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We design our programmes and courses to be as flexible and innovative as possible—without sacrificing quality. We deliver specialist expertise and innovative learning materials as well as focusing on excellent student services and professional advice. Our programmes are characterised by the effective transfer of subject-specific knowledge and soft skills in order to prepare graduates for the international business world. Our distance learning materials allow you to gain an accredited degree from wherever you are and work around your job or personal commitments.
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Digital, Flexible, 100% online: We offer outstanding, innovative digital learning materials and a great online environment for success in your studies wherever you are with online exams 24/7.
Fully Accredited Degree: All our degrees benefit from German state accreditation and are internationally recognized in major jurisdictions such as the EU, US and UK
Study at a 5-star rated University from QS: IU is the first German university that achieved a 5-star rating for Online Learning from QS
International Focus, Practical Orientation: We focus on practical training and an international outlook which gives IU graduates a decisive advantage: 94% of our graduates have a job within six months of graduation and, after an average of two years on the job, 80% move into management. Plus, we work closely with big companies such as Lufthansa, Sixt, and EY to give you great opportunities and insights.
Scholarships available: Depending on your situation, motivation, and background, we offer scholarships that can reduce your tuition fees by up to 80%.
Start your distance learning degree in Computer Science
Computer Science is a subject that is fast-changing, yet always has its finger on today’s pulse. As such, digital development and other IT fields like big data define the future of our society. For years, there’s been a high and long-unmet demand for experts in this field. Whether in IT or another user-central industry: The Bachelor in Computer Science provides you with all the knowledge and skills to have a successful entry into the Computer Science job market.
A particular focus of this English-speaking Bachelor in Computer Science is Software Engineering, which is currently, practically speaking, the most important subfield. Building on a wide foundational knowledge, this focus is complemented by courses in IT Security, Data Science, and Artificial Intelligence. As well as this, you’ll sharpen your professional profile through additional competencies in data security, project management, and IT law.
Your career in Computer Science
The demand for IT experts is very high worldwide. Currently, software engineers and IT consultants are much sought after, in both national and international job markets. In addition to this, there is a strong demand for specialists in IT Security, Data Science, and Artificial Intelligence. As a graduate of a Bachelor in Computer Science, you will be a valuable asset in almost all fields.
Advantages of a BSc in Computer Science
Become a valuable asset in the Computer Science job marketThe demand for IT specialists is persistent and constantly reaching new heights: Thanks to the English-language instruction, with your degree in Computer Science you’ll be sought after on both the national and international job markets.
SpecialiseIn our IU Bachelor in Computer Science, you can specialise in selected fields, for example, with the modules Mobile Software Engineering, Big Data, and Cloud Technologies, or Software Engineering with Python. By this, you strengthen your personal focus.
A short overview of your study
Degree: Bachelor of Science (BSc)
Credits: 180 ECTS
Start of study: Anytime (no fixed start date or enrolment deadlines)
Study duration: Standard period of study: 36 months. Different time models possible
Study model: Online study including online exams 24/7
Fees: Starting from 315 euros per month* (scholarships available)