Practical Bachelor's degree (PiBS)
Do you want to start work immediately following your Matura school-leaving qualification yet still pursue a degree course at university? Then you’ve come to the right place. The practical Bachelor's degree (PiBS) in Computer Science unlocks many career possibilities for you in the digital world.
Swisscom offers a unique training approach in cooperation with various universities of applied sciences like the Swiss Distance University of Applied Sciences and Zurich University of Applied Sciences. Combining study with practical experience turns you into a sought-after IT pro and improves your job prospects on the labour market.
Furthermore, at Swisscom you can apply your IT expertise in interesting topical areas like big data, cloud computing and information security. At the same time, you can widen your knowledge in the areas of software development, application programming, web technologies and computer networks.
You have passed your Matura and are interested in information and communication technologies. You find team work fun and you are conscientious and creative.
Course duration: 4 years
Provider: Swiss Distance University of Applied Sciences (Swiss Distance UAS), Zurich University of Applied Sciences etc.
Study location: Bern and/or Zurich
Degree: Bachelor of Science (BSc) Computer Science, federally protected and internationally recognised
You will work up to 20 hours a week at Swisscom, gaining practical IT experience in a variety of different projects. The rest of the week you focus on your computer science studies according to the blended learning model, attending lectures once a week. During the remaining study time, you pursue learning goals on your own, supported by an interactive multimedia online learning platform.
Master’s degree programme at a university of applied sciences or university; certification in discipline; project management
For additional information on the degree programme and the Swiss Distance University of Applied Science, go to: www.ffhs.ch/pibs
Have you completed your Matura? Would like to start your career in the fascinating world of ICT? Swisscom offers you a unique training approach with the compact computer science or mediamatics traineeship (Federal VET Diploma). You take on responsibility from day one, and independently apply to work on projects that interest you on an online marketplace.
During your two years of practical training, you will work for various business areas all over Switzerland to develop your personal and professional potential, alongside your studies at a vocational college. Start your career in a work environment where your ideas count and you can design your own training path.
As a secondary school leaver or Matura holder, our internships give you the opportunity to work on fascinating projects. You gain important professional experience and thus lay the groundwork for your further training.
You are motivated and fascinated by subjects related to digitisation. You are also keen to apply what you have learned at school in practice and develop your skills. The possibilities offered by a large company attract you, and you take responsibility for the tasks you perform at your workplace. We expect you to be both reliable and resourceful.
Have you completed your Matura? Would like to study at a university of applied sciences? Or have you completed a school-based VET programme and are seeking a work placement to gain your Federal VET Diploma? As part of your Swisscom internship you gain valuable practical experience and can thus provide the necessary professional experience (AWE) and workplace and learning situation experience (ALS) for your training. As an intern you work with Swisscom for one year and learn about the fascinating ICT world from the bottom up.
Find out now what makes Swisscom stand out as an employer and what benefits you will enjoy as an employee.
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