Since 2006, HPI has consistently earned a top spot in the Centre for Higher Education Development (CHE) ranking of the best computer science study programs nationwide.
HPI maintains close ties with the business community with its hands-on training. At the same time, HPI carries out a close academic cooperation with leading universities, such as the elite Stanford University. Students learn in small groups at HPI and receive the intensive support of professors, lecturers and other members of the teaching staff. HPI graduates are highly regarded in industry and research, and have already established contacts to these communities at the beginning of their career.