Global Information Management (GIM)
The BA Global Information Management (GIM) allows students to start the courses in English and learn German in parallel. The last two years are studied in German and include an internship. Providing students the possibility to develop an individual multilingual profile and to expand communicative competences.
The internship gives a first impression of the world of working in a German company and connects the theory of the studies with work experience.
GIM includes content relating to Digitalization and Internationalization. Language and information science are combined and intercultural processes are viewed from a linguistic perspective. Furthermore, the design of user-friendly websites as well as software systems in an international context will be addressed.
Students learn the following modules:
- Information Retrieval
- Information Science
- Information Management
- Human Computer Interaction
- Online Marketing
- Intercultural Communication
- Natural Language Processing
GIM will start in Ocotober 2021. Registration for international students needs to be done by April 2021.
Overview Study Program
|1. Year:||Lectures in English||External German language class|
|2. Year:||Lectures in English||External German language class & German language test/ certification|
|3. Year:||Lectures in English and German||Internship in a German organization|
|4. Year:||Lectures in English and German||Bachelor Thesis|
As the requirements depend on several criterias, please check your university admission here.
The application process will start on the 15th of March 2021 and will end on the 2nd of Mai 2021.
Please hand in your application through www.uni-assist.de.
The plattform will be open from the 15th of March, 2021 to accept your documents.
German Language Class
The German language class will be a part of the studies, where it is possible to learn German.
It is speficially adapted to the needs of the students. Everyday language will be trained as well as technical language in the context of information science.
- Accomplish German langauge level: Telc B2/C1 (CEFR)
- Duration: 4 semesters
- Affordable base for the internship in a German organization
- Cooperation partner: Volkshochschule Hildesheim
- Costs around: 900 € per term
GIM offers many chances and job opportunities. Since it is a practical oriented, interdisciplinary and international study program, there is the opportunity to work in companies of different areas.
The internship offers the chance to get to know work practice in a German organization and a possible working enviornment after graduation.
Potential job description in Germany:
- IT Project Management
- Information Management
- Corporate Communication
- Online and Social Media Marketing
- Software Development
- Knowledge Management
Hildesheim´s Internship possibilities
Hildesheim offers many possibilities regarding the internship.
Many organizations such as Robert Bosch GmbH, SEG Automotive Germany GmbH, Coca-Cola Erfrischungsgetränke GmbH or MediFox GmbH & Co. KG.
The city is also very close to Hannover which provides further opportunities to find an internship.
When does the GIM Bachelor programme start?
GIM will start in October 2021. Registration for international students needs to be done by the 2nd of Mai, 2021.
Is an Internship obligatory?
Yes, it is obligatory to do an internship. The internship will enable you a better understanding of the German culture and working style.
What do I need for my application?
University entrance qualification, CV, Transcript of records, B2-English certification
What does the university of Hildesheim offer me besides classes?
Buddy programs, international office, erasmus events, special study program events, excursions, sport activities, university festivals, and a lot more.
When does the study program start?
Winter semester 2021.
Do you offer scholarships?
Yes we do have some scholarships
When is the application deadline?
15th of March until the 2nd of Mai, 2021.
How to apply?
Portal of uni-assist.de