Bachelor of Science, Bioprocess Informatics


Enrolled at the Hochschule Weihenstephan-Triesdorf (University of Applied Sciences Weihenstephan-Triesdorf):

Length of Education/Training:

3 1/2 years


As a master’s student in Bioprocess Informatics, you will find a wide spectrum of tasks in the development and production units at Roche Diagnostics GmbH in Penzberg. The main focus is on using information technology to supplement technical processes as well as the design and implementation of these processes. You develop software solutions for biotechnological processes and systems which deal with production.

The international frame of this working environment dictates the need for very good English skills.

Course of Education/Training:

Subsequent education/training as part of the bachelor’s degree in bioprocess informatics rotates between classes taken at the Hochschule Weihenstephan-Triesdorf (University of Applied Sciences Weihenstephan-Triesdorf) and internships at Roche during the non-lecture period. The internships prepare you for the career-related fields of activity of a Bachelor of Science in the specialisation of Bioprocess Informatics–Process and Automation, in the pharmaceutical industry.

Roche Benefits for University Students:

  • Study contract with monthly salary according to the apprenticeship remuneration scale,
  • Roche looks into the possibility of being taken on as a permanent employee upon completion of studies.

Opportunities for Further Education:

  • Master’s degree