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Artificial Intelligence & Sustainable Technologies

The B.Sc in Artificial Intelligence & Sustainable Technologies will provide you with an awareness and a structured way of thinking. You'll be enabled to tackle current problems using Data Science methods and gain a highly interactive and hands-on introduction to the most important, state-of-the-art Data Science techniques

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The Program

Expertise in the field of AI is highly saught after. In this program you'll learn about topics from machine learning and natural language processing to expert systems and robotics.

Modern state-of-the-art Machine Learning techniques, in particular, make it possible to gain novel insights from Big Data structures. This is where you come in — you'll become the AI and sustainable tech leader our future needs.

Build solid academic knowledge
  • Develop a solid foundation in IT, network, database and programming fundamentals, and systems analysis and design
  • Analyze and visualize rich data sources, learn to identify data trends, and generate data management strategies
  • Create an environment where Data Science as a discipline of generating data-driven information and knowledge creation is internalized
Practice-oriented to solve real-world problems
  • Develop a structural and model-driven mindset
  • Develop programming and data analyses skills
  • Become able to speak the language of Data Science
  • Conceptualize real-world challenges as Data Science problems
  • Understand and develop solutions that are based on data, and information in more general
Teamwork is the key to success
  • Work together with practitioners and academics working with data
  • Understand and develop organizational structures that support data-driven business models
  • Build Data Science applications such as Machine Learning Systems, that support business processes and help to achieve specified objectives

During the B.Sc in Artificial Intelligence and Sustainable Technologies you will gain a highly interactive and hands-on introduction to the most important, state-of-the-art Data Science techniques. That is, you will not just learn about the theories of concepts, methods, and techniques, but always apply them in practice. Thios helps you to conceptualize use-cases and internalize taught concepts.

Competency Profile

You’ll move through phases of learning based on your individual readiness, allowing you to transform at your own pace. The four distinct phases are called: Orientation, Calibration, Elevation, and Activation.

During all phases, you'll have a personalized dashboard to set, track, and reflect upon your learning goals. One major goal of every single program at Tomorrow University of Applied Sciences* is to learn how you learn best. Each phase requires you to develop relevant competencies. In your personalized dashboard, you’ll be able to track progress with each challenge you complete.

Orientation Phase

The Orientation Phase consists of six introductory modules of 5 ECTS CP each and prepares you for your learning journey. It helps to establish a common mindset across your cohort and to become familiar with the Tomorrow University way of learning. To support purposeful learning, you start with Mission Identification & Learning Insights to craft your very own personal mission statement.

Calibration Phase

The Calibration Phase introduces you to the relevant fields in your study program. This phase offers comprehensive and practice-oriented experiences to introduce you to the main subject and research areas in your field through solo and group challenges. The Calibration Phase lasts three semesters and you will complete 18 Calibration challenges. Only after having chosen 11 Calibration modules of one program, do you take a final decision on the path you want to choose.

The interdisciplinary approach mimics work-life — you’ll work together with peers from other study programs and complete at least 4 modules from neighboring programs. You’ll have the flexibility to dive deep into your field of interest or pursue a more interdisciplinary approach by choosing 11-14 Calibration modules from your field of study. The total of 18 modules, 5 ECTS each, throughout three semesters is the core of each study program and prepares you with the necessary competencies to enter the Elevation Phase.

Elevation Phase

In the Elevation Phase, you'll create solutions for some of the grandest challenges of the 21st-century. Each Grand Challenge focuses on a challenge in the subject matter area of one of the 17 Sustainable Development Goals and is designed together with a Tomorrow University cooperation partner. Your mentors will guide you through each challenge. Beyond the challenge-based approach, this phase fosters meaningful relationships between mentors and students.

It also allows you to exercise and iterate upon your academic knowledge in the context of group challenges, internships, service projects, research, and entrepreneurship. In total, you will complete three grand challenges, each ten ECTS CP: two from your own study program and one from a neighboring study program.

