The Schmalkalden University of Applied Sciences offers a total of 17 bachelor programmes at the faculties of Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, Mechanical Engineering, Business Law and Business and Economics.
The Business Administration programme covers the economic issues of businesses. What kinds of products does the consumer demand? How do I guarantee optimal production of my product? How do I sell it? You will be given answers to these and many other questions concerning the management of businesses.
The extra occupational Business Administration programme with integrated practice-based projects covers the main topics of business, product and service management – from market research and procurement, through finance and marketing to human resources.
These bachelor studies are very practice-oriented and offer five future-related specialisation subjects: automation technology, embedded systems, electrical engineering, vehicle electronics and information technology. You will be trained in the fields of mathematics, physics, computer science, electrical engineering and communication technology.
These bachelor studies will qualify you for developing and faultlessly operating assistance systems in the areas of healthcare, medical science and nursing. These practice-oriented studies will provide you with both medical-technical and healthcare-related skills.
These bachelor studies address the different task fields of informatics such as process structuring, system architecture, network building, hardware and software development and implementation as well as the economic and ergonomic design of application systems.
With these bachelor studies you will receive basic training in general economics. 50 percent of the compulsory elective subjects are to be taken in English, just like the bachelor thesis and the colloquium. Moreover, you will spend one semester abroad as part of the studies.
This course of studies addresses students who are especially interested in a career with an international focus. You will start by acquiring basic knowledge in the fields of business law and economics. With targeted programmes you will expand your English language skills. By selecting elective-compulsory modules and focus areas you will be able to tailor your academic studies to your preferences.
Mechanical Engineering is the classic within the technical studies: rich in tradition and at the same time innovative and future-proof. The standard study period is seven semesters. Upon successful completion of the course you may use the professional title “engineer”. A previous four-week internship in a company is required for admission to study.
This innovative bachelor programme will provide you with the basics and with practice-oriented skills necessary for IT projects regarding the Internet of Things. You will learn how to master the specific challenges of the application development on mobile devices, of wireless communication and of processing sensor data. This will prepare you well for the mobile revolution that is capturing large parts of the industry.
These Bachelor studies will provide you with specific skills on digital marketing. Starting with the basics of economics and programming you will then focus in more detail on media design, on-line marketing (e.g. SEO, social-media marketing) and current marketing issues.
In these Bachelor studies you will learn by means of models how macro-economic indicators like inflation or exchange rates work. Moreover, you will discover models explaining the behaviour of businesses and households by which you can evaluate the development of single economic sectors or market structures.
Business Informatics builds on the findings of informatics and links them to the requirements of the economy. You will learn about information and communication systems that are used to support business processes and decision making in organisations as well as in public administration.
The combination of industrial and mechanical engineering offers excellent opportunities for individual development in the labour market. The seven-semester studies feature practice-oriented business training. A previous four-week internship in a company is required for admission to study.
Business engineers form the link between the technical and commercial tasks of an organisation. These Bachelor studies provide knowledge and methods of electrical engineering, sciences and economics as well as key qualifications, qualifying the students as generalists.
The main focus of these Bachelor studies is on practice-oriented legal training, attaching special emphasis on a close link to economic issues. Furthermore, you will acquire key qualifications such as foreign languages, IT skills and social competence, in particular consideration of gender-specific aspects.
The extra occupational study programme Business Law including practical projects teaches both legal skills and profound knowledge in business administration – and enables future business lawyers to become specialised strategists who are in much demand on the job market.
The economic sciences deal with the economic issues of businesses while macroeconomics are focused on those of states. These bachelor studies provide you with profound knowledge of both areas, granting you a view to the whole and to the detail.