Training as media informatics VR / AR Development - Option: Bachelor


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Program Description

You want to actively shape the future, connect real and virtual worlds to a new form of "user experience", such as: For example, to make life easier for engineers and medical professionals or to develop gaming experiences for gamers that they no longer want to miss? Then an apprenticeship as a media IT specialist VR / AR Development is just the thing for you! Become part of an industry that owns the future and that offers you, as a computer scientist, attractive career and employment opportunities. Here you combine classical computer science know-how with modeling and animation skills. You develop applications that allow the user to immerse themselves in realistic virtual worlds.

entry requirements

  • Fachhochschulreife (school part) or Abitur
  • Passing the bib aptitude test (logic test), duration approx. 1 hour


The training for media computer scientist VR / AR Development includes the following qualifications:

  • Media Information Technologist VR / AR Development (bib certificate)
  • Certified Computer Scientist Multimedia


The training with us can be supported by BAföG, KfW education loan or by financing models. Further notes on peculiarities of the bib and costs.


  • Application letter, CV, passport photo
  • Certificate of Fachoberschulreife or the last available certificate


VR / AR Development
Create virtual elements (objects, figures etc.) and virtual worlds, animation, design and programming of VR / AR applications for different platforms, WebVR

VR / AR conception and design
VR / AR systems, conception and design of virtual elements and virtual worlds, interaction in virtual worlds (tracking, navigation, selection, control, user interface), connecting virtuality and reality, user experience, design of VR / AR games, interactive storytelling

Media technology and media design
Image editing with Photoshop and Illustrator, 3D modeling, creating 3D animations with 3ds Max

software development
Software development in Java, C / C and C # with Eclipse and Visual Studio

Operating systems and networks
Operating system installation, configuration and customization, setup and administration of networks

Design, administration, database interfaces, internet connection

software Engineering
Strategies, methods and phases in software development, planning and management of large software systems, software development tools

Other subjects
Economics (start-up, business processes, financing, marketing)

data center practice

At the end of the lesson, the computer systems are at your free disposal for exercises during the week.

Education plus study - the shortest way to a bachelor's degree

With the combination of practice-oriented education and an internationally oriented study, you combine theory and practice optimally and you can quickly achieve an academic degree. After three years of training (including college entrance qualification), after a year of preparation at the bib, you can take a shortened degree course at one of our partner universities.

areas of application

The use of virtual and augmented reality can be found in all sectors: engineering, gaming, architecture, medicine or aerospace. As a media computer scientist specializing in VR / AR development, you develop applications for different target platforms (HTC Vive, Oculus Rift, Hololens, Web-VR, Smartphones) in coordination with the respective subject matter experts.

Last updated Mar 2020

About the School

Durchstarten zum Erfolg: Das bib International College bietet praxisorientierte Ausbildungs- und Studienmöglichkeiten in den Zukunftsbranchen Informatik, Wirtschaft, Mediendesign und Game. Mit unseren ... Read More

Durchstarten zum Erfolg: Das bib International College bietet praxisorientierte Ausbildungs- und Studienmöglichkeiten in den Zukunftsbranchen Informatik, Wirtschaft, Mediendesign und Game. Mit unseren staatlich anerkannten Ausbildungen begleiten wir dich auf deinem Weg: von dem mittleren Bildungsabschluss, der Fachhochschulreife oder dem Abitur bis zum internationalen Bachelor-Abschluss. Read less
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