Medical Informatics

With a BSc in medical informatics, you will create and programme both software and ICT frameworks for doctors, patients and the sustainable healthcare system of tomorrow.

In this programme, you will

  • receive training in the interfaces between medicine and IT. Ours is the only degree programme of its kind in Switzerland; 
  • become acquainted with all of the stations and interfaces in health informatics in our unique Living Lab;
  • benefit from our integrated research institute, which provides direct access to current applied research;
  • gain insights into everyday practice by completing various projects and your BSc thesis in cooperation with industry partners and hospitals.

The programme

  • provides you with excellent career prospects (in hospitals, industry or government agencies);
  • is also open to holders of vocational qualifications in the health or commercial fields.

BSc Medizininformatik


  • Title/Degree Bachelor of Science (BSc)
  • Specialisations Medical foundations, information technology, organisation/management as well as their interfaces in health informatics, healthcare, process optimisation
  • Mode of study Full-time (6 semesters), part-time (8 semesters)
  • Start date Calendar week 38
  • Application deadline 31 July
  • ECTS credits 180 ECTS credits
  • Teaching language German
  • Location Biel
  • School School of Engineering and Computer Science
  • Programme Handbook

BSc Medizininformatik

This degree programme is offered in German. For detailed information, go to the German page.