Bachelor Applied Computer Science

Bachelor Applied Computer Science
"The future is digital. And it takes professionals to provide security, privacy and trust."

The bachelor of Applied Computer Science offers the ideal education to kickstart your career in Cyber Security.

You will be trained as an innovative and versatile computer specialist specialized in secure software development, cybercrime, web and network pen testing, forensic analysis, malware analysis and reverse engineering, etc.

Discover our 4 majors:

  • AI Business Professional (in Dutch)
  • ICT & Blockchain Consultant (in Dutch)
  • Software Engineer (in Dutch)
  • Cyber Security (in Dutch or English)

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Minor of the Bachelor Applied Computer Science


Passion for your future

Howest is much more than a university of applied sciences with its 25 undergraduate and 12 graduate programs.

It is a school with a passion for your future. It is a school where each student stands central and a place where they are personally guided towards the path to a diploma that will provide them with an edge in the labour market.

Your future

Computer scientists are in high demand.  There are plenty of job opportunities, such as: Web & Mobile Developer, Full-Stack Developer, Backend Developer, Business Intelligence Consultant, Netwerk & Systems Engineer, Forensics Expert, ...

Our strengths

Our educational approach is known for being personal and practical. We focus on guidance, innovation, links with the professional field, internships, internationalisation, and so much more!

Research and Consultancy

In addition to education, the Applied Informatics programme also offers applied research and consultancy in which both lecturers and students are involved.

Pictures of the programme

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Where are my classes?

Campus Bruges Station – BST5

The Bruges Station campus is located close to Bruges’ station and within walking distance of everything the city is so famous for: the canals, the Market, Burg Square and the many stores, cafes, and coffee bars. Several companies also have their offices on campus - so the work field is literally at our doorstep!

Contact details:

Rijselstraat 5
8200 Brugge
+32 50 38 12 77
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