Are you keen to design computer-aided application systems and use them in practice? To combine business studies and computer science and so help to deliver novel outcomes and knowledge? If you are, then our Bachelor degree programme in Business Information Technology is right for you!
The impact of information and communications technology on everyday social and business contexts grows constantly. Standard software, databases and internet applications are commonplace components of our everyday lives. Custom IT architectures are created and processes designed on the basis of company aims and objectives. It will be your task as a developer, consultant, project collaborator or IT manager to master complex IT solutions. Business information technology may be a relatively young discipline but it has already become an indispensable part of every sector.
Our accredited B.Sc. in Business Information Technology will prepare you optimally for the tasks that lie ahead. You can also go on to study for a M.Sc. in Computer Science in a further three semesters, opening even more doors to career opportunities! You can be confident of making the right choice!
- Applied computing
- Dual degree
- Study abroad
|Presence of students||On-campus|
|Enrollment capacity per term||75|
|Total number of enrolled students||350|
|Tuition and fees per year||0.00 EUR|
Prof. Dr. Markus Westner is professor in the Faculty of Computer Science and Mathematics at OTH Regensburg, a Technical University for Applied Sciences. As an academic and educator he specializes in IT-Performance-Management and Management Consulting. His main research interests are in IT-Strategy and IT-Sourcing. Furthermore, he is passionate about improving the learning opportunities of his students by applying innovative teaching didactics. His doctoral thesis (German PhD equivalent) focused on success factors for implementing and managing IT offshoring projects. He also holds a Master of Computing degree from Unitec Institute of Technology, Auckland (New Zealand), and a diploma in Business Administration (German MBA equivalent) with distinction from EBS University, Oestrich-Winkel (Germany).
Markus is Associate Editor for Information & Management (I&M). Furthermore, he acted as reviewer for the Americas Conference on Information Systems (AMCIS), European Conference on Information Systems (ECIS), HMD Praxis der Wirtschaftsinformatik, Information Systems Management (ISM), JITTA, and Organizacija.
He is Dean of Study Affairs, International Coordinator in the Faculty of Computer Science and Mathematics, member of the Faculty Council and E-Learning Coordinator of the university.
Before he started his academic career he worked as a management consultant in a project manager position for Bain & Company, one of the world’s largest management consultancies, in their Munich office. In this position he advised clients from the financial services, telecommunications, and high tech sector regarding issues of strategy, organization, and performance improvement.