Medical Information Technology (Bachelor)

This degree programme – unique in Bavaria – is offered by the Ostbayerische Technische Hochschule Regensburg in close collaboration with the Faculty of Medicine and the University Hospital Regensburg. The degree programme is designed to provide practice-based tuition in which you are familiarised with the typical procedures applied in hospitals and integrated supply structures. You will experience at first hand how modern information technology is used in the interest of the patient’s well-being and the optimal use of resources, and will help shape applications in small-scale projects as part of the degree programme.

As a graduate you will have excellent career prospects: IT specialists in medical information technology are found not just in all branches of health care but also in software development for applications of medical technology and hospital information systems, a sector with one of the highest growth rates in Germany.

And when you have gained your B.Sc., why not go on to study for a Master’s degree in Computer Science at the Ostbayerische Technische Hochschule Regensburg – the choice is yours! The decision to study for a B.Sc. in Medical Information Technology is one you will not regret!

Degree programme information

Commencement:Winter semester
Duration:7 semesters
Profile:Course structure and course programme [only available in German]
Advisor:Prof. Dr. Christoph Palm
Chairman of the Examination Board:Prof. Dr. Josef Duttle
Study options:
  • Medical image processing and visualisation
  • Software development in medical technology
Degree title:Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.)
Accreditation: ASIIN  Accreditation Agency [only available in German]   EQUANIE  
Programme language:German, some courses might be in English