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Master Digital Transformation - Profile of requirements

Requirements concerning specific previous knowledge

Specific basic knowledge/study fields

  • Programming in C# or Java, platforms (e.g. J2EE)
  • Modeling with UML, MDD
  • Software Engineering Methods and Software Architectures
  • Microcontrollers and Embedded Systems
  • IP-based communication, protocol stacks
  • IT systems, e.g. ERP, CSCW

Each at least on bachelor level.

Extra-curricular knowledge required/desired for the programme:

Practical competencies: Development, programming and application of digital systems

Language Skills:Very good English language skills (or German)

International experience: Willingness to stay a semester abroad

Extra-curricular personal skills (soft skills) expected

Social competencies
  • Teamwork/Groupwork
  • Willingness and ability, to work in an inter-cultural/international/inter-disciplinary environment

Communication skills
  • Ability to express scientific content adequately
  • Ability for scientific discussion, free speech and discussion in a larger auditory
  • Ability to communicate in an inter-cultural and multi-language environment

  • Motivation
  • Openness to different cultures
  • Willingness to work hard
  • Responsible behaviour
  • Time management
  • Resilience
  • Endurance
  • Self-reflectiveness

Methodology skills
  • Holistic thinking
  • Conceptual thinking
  • Technical skills
  • Analytical skills
  • Strategic thinking
  • Ability to organize and coordinate
  • Presentation skills
  • Scientific writing and presenting