Business Informatics (Bachelor)

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The bachelor’s programme in Business Informatics prepares students to deal with the organisation of operational and institutional information and decision-making structures. Business informatics uses business administration models and descriptions, as well as techniques and procedures from the area of computer science. The bachelor’s programme focuses on algorithmic modelling and an IT-specific approach to economic questions. Some courses are held in English. Business informatics deals with the utilisation, design and development of information and communication systems and their implementation in companies.

Bachelor of Science

Degree Programme Code: 033 526

6 semesters / 180 ECTS credits

Language: German

Entrance exam procedure


Facts & Figures

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Data updated on: 28.12.2022

*Click here for further information on statistical data in the field of teaching and learning. (in German)


Instruction Language German

Please note that the instruction language of this programme is German. To start the degree programme, you need to hold a certificate of German proficiency on C1 level.

Study programme

The bachelor’s programme comprises four groups of compulsory modules: Computer Science, Mathematics, Business Informatics and Economics. By selecting core subjects, students can specialise in certain subject areas. Moreover, students have the opportunity to select electives to further specialise in a specific subject area or supplement their knowledge. To successfully complete the programme, students have to write two bachelor’s theses.

Five concepts

which you will deal with during your studies:

  • Network technologies
  • Data structures
  • Network technologies
  • Information management
  • Systems engineering

... and many more.

 Overview of the programme structure & topics

Here you find the current offer of courses for this programme to gain better insight into the topics and structure. For more information please click on the respective level.

After Graduation

Graduates can work in the following areas:

  • work process management,
  • controlling,
  • knowledge management,
  • online marketing,
  • IT security
  • the Enterprise Architecture development.

Graduates' Perspective on the Degree Programme

Graduate Survey

The University asks graduates to provide their opinion about the degree programme immediately after graduating. The survey results show how graduates evaluate the degree programme they completed from a subject-specific and organisational perspective.


The graduate survey is an important feedback tool for continuously improving the quality of studies.

Graduates ...

  • say that this degree programme receives the grade: 2.5 (good)
  • rate the level of difficulty as: 3.9 (high)

→ These results are basd on feedback from 32 graduates.

*Detailed information about the implementation, analysis and use of the survey as well as further data can be found in the bachelor’s programme in Business Informatics graduation survey (in German).

Career Tracking of Graduates

The tracking of graduates provides information about the career paths of the University of Vienna graduates and aims at providing guidance for career entry after graduation (e.g. questions about the duration of job search until first employment after graduation, salary development and sectors that graduates are active in).

3 years after graduation ...

  • 83% of graduates residing in Austria are gainfully employed.
  • graduates earn approx. € 3,351 gross/month.
  • graduates work e.g. in the computer programming, consultancy and related activities sector.

*You can find precise information on implementation, evaluation and use as well as further data for this degree programme in the graduate tracking "BA Business Informatics".