TU Wien Informatics

20 Years

BSc Business Informatics

  • Bachelor Program
  • UE 033 526

Companies no longer work without information technology. From giant tech corporations to small firms, business informatics shapes the digital world of work. Combine data analytics, financial transactions, management and logistics to develop the technologies of the future – today.



  • Duration: 6 Semesters
  • ECTS Worth: 180
  • Degree: Bachelor of Science (BSc)
  • Language: German
  • Restricted Admission: Yes / Process
  • Curriculum: PDF / Courses
  • Questions? — We have answers

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What to expect?

In the Business Informatics bachelor, you will learn how to plan, analyze, develop and implement information and communication systems for business. Theory and practice are closely linked.

At TU Wien, you’ll get to know all the basics of informatics, mathematics, and economics that you need. Data structures, algorithms, software engineering, accounting, and management are only part of your comprehensive education.

As an expert in Business Informatics, you are a mediator between IT and business and develop meaningful and sustainable strategies for our environment and society.

Why all this?

With your bachelor’s degree in Business Informatics, you are in high demand – whether in business, industry, or research and development. Work as a data scientist, software engineer, enterprise architect, IT manager, and more.

Develop, research, program, communicate, advise companies, manage IT projects or start your own company. With a bachelor’s degree in Business Informatics you are well prepared for an international IT career.


Semester overview

In the orientation phase (StEOP), you’ll learn mathematics, programming, accounting, systems design, and data structure. In short: all the essential basics.

Structural Sciences

Structural Sciences cover the mathematical foundation of computer science, including statistics, probability theory, and theoretical computer science.

Business Sciences

The basics of business administration are just as essential as economics and management. You will gain insights into organization, management, and optimization of companies.

Information Technology

Computational thinking and computer science are the core learnings of Information Technology. You’ll learn programming, software and systems engineering and implement real-world projects.

Business Informatics

In Business Informatics, we’ll teach you how databases work, how to model systems, and develop web applications. You’ll understand how business strategies and information systems interact and solve legal and security issues.


You are deeply immersed in a rich environment full of exciting ideas and interesting challenges that foster your talents and provide new experiences:

  • Join our Bachelor with Honors program! Our excellence program enables you to prove your potential in individually designed challenges, nurture your talents, and engage you in scientific research.
  • Participate in our student mobility programs! International exchange is in our DNA. Meet students, researchers, and lecturers from all over the world, participate in Erasmus, and join our double degree programs during your Masters.
  • Come for the Bachelor; stay for the Master and Doctorate! A bachelor’s degree is the ideal preparation for one of our Master programs and a doctorate at the TU Wien Informatics Doctoral School. And we are always looking for excellent candidates for open positions in the scientific field.
  • Get to know the people and research! We are proud of the distinguished scholars and researchers who make up our diverse faculty. Find out who they are, what projects our research units are working on, and stay in touch through our newsroom and social media channels.
  • Enjoy Vienna! Our campus is located directly in the heart of Vienna. Besides Vienna ranking as the city with the highest quality of life and TU Wien Informatics in the Global Top 15% in Computer Science, there are numerous more reasons why you should study with us.

You’re more than just a number when you study with us. Be part of TU Wien Informatics!

Frequently Asked Questions

Yes, access to all bachelor programs at TU Wien is restricted. In order to apply to one of our bachelor programs, you need to participate in an admission procedure. In addition, you need to prove your prove your proficiency in German. Head over to our First Steps page to learn more.
Simply browse through the individual pages for our programs (see above). Each page provides an overview of the program, as well as links to the full curriculum, list of courses, and answers to program-specific questions. If you have additional questions, the student council offers a wide range of advisory services: FS Inf, FS Winf.
Head over to our First Steps page. It has all the important information, dates, events, and todos for the beginning of your first semester.

Anyone who studies a Software and Information Engineering, Media Informatics and Visual Computing, or Medical Informatics bachelor program can complete it until October 31, 2028. Alternatively, switching to the new Bachelor Informatics program is possible at any time before and after this deadline.

More question? Email us at studiendekanat.informatik@tuwien.ac.at!

Please send an e-mail to studienabteilung@tuwien.ac.at with your request and a scan/photo of your TU Card.

All details about the switch in our Transitional Provisions page.

More question? Email us at studiendekanat.informatik@tuwien.ac.at!

Courses that are continued in the new Bachelor of Informatics do not have to be credited – this will happen automatically. In addition, courses listed in the Switching to Bachelor Informatics document, as well as free electives and Transferable Skills completed at TU Wien, are also automatically recognized.

Coursed credited for an expiring bachelor program are NOT automatically valid for the new Bachelor of Informatics!

Courses that are DISCONTINUED in the new Bachelor of Informatics must be credited within two semesters of starting the new program. Fill in the relevant form and send them together with the official signed transcripts via email. As soon as the decision about your application has been received, you will be notified.

More question? Email us at studiendekanat.informatik@tuwien.ac.at!

Open thesis topics are usually announced via TISS. To see all available bachelor thesis topics, please configure the TISS search form as follows (we unfortunately can’t provide a direct link): Click the “Extended Search” button, set thesis type to “Bachelor Thesis”, set faculty to “Faculty of Informatics”, and click the “Search” button.
We’ve prepared a nice step-by-step guide on how to apply for your bachelor degree. Please follow the guide and if you have any questions, contact our Study Services team.