2019 / 20
Business Computing, Department
- Alfons-Goppel-Platz 1
- 95028 Hof
- Phone: +49 9281 409-3000
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Special features regarding teachingComputer science degree programme that establishes a clear link to business issues. The fields Computer Science and Business Administration exist as independent programmes, which why students benefit from a broad subject-specific range of courses with specially tailored lectures. Other programmes, such as Industrial Engineering or Law, complete the varied range. Specialisation in the 5th/6th semester: broad elective subjects for specialisation and for gaining specialist knowledge for certain sectors.
Special features regarding the international orientationEnglish-taught elective courses; Many partner universities abroad and wide recognition of credits earned abroad; Extensive range of foreign language courses at the university; Compulsory English and Business English as part of the programme; Further recognition of language courses for electives.
Common partner universities for exchangeWeber State University, USA; National University in San Diego, USA; Ural Federal University, Russia; Universidad de Málaga, Spain; PSG College of Technology, India; Hogeschool Gent, Belgium; Högskolan i Skövde, Sweden
Special features regarding the equipmentLaboratory for databases and operating systems; laboratory for virtual systems; network laboratory; laboratory for Medical Informatics; Mobile Computing laboratory; Mac lab.
Special features regarding research and developmentThe Institute for Information Systems (Institut für Informationssysteme), iisys, is the central research institution in Computer Science at the Hochschule Hof. There is a Competence Centre for business applications of information systems. This builds a bridge between the international research and development in this area and its actual application in companies. The following research groups are currently set up at the department: Analytical information systems, multimedia information systems, smart grids, system integration.
Website with further information on research activitieshttps://www.iisys.de
Support for foundersStart-up advisory office at the university, digital incubator (2016) approved by the State of Bavaria.
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Last update 2017: Data collected by the CHE Center for Higher Education, Germany.
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