Business Informaticspart time degree programmes for professionals, distance studies

  • Bachelor of Science


  • 36 months

    Standard period of study (amount)

  • Erfurt


Overview and admission

Study Type


Admission semester

Summer and Winter Semester

Area of study
  • Information Systems and Management
  • Business Administration

Introduction to Business Informatics, Introduction to Academic Work, Principles of Object-Oriented Programming with JAVA, Data Modelling and Database Systems, Management Accounting, Programming of Web Application Interfaces


As a business IT specialist, you will be working at the interface between innovative technical ideas and their practical implementation. The Bachelor's degree course in Business Informatics at the IU prepares you precisely for this key role: because in your distance learning course at the IU, you will acquire the relevant business administration knowledge for professional practice in addition to IT expertise such as programming skills or know-how in software development. Through your specialisations – including applied marketing and distribution, e-commerce or event management – you can individually prepare for your personal career goals.

Admission modus

Without admission restriction

Admission requirements (Link)

Admission requirements

You have an apprenticeship or further education, work experience or have already studied? Then let your previous achievements for the correspondence course be recognized! This way you save time as well as tuition fees - namely EUR 30 per recognized ECTS point. \t - Shortening your study time: Skip individual modules or entire semesters! - Save on tuition: For every ECTS point you get you save EUR 30. We will be happy to check before your application for distance learning whether and to what extent we can take your previous achievements into account: without obligation and 100% online. Simply fill out our online recognition form.

Lecture period

Application deadlines

Winter semester (2023/2024)
  • Application deadline for Germans and inhabitants


  • Deadlines for International Students from the European Union


  • Deadlines for international students from countries that are not members of the European Union


Tuition fee


399.00 EUR / Month

Fees (Link)

Languages of instruction

Main language


DAAD - Deutscher Akademischer Austauschdienst - German Academic Exchange Service