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Bachelor Pflegepädagogik* (B.A.)

*Translated: Nursing Education. Only available in German

Nursing education - provides the necessary motivation for other people to pursue a physically, mentally and socially challenging profession.

# Distance learning

Language : German

Nursing Education studies - This is how you transform from learner to teacher.

Are you able to quickly inspire others and want to pass on your knowledge? Then the Bachelor's degree programme in Nursing Pedagogy at the IU International University of Applied Sciences (IU) will make you a sought-after teacher in the health care sector. And after graduation, you will be significantly involved in the training, further education or continuing education of nursing staff. 

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In our free and non-binding information material you will find out everything about:

  • Content of your studies

  • Admission and application

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Your career opportunities. Future-oriented.

Your studies in Nursing Education are opening a whole new range of opportunities for you and your career. Be ready to make an impact and to work in an industry as diverse as your learned skills. 

Ärzte und Pflegepersonal bei Besprechung

Nursing educator

As a nursing educator, you are responsible for preparing aspiring nursing professionals for their professional careers. You are also responsible for their continuing education and training. Your work is not just limited to hospitals and nursing homes. Nursing educators are also employed in school healthcare facilities, nursing homes, associations, and health insurance companies. You also have the opportunity to pursue a career in scientific research or public relations.  

Mann bei verfassen einer Thesis

Subject-specific Editor

Team bei Präsentation

Academic research assistant


Choose how you want to study Nursing Pedagogy at IU

You can complete your Nursing Pedagogy Bachelor's degree at IU by distance learning. Here you can find out how your studies at IU work and what your advantages are in the distance learning study model.   

Fernstudium an der IU Internationale Hochschule: Studentin in der Bibliothek

Distance Learning

For maximum freedom - study 100% flexible

You study completely on your own terms. Get the perfect blend of innovative study tools, interactive study formats via video chat (live or on demand) and personal support.

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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.


The most important questions about studying Nursing Pedagogy


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

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Why you should study Nursing Pedagogy  

With a Nursing Pedagogy degree, you qualify to pass on your knowledge in a meaningful and targeted way in public further education institutions, in companies or in the academic field. Alternatively, you can also work as a nursing and health care expert to ensure the targeted transfer between theory and practice. These are two good reasons to study Nursing Pedagogy. 

Besides, studying is simply fun. Especially at IU, because your distance learning with us is 100% flexible and takes place according to your schedule. We celebrate lifelong learning and enable you to study in a way that fits your life. 

Your IU studies in Nursing Pedagogy 

During your Nursing Pedagogy studies, you will be taught a wide range of social science, psychological and philosophical basic knowledge. Political and legal rules in the nursing and healthcare sector are also part of the curriculum. The focus of this degree programme at IU is on adult education, nursing-specific didactics and lifelong learning. In addition, you can specialise in Business Administration aspects, for example, to make a career in Nursing and Geriatric Care or in Hospital Management. 

A look into the future: what you'll do after graduation  

After graduating in Nursing Pedagogy, you will have interesting career opportunities. You can take up teaching positions or pass on your knowledge in other ways. For example, in the form of teaching materials, if you decide to work as a specialist editor. Or you can go to research institutions as a research assistant. Your career options with your Bachelor's degree in Nursing Pedagogy are diverse. 

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“