The 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to transform our world:

Entrepreneurship Lab and Corporate Lab

After having acquired competencies and subject matter expertise in solo and group challenges in the Elevation Phase, you circle back to your personal mission statement and translate your knowledge to your very own real-world application throughout the Activation phase. By this time in the program, you’ll be ready to start your own startup in the Entrepreneurship Lab or work on an innovation project in collaboration with a company in the Corporate Lab.

In this phase, you’ll hand in a proposal for your very own venture idea or a corporate innovation idea. As innovation in its early steps is all about learning and experimenting the proposal, will essentially be a list of hypotheses and experiments designed to test the idea in the market. In a three-day kick-off, you will design your roadmap with experts and mentors from the field. You will be guided and receive feedback throughout the entire process. In the safety of the University, you'll be able to test and try your most ambitious ideas.

Program Specs

Orientation Phase
Calibration Phase
Elevation Phase
Entrepreneurship Lab and Corporate Lab
Orientation Phase
ECTS
Workload in H (Sync)
Workload in H
(Self-Paced)
O1 Introduction to Entrepreneurship
5
30
95
O2 Mission Identification & Learning Insights
5
30
95
O3 Technology Revolutions
5
30
95
O4 Teams and People Management
5
30
95
O5 Sustainability Foundations
5
30
95
O6 Strategy and Global Markets
5
30
95
Calibration Phase
ECTS
Workload in H (Sync)
Workload in H
(Self-Paced)
C1TD Ethics and Economics of AI
5
30
95
C2TD  Data Structures and Algorithms
5
30
95
C3TD  Data Science in Python
5
30
95
C4TD  Machine Learning with Python
5
30
95
C5PED Discovery & Definition: Understanding Users & Customers
5
30
95
C6PED Discovery & Definition: Design Methods for Discovery
5
30
95
III Semester
ECTS
Workload in H (Sync)
Workload in H
(Self-Paced)
C7RE Venture Capital
5
30
95
C8RE Finance for Entrepreneurs
5
30
95
C9RE Business Development & Sales
5
30
95
C10RE Responsible Leadership & Organization
5
30
95
C11RE Managing Sustainable Growth
5
30
95
C12RE Customer Development & Prototyping
5
30
95
IV Semester
ECTS
Workload in H (Sync)
Workload in H
(Self-Paced)
C13RE Business & Society
5
30
95
C14RE System Thinking for Sustainable Development
5
30
95
CPED of Choice
5
30
95
CPED of Choice
5
30
95
CTD of Choice
5
30
95
CTD of Choice
5
30
95
C Substitute F2F
5
40
85
V Semester
ECTS
Workload in H
(Sync)
Workload in H
(Self-Paced)
E1RE Grand Challenge Climate Action
10
60
190
E2RE Grand Challenge Industry, Innovation and Infrastructure
10
60
190
E3RE From other programs
10
60
190
Grand Challenge F2F
10
60
160
Entrepreneurship Lab and Corporate Lab
ECTS
Workload in H (Sync)
Workload in H
(Self-Paced)
Entrepreneurship Lab: Project Work
13
-
325
Entrepreneurship Lab: Thesis
10
-
250
Entrepreneurship Lab: Presentation
2
1
49
Political Legal Environment
5
30
95
Corporate Lab: Project Work
13
-
325
Corporate Lab: Thesis
10
-
250
Corporate Lab: Presentation
2
1
49
Political Legal Environment
5
30
95

Program specs

Starting your own business isn’t easy, creating something from scratch might be very challenging, and you can find yourself feeling alone in the process.

From day one you will work on your very own entrepreneurial venture and be guided on your journey by experts who have been exactly where you are.

During the program, you’ll immediately practice all the tools, techniques, and methodologies covered to succeed in entrepreneurial and intrapreneurial spheres.

In this highly interactive and experiential learning-based program you’ll learn to understand the most recent business model innovations and their respective impacts.

