Bachelor in Information Engineering

The digital world is becoming more and more comprehensive and interwoven with our reality. This means: new opportunities are emerging for companies - but also new challenges. So what is needed right now? In short: specialists for planning and implementing inter-connected holistic IT systems. Our Bachelor's program in Information Engineering trains you to be such a specialist.

What We Offer You

Information Engineering is a significant building block in the digital transformation. It provides you with the ability to develop IT systems along the entire life cycle of the resource information - considering the chain from the sensor to the IT system to the business model. This helps, for example, with the use of smart products, which are already an integral part of our world.

Be part of the digital revolution! The Bachelor's program in Information Engineering at TUM Campus Heilbronn provides you with theoretical, practical and technical skills in a constantly evolving field and prepares you for your role as an information engineer. 

How? By imparting knowledge to design and implement cyber-physical systems in different disciplines. You will learn all about programming, algorithms, data structures, but also linear algebra, enterprise architecture and business process management. With our approach of combining excellent IT skills with knowledge in economics and electrical engineering, we prepare you optimally for a successful career in the digital world of tomorrow.

We believe: The best way to do this is with a mix of theory and practice. That's why you will regularly deepen your knowledge in practical exercises and project work with industry partners.

Fast Facts

  • Program length: 6 semesters
  • 180 ECTS, full-time program
  • Start of program: Winter semester
  • Language: English, selected elective modules in German
  • Unique program teaching fundamental skills in informatics (core of the program), management, and electrical engineering
  • No previous knowledge of informatics required


Application deadlines:


  • Winter semester: July 15
  • Summer semester: January 15 (only for higher semesters)
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What's in It for You

As part of the Bachelor's program in Information Engineering, you not only have the opportunity to spend part of your studies abroad, you also study in the heart of Heilbronn-Franken, a region of world market leaders.

Thus, your path to the corporate world is literally not far - whether one day as an IT innovation manager, project manager, information manager, consultant or software developer.


It's up to you whether you start your career directly after a Bachelor's degree in Information Engineering, or whether you then pursue a Master of Science degree and perhaps a doctorate afterwards. Start your career as an IT expert now!