  • International Baccalaureate 
  • Specialised Middle School Baccalaureate
  • German University of Applied Sciences Entry Diploma entitling studies in all federal states of Germany 
  • Higher Vocational School

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1310 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 655 EUR per semester and a duration of 36 months.
  • EU/EEA

    1310 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 655 EUR per semester and a duration of 36 months.
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  • Semester fee: CHF 700.

Living costs for Basel

  • 1615 - 2340 CHF/month
    Living Costs

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

Funding

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