Exams and approvals

Exams and approvals

The Chair of Software Business & Information Management offers the following exams:

Registration

For oral exams of diploma students a registration at the Prüfungssekretariat and at the chair is necessary. Please use our application form and submit this one in our secretariat (in person, by fax or e-mail). If you have already passed parts of the exam please submit the acceptance to your registraton.

Examination date

Regular examination dates are offered in the test periods in spring and autumn. The examination dates of the written exams you can find at the examination office, or in the respective lectures. In addition, special exam dates are offered twice per year, each in the middle of the semester. (Exceptions are possible only for Erasmus students and other exchange students.) Please refrain of requests for additional special exam dates.

Information on exams for minor students

Exams for students of minor studies (for example students studying Computer Science (M.Sc.) with application subject (Anwendungsfach) IT-Managementare) always written exams.

Please inform yourself in time for the corresponding regulations in the examination regulations of your study program.

Please register at your Prüfungssekretariat.

Information on exams for exchange students (ERASMUS and other)

  • Usually written exams
  • Exceptions are possible after consultation with the lecturer of the lecture and Prof. Dr. Buxmann
  • The written exams take place during the free period, and all exams are offered twice a year.
  • If you are unable to attend the regular written exam, please contact the lecturer or the Secretariat of the Chair of Software Business & Information Management in time.
  • Please fill in the application form and submit this in our secretariat (in person, by fax or e-mail)

Information on exams for Winfoline-Students

For students of other universities who want to pass exams at the Chair of Software Business & Information Management as part of Winfolinethe exams are written. Registration at the secretariat is necessary.

To get the application form for Winfoline-students please click here.

Approval of exams

If you are planning to study abroad, it is important for you that the lectures and exams you want to pass are also recognized at the TU Darmstadt. For this purpose you have to take two steps:

  • Pre-Approval
    It should be clarified to what extent you planned the courses can be recognized at the TU Darmstadt.
  • Approval
    After returning from abroad you get the final approval by presentating your course material and your pre-approval.

Pre-Approval bevor studying abroad

Please submit following documents to the secretary:

  • Title and description of the course (if possible in english)
  • Scope of the course (SWS and ECTS / Credit Points)
  • Conten of the course (structure, literature used,… )
  • Type of exam
  • Name of the lecture for which the examination performance is to be recognized
  • Your contact details (e-mail, telephone number)
  • the filled in Pre-Approval

Please note that you have to pass exams of the Master's level abroad, if you want to get this course recognize as a master lecture at the TU Darmstadt (proof required).

We usually respond within 1 or 2 weeks and inform you by e-mail when can pick up your documents again.

Approval after returning from abroad

Please submit following documents at the secretariat:

  • Pre-Approval (in the original)
  • Approval
  • Transcript of records in the original
  • Information on type and scope of the course
  • All documents specified in the Pre-Approval
  • Your contact details (e-mail, telephone number)

We usually respond within 1 or 2 weeks and inform you by e-mail when can pick up your documents again.

If you have any additional questions, please feel free to contact Tobias Draisbach.