Assistance and Contact

Assistance and Contact

If you have any questions regarding the masters degree programme in International Software Systems Science you may contact the faculty staff by telephone, email or in person who will be happy to assist you. On this page you find the different representative contact points. Our help will be most efficient if you contact the right person that deals with the particular aspect that you are concerned about:

  • Questions about the course structure and course contents or about opportunities of institutional cooperation -> Degree Programme Representative -> International Affairs
  • Questions regarding the selection of modules, personal study plan and preparation of learning agreements -> Degree Programme Advisory Service; Question concerning all course and exam regulations as well as entering learning agreements -> Degree Examination Board
  • Questions concerning studies abroad or assistance to incoming foreign guest students -> WIAI-Career Center -> International Affairs Representative;
  • Questions on work placement and internships -> WIAI Career Service; Questions about degree courses of the university and student life at Bamberg -> Central student advisory

Degree Programme Representative

Prof. Michael Mendler
Room WE5/05.041
An der Weberei 596047 Bamberg
Phone: +49 951 863-2828
Prof. Michael Mendler

The degree programme representative coordinates the masters programme and is the main contact for all fundamental questions regarding the course.

Degree Programme Advisory Service

Aboubakr El Hacen Benabbas
Room WE5/05.129
An der Weberei 5
96047 Bamberg
Phone: +49 951 863-3672
Mr. Aboubakr Benabbas

The degree programme advisory service answers questions regarding the study regulations, admissible module selections and assists you on all issues arising during and relating to your studies within the degree programme. In particular, the advisory service will help you form your own personal study plan.

MSc ISoSySc Helpdesk

Dr. Laura-Christiane Folter (currently on parental leave)

Stand-in: Tim Kipphan (E-Mail)

The Helpdesk offers advice on all aspects of the degree programme.

Degree Examination Board

Prof. Dr. Andreas Henrich (chairman of the examination board)
Room WE5/02.031
An der Weberei 5
96047 Bamberg
Phone: +49 951 863-2850
Prof. Dr. Andreas Henrich

Deputy chairman: Prof. Dr. Diedrich Wolter
Information on the other members can be found on the general website of the examination boards.

The examination board deals with all matters concerning the operational implementation of the exam regulations. It advises on the terms on conditions of taking exams and deals with complaints regarding marks. It also issues formal learning agreements in connection with personal study plans, study abroad and internships in module group A5, or any other ECTS credit points earned outside of the prescribed module groups that you may wish to be recognized towards your masters degree.

Information issued by the examination board, downloadable forms and enquiry forums can be found on the corresponding webpages.

International Affairs Representative

Prof. Michael Mendler, PhD
Room WE5/05.041
An der Weberei 5
96047 Bamberg
Phone: +49 951 863-2828
Prof. Michael Mendler

The international affairs representative coordinates international activities of the faculty and gives assistance to both the incoming foreign students (as guests or through regular enrolment) and students going out on studies abroad. The representative coordinates teaching partnerships with foreign universities and provides course-related advice on studies abroad.

Further information on stays abroad during your studies can be found in the virtual campus under Studium International WIAI.

WIAI Career Service – Internships & transitioning to a professional career

Career Center WIAI
Dr. Laura Folter
(currently on parental leave)
Stand-in: Caroline Oehlhorn
Career Center


Hochschulteam Oberfranken (inter-university career counseling)
Silke Schneider & Anne Kraus
Agentur für Arbeit (Federal Employment Agency)
Mannlehenweg 27
96050 Bamberg
Phone: +49 951 9128 -217 und -859
Hochschulteam Oberfranken

Central Student Advisory Services of the University of Bamberg

Contact: Iris Negrini
Room K25/00.03a
Kapuzinerstraße 25
96047 Bamberg
Phone: +49 951 863-1050
Central student advisory