Distance Learning Bachelor Software Development (B.Sc.)

Start your online study programme in Software Development today

Artificial intelligence, big data, cloud computing – software systems are our future. In your bachelor’s degree for software development, you acquire programming and software engineering skills that prepare you for the IT sector. Which area of IT you end up working in, is up to you.


The choice is yours: You can complete your online study programme in Software Development in either German or English – depending on whether you prefer a career in Germany or in an international setting.

Summary

Your study programme summed up


Study programme & degree

B.Sc., 180 ECTS credits
Language: de, en
Full-time or part-time, 100% flexible

Application & starting date

Start from today, Online application, no application deadline

Study duration & extension

36, 48, 72 months, depending on model Extension possible free of charge

Locations

Study programme independent of time & place No mandatory attendance Innovative study tools available on online-campus & in the IU Learn App Exams online or at nearest examination centre

Study fees

Starting at 259€/month, depending on model Regular discount campaigns

Recognition & Approval

Study program is state-approved, accredited & internationally renowned 180 ECTS - EN: AR-Siegel, ZFU: 1134022 180 ECTS - DE: AR-Siegel, ZFU: 1134022
Start today: Try us out for 1 month

Apply now and start your studies within a few hours – or choose any starting date that suits you. You can try us out for 1 month without commitment. We only charge you for this month if you continue with us.

Study programs

Your online study programmes in software development

The software development programme is available in German and English.  


Admission requirements for the German programme:   

  • Proof of university entrance qualification, such as your A levels, a vocational diploma, a master craftsman's certificate or a certificate of advanced training.   

  • Foreign students must provide proof of German language skills.  

Your advantage: This degree prepares you for the current challenges of the labour market and can kick-start your career. 


Admission requirements for the English programme:   

  • Proof of university entrance qualification, such as your A levels, a vocational diploma, a master craftsman's certificate or a certificate of advanced training.    

  • For the English-language programme, we require proof of your English language skills. 

Your advantage: This degree programme prepares you for the English-speaking international job market. 

Bachelor Softwareentwicklung

180 ECTS, Language: German

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Bachelor Software Development

180 ECTS, Language: English

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Study Content

Bachelor Software Development: your electives

The online studies bachelor's programme Software Development is highly practical. In the German programme, you get to choose three of 46 elective modules, such as UI design, IT security consulting or basics of webshop programming. In the English programme, you choose three out of 24 elective modules to prepare for your career. Your options include modules such as smart devices, internet of things and embedded systems as well as business consulting.

We are here for you

Do you need help with your decision? Your personal study advisor is happy to help you!

We will support you

Our student advisory service will help you if you have questions about your choice of degree program, the right time model or your financing options, for example.

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Start today: Try us out for 1 month

Apply now and start your studies within a few hours – or choose any starting date that suits you. You can try us out for 1 month without commitment. We only charge you for this month if you continue with us.

Study flexible

anytime and anywhere with 24/7 online exams, full- or part-time.

Learn innovatively

on your digital campus with your own AI study assistant and multimedia tools.

State-recognised

Benefit from an accredited degree with excellent career prospects.
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Career

Your professional future

JavaScript Developer

As a JavaScript developer, you will program websites, be responsible for backend architecture and implement interactive applications – a coveted key role in companies. 


Find out more about our English study programme

Why IU is the best choice

Shape your studies your way

Plan your study routine however you like. You decide whether you prefer to study at night or during the day, at the library or in a cafe. You can even choose the start of your studies flexibly.

Easily organise your study routine

On your online campus, you're always up to speed. Here you organise your entire studies and find everything in one place – from digital scripts to an overview of your grades.

Deepen your knowledge individually

Deepen your knowledge interactively and suited to your learning style. With multimedia tools such as our AI study assistant, live sessions and learning sprints, you prepare better for your exams.

Take exams flexibly

Do you feel confident in the practice exam? Then sit your exam 24/7 online or at a location of your choice. In some courses, the final exam may be a workbook or portfolio.

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