Orientation Phase
Calibration Phase
V Semester
VI Semester

Work-Study Program

Learn how you can finance your degree while gaining experience at top companies like Tesla.

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Tuition Information

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Tuition Fee
€6.600/year
€19.800 in total for 3 years
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Transfer Students

You may apply for admission as a transfer if you meet the following criteria: you graduated from high school and completed university-level coursework in a regular session at any college or university since your graduation. Book a call to find out how you can transfer credits and become a student at ToU.

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Start
October 2022
CREDITS
180 ECTS*
Duration
3 Years
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How does studying remotely work at ToU?

While ToU is remote-first — the University is dedicated to making an active and connected community. You’ll have the opportunity to make valuable connections, meetup, network, and grow throughout your entire learning journey.

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Slack Channel

Online community for staying in touch with your peers from around the world

Impact Hubs

Cowork from 100+ ImpactHubs from wherever you are living or traveling

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Meetups

Join meetups organized by ToU to meet your peers in person

Events

Upskill, learn, and grow with our unique events given by industry experts, influencers, and change makers

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Remote-first

Learn from wherever you are. Whether you are traveling for work or leisure, your mobile-pp goes where you are. We don’t simply take offline learning online.

Flexible

The program is designed to work with your schedule. The bite-sized lessons of 10-15 minutes make it easy to study alongside your other commitments.

Mobile-app

The cutting-edge mobile-app uses the latest technology to deliver an unparalleled learning experience. Learn on your phone, laptop, or tablet from anywhere in the world.

Challenge-based learning

Learn by solving problems found in the real-world. You’ll be faced with scenarios from business situations that will give you the opportunity to get hands-on experiences and exposure to what you’ll find in reality.

Mentorship

Mentors will support and enourage your growth throughout your program.  When you have a mentor, you have someone you can turn to for advice, but you also gain insight and knowledge from someone with first-hand experience.

World-class network

You’ll learn with and from people coming from around the world. Your peers come from a variety of different backgrounds and experiences. Your mentos and teachers are industry leaders and experts in their fields of influence.

Career Outlook

The B.Sc Artificial Intelligence & Sustainable Technologies brings together all the complementary skillsets so that you will need to become an expert in AI and sustainable tech. You’ll be capable of generating new insights from information represented not only in the digital format but also in the real-world. This way, you will be prepared to work on any problems you encounter in your future career, independent of the domain in which you work. 

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What you'll learn
Design and development of solutions for natural language processing: machine translators, assistants, interfaces, etc.
Design virtual and augmented reality applications
Design interfaces for robots, advanced programming, and collaborative robotics
Construction of intelligent systems in sectors such as finance, health, and bioinformatics
Optimization of production processes in the industry, trade, and distribution
Entrepreneurship: creation and management of innovative companies in the whole area of intelligent systems
Applications and research in medicine, automobiles, social networks, marketing, trade, etc
You could work as
Software Developer
Software Engineer
Data engineer
ML / Machine Learning Engineer
Business Analytics Engineer
Business Intelligence Engineer

Partner Companies

Tomorrow University of Applied Sciences created a new education system based on the skills needed for the 21st-century — learners at ToU will be our next founders and leaders.
Esther Bahne
CSO, CMO, Co-CEO, Executive Consultant
We need to educate and empower the change makers. Tomorrow University of Applied Sciences is offering Bachelor's Degree programs that challenge students to reach their potential and become creators of a better tomorrow. With their unique learning philosophy and platform, they are exactly what we need.
Christian Kroll
CEO of Ecosia
Tomorrow University of Applied Sciences created a new education system based on the skills needed for the 21st-century — learners at ToU will be our next founders and leaders.
Esther Bahne
CSO, CMO, Co-CEO, Executive Consultant
We need to educate and empower the change makers. Tomorrow University of Applied Sciences is offering Bachelor's Degree programs that challenge students to reach their potential and become creators of a better tomorrow. With their unique learning philosophy and platform, they are exactly what we need.
Christian Kroll
CEO of Ecosia

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