Computer Science

In our BSc in Computer science, you will develop cutting-edge, secure software to help define the future of the digital world.

In this programme

  • you will gain the knowledge and skills you need to help actively shape the digital world of tomorrow,
  • you will select a specialisation midway through your studies, – something which only the BFH offers,
  • these specialisations include Distributed Systems and IoT, IT Security, Digital Business Systems, Computer Perception and Virtual Reality, and Data Engineering,
  • you will optionally gain a valuable additional qualification by choosing our bilingual studies in Biel (German/French),
  • you will experience a strong practical approach, completing various projects and your bachelor thesis in cooperation with industry partners,
  • you will have ample freedom of choice to tailor your studies to your personal needs.


  • Title/Degree Bachelor of Science (BSc)
  • Specialisations Distributed Systems and IoT, IT-Security, Digital Business Systems, Computer Perception and Virtual Reality, Data Engineering
  • Mode of study Full-time | 6 semesters
    Part-time | 8 semesters
    Practice-integrated | 8 semesters
    (all in Biel)
  • Start date Calendar week 38
  • Application deadline 31 July
  • ECTS credits 180 ECTS credits
  • Study language German only in Biel or German and French (bilingual) in Biel;
  • Location Biel and Bern | until the end of spring semester 2022
    Biel | from autumn semester 2022
  • Department School of Engineering and Computer Science
  • Programme Handbook

BSc Informatik

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