Main focus and contents of studies

PRACTICAL COMPUTER SCIENCES Graduates of this course of study find employment in software houses and IT departments, for instance in banks and insurance companies. For at the FHDW the students acquire the knowledge to be able to develop innovative IT solutions from a business application concept, using modern technology.

COMPUTER SCIENCES FOR ENGINEERS This course of study teaches the know-how for engineering tasks in automation, control technology and automotive and communication technology. The core of future activities will involve integrating hardware and software components and developing customised systems from these. 


Title of degreeBachelor of Science (B.Sc.)
Regular duration of course3 years
Commencement of studiesOctober of each year
Fees€670 per month
Structure of studiesFulltime study course with six integrated practical phases
Admission requirements“Fachhochschulreife” Advanced School Leaving Certificate
Place of studiesHanover
Assessment of suitability,
Selection criteria
Selection procedure (knowledge of English, knowledge of Mathematics, social competence)
Transition to the traditional study systemIndividual test for those changing from other degree courses