Information about the degree programme

Name of degree programmeComputer Science – Digital Innovation (IDI)
Level of qualification according to the National Qualification Framework and the European Qualifications FrameworkBachelor (1. cycle)
Qualification awardedBachelor of Science in Engineering, BSc
Field of study (ISCED-F Code)0688 – Interdisciplinary programmes and qualifications involving Information and Communication Technologies
Mode of studyPart-time
Length of programme6 semester
Number of credits180 ECTS
Period of studyTeaching generally takes place on two specific days (each from 1:10 PM to 21:25 PM) between Monday and Wednesday but may change from year to year.
Language of instructionGerman, 6. semester in English
Mobility windowOptional: semester abroad in the 6. semester (recommended)
Work placementWork internship: Depends on a student's professional experience or admission requirements.
Academic calendarView the academic calendar
Examination regulations and grading scaleView the examination regulations and grading scale
Facilities specific to the programme Data base lab, software engineering lab
Final examinationOral bachelor's examination
CostsNo tuition fees, student union fee Euro 20,70/semester
Commencing studiesSeptember
Specific admission requirementsGeneral university entrance qualification or equivalent qualification (for details view the specific admission requirements)
ApplicationApply now - deadline for application for the winter semester: 15. May

What does the programme offer?

The six semester part-time degree programme in "Computer Sciences – Digital Innovation" offers you interdisciplinary lectures based mostly on information technology topics but also including business and personal development aspects. The time model and inter-semester innovation project are particularly innovative and offer a part-time computer science programme with a high level of practical focus.

The programme consists of five modules (percentages rounded):

  • 42% Computer Sciences
  • 28% Innovation
  • 13% Economy
  • 10% Process management
  • 8% Science

Collaboration with research

FH Vorarlberg is one of the most research-intensive universities of applied sciences in Austria. Studies and research are closely linked at FH Vorarlberg.

In the Computer Science degree programme, this includes the User Centred Technologies research centre and the Business Informatics research centre. 

Contact Persons Computer Science - Digital Innovation BSc

Michael Högerl
Advice & Registration — Computer Science – Digital Business Innovation BSc

+43 5572 792 3600

W1 03


MMag. Dr. Verena Fastenbauer
Programme Director

+43 5572 792 3601

W1 04


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Saturday 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.
(or individual appointment)