A new kind of university for the Digital Pioneers of tomorrow

CODE is a newly founded private university of applied sciences that is embedded into the vibrant network of Berlin’s digital economy.

  • Innovative study programs

    CODE offers three bachelor programs for young talents striving to become developers, designers and digital entrepreneurs.

  • Creating something meaningful

    The core of our study programs are real-world projects, accompanied by seminars and workshops with an advanced flipped-classroom concept.

  • Challenge-based learning

    Assisted by a mentor, you will evolve your competencies, learn how to collaborate, and reach your full potential.

  • Positive impact on society

    A Science, Technology and Society Program that supports a broad horizon and a multidisciplinary approach to problem-solving.

Rethinking higher education

Studying at CODE will be unlike any other higher education experience. Our intensive, interdisciplinary bachelor programs are designed to dramatically improve the way you work and to prepare you for the reality of tomorrow’s workplace.

Study while creating something meaningful

Our methodology is based on extensive research into how people learn best. It stimulates deeper cognition and greater conceptual understanding, develops critical skills that enable you to adapt as the world changes and will serve you for the rest of your life.

  • Theory needs practice

    Challenging projects and interdisciplinary teams with peer-to-peer collaboration are at the core of our learning approach.

  • Reflection and support

    Small seminars and your academic mentor will challenge your skills, encourage you to reflect and help you grow.

  • Become a Digital Pioneer

    By acquiring the necessary knowledge and skills “just in time”, you will strengthen your personal competencies and develop a pioneer’s mindset.

  • Lifelong learning

    Flexible in every way, CODE encourages you to never stop learning, follow your own ideas and reach your full potential.

About CODE

A campus for the digital tech economy

CODE wants to be the place where talented and ambitious students from diverse backgrounds come together, forming a community of tomorrow’s Digital Pioneers. Where they realize their potential, create meaningful projects and have a positive impact on society.

Join our learning community

At CODE we want to attract the most talented and passionate students, not the most privileged. Our admission process challenges your ambition and character. We want to make sure that you have what it takes to flourish in the demanding learning environment that we provide at CODE.

Based on experience, knowledge and passion

CODE is inspired and backed by Germany’s most successful and visionary internet entrepreneurs, as well as courageous educators who think higher education needs an update.

  • Founded by entrepreneurs

    Supported by more than two dozen German internet pioneers, CODE offers unique opportunities in the startup community.

  • Supported by renowned scientific experts

    CODE’s academic council consists of tech-enthusiastic academic leaders with outstanding reputations.

  • Built with a hands-on approach

    Digital experts and enthusiasts themselves, the management team of CODE cultivates a strong hands-on mentality.

  • Part of a worldwide movement

    CODE is connected to leading tech and entrepreneurial initiatives around the globe.

News and notable

Come and meet us at the next career fairs

The found­ing team will be pre­sent at sev­eral ca­reer fairs for stu­dents, within the next months.

More options to meet CODE

Read about us in German magazine DER SPIEGEL

There’s a great article about CODE in Germany’s leading news magazine DER SPIEGEL 13/2017.

More news from CODE

Getting to know our founding team

Read our latest interview in “Berlin Valley” with key answers about CODE.

More articles about CODE

The best way to predict the future
is to invent it.
Alan Kay, Computer Pioneer