Computer Science in Media at Furtwangen University

The introduction of the Computer Science in Media degree programme at Furtwangen University in 1990 marked the beginning of a success story that has continued until today. Computer science, media technology and design are combined on the programme in an innovative and ground-breaking way. Our students receive a strong grounding in both technology and graphic design and often work later at the interface between these two areas. Our graduates are equipped with skills that give them huge creative potential.

Quick Information

Degree awarded Bachelor of Science (BSc)
Undergraduate / postgraduate degree undergraduate
Duration of programme 7 semesters
Delivery full-time
Campus Furtwangen
Programme begin summer semester (March) and winter semester (October)
Application deadline(s) 15 January & 15 July
Restricted intake yes
Language of instruction German
Academic entry requirements university entrance qualification
Language requirements fluent in German
Pre-sessional course / Foundation course requirement none
Additional requirements none
Tuition Fees none
Programme accreditation ACQUIN accredited

10 good reasons to take a Bachelor of Computer Science in Media

  • Curriculum covers the design, development and realisation of digital media
  • Interdisciplinary study programme
  • Development of theoretical, practical and soft skills
  • Qualification for positions of responsibility in industry and agencies
  • Many years of experience in media education
  • High-tech media facilities and equipment
  • International orientation in teaching and research
  • Small groups and personal support
  • First-class career prospects
  • University with an excellent reputation

Excellent perspectives for graduates

Graduates with a Bachelor of Computer Science in Media are able to both design and implement innovative media applications thanks to the broad and practically oriented curriculum. The skills taught are exactly those which are needed to meet the varied challenges of the working world. Many exciting and innovative fields of work are open to our graduates, including:

  • Application development
  • 3D-visualisation and simulation
  • Game design
  • Web development
  • Media and project management

After graduating from our Computer Science in Media bachelor’s programme, our students can also do a master's at HFU in one of the following programmes:

Further Information in German

As the Computer Science in Media Bachelor degree programme is taught in German, please click here for more detailed information regarding the programme in German.

Contact Information

For further information about the programme please contact: SDek-MIB(at)