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Distance learning: Save 1.444€ & get a free iPad plus a 1.444€ refund.

Enrol by July 31st and use the code SOMMER24 to get a 1.444€ discount, a free iPad + a 1.444€ refund if you graduate within the standard study period.

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myStudium: Jetzt 1.444€ Rabatt + gratis iPad sichern.

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Your advantages at IU

100% flexibel

Full-time job, moving house, family or travelling? Flexible time models that you can change at any time. Study at one of our more than 30 locations or completely online.

No Numerus Clausus

What counts for us is your motivation, not your grades. That's why you can start your dream degree programme without NC or entrance exams.


IU is a state-recognised and accredited private university. This recognition confirms the high quality of the study programmes and teaching.

Find Your Special Field

Junge Frau, die an einem Projekt


You want to create something great? With IU's bachelor's degree programmes in "Architecture & Construction," you'll have a strong foundation.

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Put your social skills to good use.  With the IU Bachelor's degree programmes in the field of "Health and Social Affairs".

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Kreativer Profi an seinem Arbeitsplatz


Look forward to a technologically sophisticated career. With the IU Bachelor's degree programmes in "IT and Technology" you will systematically reach your goal.

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Mein Weg an die Spitze des Erfolgs


Thinking strategically and acting creatively? The IU bachelor's degree programmes in "Marketing and Communication" are ideal for this.

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Actively shape the future of our society. The IU Bachelor's degree programmes in “Pedagogy & Psychology" make it possible. 

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Become a human resources manager or legal expert. With the IU Bachelor's programmes in "Human Resources and Law" anything is possible.

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Never boring: The IU Bachelor's programmes in "Hospitality, Tourism and Event" bring diversity into your professional life.

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Junge Frau, die zu Hause arbeiten


Whether it's marketing, accounting or human resources: IU's bachelor's degree programmes in "Business and Management" will give you a head start in your career. 

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Put yourself in position. With IU's master's degree programmes in "Architecture and Construction," you'll build up your management responsibilities. 

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Become a social leader. With the master's degree programmes in "Health & Social Services", the focus is on people.

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Make even better use of your passion for technology. With the IU master's degree programmes in "IT & Technology" you are programmed for success. 

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Qualify yourself as a communicator in a leading position. The master's degree programmes in "Marketing and Communication" make it possible. 

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Put yourself in the lead. The MBA programmes qualify you for management positions in your specific field.

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You want to be a responsible leader? Then you're in good hands with the IU master's degree programmes in "Education & Psychology".

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Bring yourself into the game. With the IU Master's programmes in "Human Resources and Law" you are the joker for future business success. 

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Become an internationally demanded manager: The IU Master's programmes in "Hospitality, Tourism and Event" make it possible. 

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Become the manager of your own career. The master's degree programmes in "Business and Management" bring you into position. 

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Your studies. Your future.

Whether it’s a virtual info session or an on-site event at the IU International University of Applied Sciences campus, you’re in good hands if you have any unanswered questions. We will actively support you on your way to your dream degree. You can ask open questions, get to know us personally or attend a special online information event on one of your favourite fields of study. 

Your future events

Continue your education, get ahead

Busy at work or with a family? No problem! At IU, you decide how you want to study - without fixed lectures or exam dates.

Innovative & digital

The wealth of our digital learning tools, personal support and virtual live formats help you to get the most out of your studies and yourself.

Absolute practical relevance

Lecturers from the real world, theory with examples from the working world - here you will be well equipped for your job of the future.


The latest news at a glance!

Don't miss any more news! We keep you up to date with the latest news about the IU – from our latest degree programmes to interesting study results and more.

The IU Studyfinder*: Find your degree programme

With our Studyfinder* you can find the study programme that fits you perfectly in just 5 minutes. *The Studyfinder is currently only available in German.

The study that adapts to your life

Distance Learning

100% flexible: the innovative way to study  

  • Ideal for anyone who wants to study on their own terms – while travelling, alongside their job, family or other projects 

  • Online study programme with tools for any study type and several options for connecting with lecturers, fellow students or study coaches 

  • Flexible course structure and order adaptable to your individual needs; virtual classes if needed

  • Starting date: any time 

Learn more about distance learning

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Enrol by July 31st and get a discount and a free iPad.

myStudium an der IU Internationale Hochschule: Student am Campus


Study however you want after graduating – with tutorials on campus or virtually

  • Perfect for high school graduates who want the perfect mix of classic student life and flexible online studies

  • Fixed professionally guided tutorials during the day on campus combined with virtual elements

  • Fixed course structure and schedule

  • Beginning of studies: Up to 4 times a year

Learn more about myStudium

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Duales Studium an der IU Internationale Hochschule: Studentin am Campus

Dual Studies

Studies or work experience? Why not both?

  • Perfect for students who want to study and gain work experience with a practice partner at the same time

  • The best of both worlds: switch between in-person classes or virtual courses and practical phases in a company

  • Fixed course structure and schedule 

  • Beginning of studies: Up to 4 times a year

Learn more about dual studies

Private studies for 0 €

Start in October 2024, get a €50 voucher and win an iPad!

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Studies & Vocational Training

Studying after your vocational training: Shorten the duration of your studies by up to 50%

  • Skip modules or entire semesters that match the content of your training and shorten your study time by up to 50%

  • Not only save valuable time with your training, but also money by having your previous work recognised

  • Top up your knowledge from your apprenticeship with an academic degree and improve your career prospects

Learn more about studying with vocational training

Save 1.444€!

Enrol by July 31st and get a discount and a free iPad.

Syntea, your personal study assistant

We have developed our own study-AI for you: Syntea is your personal study assistant which helps you learn faster and more efficiently. Our study found that you can complete courses up to 27% faster. Syntea supports you reliably and 24/7 – exactly the way it suits you and your learning style. Plus, you can test your knowledge: Syntea will ask you targeted questions about your study material.

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Do you still have questions?

Our free student advisory service has all the answers for you! We take the time to advise you individually and without obligation.

We support you. Right from the start.

Together we will find the best solution for your career path.

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+49 (0) 30 31198810

That's what our students say


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IU regularly receives top ratings from the best-known study comparison platforms. With 4.5 out of 5 stars, we were awarded "very good provider" in 2023 and were on the best list of distance learning providers and ranked number 1 of the most popular universities on StudyCheck with the dual study programme. All this with a recommendation rate of 95%!

Why you should study at IU

study programmes to choose from, tailored to your needs
companies educate with us as practice partners
locations or study online worldwide

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Thank you for deciding to find out all about your study programme and IU International University of Applied Sciences. Request your study brochure here - free of charge and without obligation.

Awards, accreditations and certifications

IU Internationale Hochschule ist seit 1999 eine staatlich anerkannte HochschuleIU Internationale Hochschule ist vom Wissenschaftsrat akkreditiertIU Internationale Hochschule ist zugelassen für FernunterrichtIU Internationale Hochschule erhält beim StudyCheck-Award 2023 die Auszeichnung „Top Hochschule in Deutschland“