Computer Science

Bachelor of Science

Solid grounding in Computer Science with 3 areas of specialization

In the Bachelor of Computer Science programme you can choose between 3 interesting areas of specialization: Software Engineering, Networks and IT Security, and Technical Computer Science. During the foundation studies in the first two semesters, all students take the same courses. You select your area of specialization at the beginning of the 3rd semester.

Computer Science in Furtwangen is a success story looking back over 45 years. We regularly achieve top placings in rankings. The Faculty was voted in the top 10 across the country by "Wirtschaftswoche" in 2016.

Whether you are planning a career in software development, in technical systems development, network management, IT consulting or project management – with our computer science degree, you are well-prepared for the digital future.

Software Engineering Specialization

In this specialization you will learn about the process of software development as an entire system. At the same time you will learn about modern software technologies in order to design and realize large IT systems. Software engineering, programming models and open source-based development are the focus of this area of specialization.

Networks and IT Security Specialization

If you want to play a part in shaping a networked world, then this area of specialization is the right one for you. The focus on computer networks, network management, data security and IT security management provides you with the expertise required for this booming market.

Technical Computer Science Specialization

In this area of specialization you will be working mainly on the development of embedded systems. These mainly invisible minicomputers can be found in almost all technical devices: in cars, smartphones, medical devices, industrial plants and household appliances. The focus on embedded systems, programmable components and hardware/software codesign prepares you for a range of innovative, future-oriented work.

  • ECTS 210 ECTS
  • Programme duration 7 Semesters
  • Location Furtwangen
  • Faculty Computer Science
  • 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 (ACQUIN)