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Integrated degree course in business management 

Integrated degree course in business management

Modern business is defined by globalised, dynamic markets with complex information and communication systems. We need brilliantly trained young people in order to thrive in this environment. Our integrated degree programme in business informatics will thoroughly prepare you for the demands of the international job market and the challenges posed by digitalization. And you’ll acquire valuable practical experience along the way, from your very first semester onwards.

Business informatics (Application Management) – bachelor of science (BSc)

Developing information and network systems, optimising business processes and introducing and overseeing new programs – business computer scientists work at the interface between business informatics and computer science. You will complete the operational part of your training in IT with us, as well as in various fields. Your theoretical studies will take place at the Duale Hochschule Stuttgart.

Are you highly self-motivated and eager to engage with ever-changing IT systems? Do you want to further develop your good communication and social skills? Then studying business informatics is bound to be the right choice for you.

  • Duration of study: Three years/six semesters
  • Course begins: October, preceded by a placement in September for several weeks
  • School-leaving qualifications: General or subject-specific qualification for admission to higher education
  • Requirements: Joined-up thinking, good interpersonal skills, enjoys working with IT, excellent maths skills*
  • Training locations: Esslingen am Neckar (Baden-Württemberg) and the Duale Hochschule Stuttgart

Find more information about the course and the Duale Hochschule Stuttgart here.


*check it with a selftest of the Duale Hochschule Stuttgart.

Business informatics (Data Science) – bachelor of science (BSc)

Developing information and communication systems, optimising business processes, introducing and overseeing new programs, analysing information as well as large amounts of data and recommending appropriate actions – business computer scientists work at the interface between business management, computer science and big data. You will complete the operational part of your training in IT with us, in a variety of departments. Your studies will take place at the Duale Hochschule Ravensburg (the Cooperative State University).

Are you highly self-motivated and eager to get involved with ever-changing IT systems and big data? Do you want to further develop your good communication and social skills? Then studying business informatics is bound to be the right choice for you.

  • Duration of study: Three years/six semesters
  • Course begins: October, preceded by a placement in September for several weeks
  • School-leaving qualifications: General or subject-specific qualification for admission to higher education
  • Requirements: Joined-up thinking, good interpersonal skills, enjoys working with IT, excellent maths skills*
  • Training locations: Esslingen am Neckar (Baden-Württemberg) and the Duale Hochschule Ravensburg

Find more information about the course and the Duale Hochschule Ravensburg here.


*check it with a selftest of the Duale Hochschule Stuttgart.

Get in touch with former business students

Of course, there’s a lot more to say than we could possibly fit in here. Happily, former students would be glad to answer any questions that you might have about the integrated degree course in business with Festo. Be as curious as you like – it’s worth it.

Training position Name Role Email adress
Business informatics Felix Vogl Specialist HR Digital Transformation felix.vogl@festo.com