(German: Informatik)

Find out more about the work-study degree programme and apply here.

What is the course all about?

You will build on the basic subjects of mathematics, physics, electrical engineering and informatics to deepen your knowledge of computer hardware and software and therefore prepare you optimally for planning and design work as a computer scientist and/or engineer in industry, business or administration.  Your Bachelor’s degree is organised as practical study blocks both in terms of form and content. Classes will therefore take place primarily in the form of seminars and will be supplemented and consolidated by a number of laboratory sessions.


We offer this work-study degree programme in:


Vocational training / practical experience

This work-study degree programme is offered as a study programme with practical study blocks.

What do practical study blocks mean?

Degree awarded

Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.)

Application deadline

01 August 2020 – 28 February 2021


Your work-study degree programme begins in September 2021.


Your work-study degree programme takes around four years.


You will receive EUR 1,134.50 monthly from us during your work-study degree programme.

We offer this work-study degree programme in:



What you need
Study-related advanced courses with at least good results, an interest in technology, cars and the topic of mobility, dedication, personal initiative, mobility and the ability to cope under pressure, you should not be colour blind.

Language skills
You should have good knowledge of German. 

School leaving results
You need to have good final exam results. 

Have you not yet taken your final exams?
If you are in your final school year and will not have your school-leaving certificate in time for the application deadline, there’s no need to worry. Simply upload your last three school reports and additionally enter the relevant results from the last report in the designated fields of your online application.

Please also upload any other certificates that you may receive in the course of the application process into your online application profile. This way we will always be up to date.  

Attention: We only offer initial vocational training. If you have already completed vocational training or a course of study or if you have professional experience, we unfortunately cannot offer you a work-study degree programme at Volkswagen.

Entry options for experienced professionals

Training contents

We are known for our excellent vocational training. Find out here exactly what you can expect at our sites. Please note that changes to the procedure may be made at short notice.

Wolfsburg site
Training contents (practical study blocks)

Hannover site
Training contents (practical study blocks)

Emden site
Training contents (practical study blocks)

Salzgitter site
Training contents (practical study blocks)

Kassel site
Training contents (practical study blocks)

Sound good? Then send us your application.


You can apply online here

Work-study degree programme in informatics (German: Informatik) with practical study blocks

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Our information hotline

Do you have questions about the work-study degree programme at Volkswagen? Just give us a call.

Phone: +49 (5361) – 94 64 70

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