Health Information Management (BMI)

Information degree course with excellent career prospects

Are you interested in medicine and do you like to work with computer? Do you want to contribute to the design of information processing in the health care system and thus optimise medical processes? Can you imagine analysing and solving problems in health care and medical research together with doctors and computer scientists using structured methods?

Course contents

The Bachelor's degree course B. Sc. in Health Information Management offers you several development opportunities: Informatics, medicine, statistics, information research and documentation methods - these are the essential contents of this future-oriented degree course. In addition, you will learn to communicate in a success-oriented manner and to work scientifically - and you will deal with the basics of business administration and management.

Practical relevance

Your path to a career is prepared through projects, two intensive practical phases and application and practice-oriented courses. Medical documentalists and information managers are sought after by pharmaceutical companies, clinics, research institutes and other healthcare institutions. The career prospects are excellent and the demand is likely to increase in the future.


Brief overview

  • Degree

    Bachelor of Science (BSc)

  • Start of studies

    Winter semester

  • Subject group
    Informatik, MINT
  • Form of study

    Full-time and part-time

  • Admissions procedure

    free admission

  • Field of interest
  • Pre-study internship


[Translate to English:] Studiengang Medizinisches Informationsmanagement an der Hochschule Hannover

The course

"The responsible and efficient handling of medical data plays an increasingly important role in the health care system."

[Translate to English:] Medizinisches Informationsmanagement studieren an der Hochschule Hannover


“Following the Bachelor of Arts, the Hochschule Hannover – University of Applied Sciences and Arts offers Master's degree courses in Medical Information Management, in which the knowledge acquired in the Bachelor's degree is deepened.”

[Translate to English:] Bewerbung für das Studium Medizinisches Informationsmanagement an der Hochschule Hannover

The entrance requirement for the Bachelor's degree course in Medical Information Management is demonstrated by the general university entrance qualification, the subject-related university entrance qualification, the entrance qualification for universities of applied sciences, the matriculation examination or a previous education recognised by the Ministry of Education and Cultural Affairs as being of equal value. This course can be started only in the winter semester.

The application deadline for 2021 is expected to be 15 July 2021. The application portal is expected to be activated by the end of May. You can apply online via the Department III - Academic Affairs at the Hochschule Hannover – University of Applied Sciences and Arts:

You are welcome to send your queries by email to:

You can find more information about the course at:

Further information