Business Information Systems - Business Data Science

Bachelor of Science

Do you want to learn how artificial intelligence can be used successfully in companies? Then you've come to the right place. Many companies are sitting on a treasure trove of data, but don't have the appropriate skills to mine this treasure.

In our new degree programme, you'll learn to manage Big Data, improve business processes, and make ideal decisions for companies using artificial intelligence (AI). With technical and business knowledge as well as soft skills you are well-prepared to shape digitalisation.

The business knowledge enables you to identify suitable use cases for companies. With your technical knowledge of machine learning and data analytics, you can generate suitable AI models and IT processes. The soft skills enable you to implement the projects smoothly.

Our future-oriented degree programme gives you the opportunity to enter a wide range of industries. You will solve problems in the areas of IT, logistics, finance, health and many others.

Internal link opens in the same window:Apply now for our new study programme Business Information Systems - Business Data Science!

Top prospects
Our students are in high demand on the job market. Position yourself ideally for a successful career!
"According to HR experts, Internal link opens in the same window:the best Business Information Systems graduates of Universities of Applied Sciences come from Furtwangen." (
What's more, according to Germany's biggest ranking (CHE) we are Internal link opens in the same window:TOP 10 Player!

Many years of innovation
The Faculty of Business Information Systems (WI) at Furtwangen University has been offering our students an attractive and proven course of study for 50 years.
You will gain knowledge of computer science, business administration, data science, organisation and soft skills in your programming, databases, business process design, logistics and supply chain management, software engineering, business administration, economics and business intelligence courses.

Workplace relevance
We place particular emphasis on practical relevance and current technologies such as Java, mobile applications, SAP HANA, Big Data both during your studies and during the internship semester. We also offer you the opportunity to gain the Internal link opens in the same window:SAP TS410 certification - an official SAP certificate that is fully recognised on the job market and internationally.

We're looking forward to meeting you!

  • ECTS 210 ECTS
  • Programme duration 7 Semesters
  • Campus Furtwangen Campus
  • Faculty Business Information Systems
  • Programme begins Winter semester (October), Summer semester (March)
  • Application deadline 15 July (winter semester), 15 January (summer semester)
  • Entry requirements University entrance qualification
  • Teaching Language German
  • Accreditation Yes (accredited through the university system accreditation)
Business Data Science (I36640-1)

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