Bachelor of Science - Business Informatics

The perfect combination of theory and practice

With the dual study program in business informatics at CENIT you lay the ideal foundation for your career! With its link between theory and practice, this degree program is versatile, multifaceted and offers the very best prerequisites for a successful start to your career. At the Baden-Wuerttemberg Cooperative State University (DHBW) in Stuttgart, you will obtain extensive knowledge from the area of business informatics which you can then implement in customer projects within the company. Upon completing this program, you will be awarded the academic degree Bachelor of Science.

    • The dual study program business informatics offers you an exciting job at the interface between business and information technology. During the theoretical part at the Baden-Wuerttemberg Cooperative State University (DHBW) in Stuttgart, you will receive detailed specialist knowledge of current IT technologies as well as business-related matters. You can the consolidate and apply this knowledge during the practical stages in the company. Here you will have the opportunity to work in various areas and departments within CENIT.

      Even during the very early stages of your studies, we will give you the opportunity to perform useful and responsible tasks to gain valuable experience. As an aspiring graduate in business informatics, you will learn to develop, plan, implement and service operative information and communication systems. To this end, you will analyze the internal organizational structure of our customers. Your task will also involve the support of complex customer projects, such as holding training sessions or working onsite at customers. Also the programming knowledge you acquire at DHBW will be put to use at our company: For example, the integration of new source codes or within the framework of own solutions developed for various issues. Further contents you will encounter during your practical phases are internal workshops and training.

    • The dual degree program for business informatics extends over a period of three years, alternating every three months between the university and the company. During the theoretical phases, you will attend courses and lectures at the Baden-Wuerttemberg Cooperative State University (DHBW), each block lasting three months. Here you, along with your fellow students from other companies, acquire extensive knowledge from the broad field of business informatics. The main elements of the degree program are:

      • Basics of computer technology and informatics
      • Algorithms and data structures, programming languages
      • Mathematics, statistics
      • Practical data processing
      • Software engineering, communication and network technology
      • Operating systems, web engineering and multimedia
      • Business studies, project management, laboratory/seminar

      During the practical phases, you will work either at the company or onsite at one of our customers. Your training at CENIT will also be supplemented by internal soft-skill training programs, programming training and business-related training.

      The dual degree program for business informatics is available at our headquarters in Stuttgart. The theoretical phases of the degree program will take place at the Baden-Wuerttemberg Cooperative State University (DHBW).

    • For the dual study program for applied computer sciences you should have an affinity to and a fundamental understanding and interest in the field of computer sciences. Plus, interdisciplinary and logical reasoning, technical understanding and creativity should be among you personal strengths. Some fundamental knowledge of computer sciences is also beneficial. Are you also communicative, able to work in a team and willing to learn? Then you are the one we are looking for!

      An advanced technical college entrance qualification (equivalent to the German diplomas Allgemeine Hochschulreife or Allgemeine Fachhochschulreife) is the prerequisite for a dual course in Applied Computer Science. Your minimum grade should be a B or an equivalent. You should definitely have good grades in the subjects German, Math, English and Science.

      If you have the German "Allgemeine Fachhochschulreife" you must also pass the general scholastic aptitude test in line with the admission requirements of the DHBW.

    • CENIT AG offers permanent employment to a large portion of their graduates. Last year, we offered 60 % of our graduates employment. After you graduate you could work as a software developer in one of our departments. Here you can work on, solve and realize complex tasks and exciting customer projects.


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What are the next steps then?

  • We will confirm receipt of your application and have a detailed observation of your application.
  • Afterwards you receive a feedback or you will be directly invited to an applicant day. Here, you have the possibility to catch a whiff of “CENIT-air” and we are able to get to know you with your strengths.
  • Directly that day or very prompt afterwards, you receive a feedback whether we can offer you a training- or dual student position with us. In any case you will receive a feedback with an evaluation, if you like.