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Program Manager Software Engineering

Prof. Dr. Stefan Bente

Informatik und Ingenieurwissenschaften

Program Manager Information Systems

Prof. Dr. Hartmut Westenberger

Informatik und Ingenieurwissenschaften

Computer Science (Master's program) – Career Options

Graduates who specialized in Software Engineering have excellent job prospects. Potential fields of employment are software architecture, software development and management consulting. The prospects for graduates in Information Systems are just as good. Their knowledge covers IT systems as well as business processes – a combination that makes them particularly valuable for their future employers.

Specialization: Software Engineering

Additional information on career prospects for graduates of the specialization in Software Engineering is available in German.

Specialization: Information Systems

Recently, many companies have been facing rapid changes in the IT landscape. At the same time, a smooth implementation as well as the reliability of business application systems is essential for a company's competitiveness. Especially larger companies depend on computer scientists who are not only aware of the company's goals and challenges but who are also in a position to critically assess and evaluate the various technologies, systems and services that are on offer. Other tasks include taking on interdisciplinary leadership roles in development projects and establishing and maintaining efficient and effective IT structures.

Graduates of the Master's program in Computer Science with a specialization in Information Systems are particularly suited to fill leadership positions.  They may seek employment in various industrial and business sectors or opt for a career in business consulting.