in Chemnitz*

Look forward to your studies at the International University of Applied Sciences (IU) in Chemnitz, the "City of Modernity". In the European Capital of Culture 2025, you will be able to prepare for your career in the best possible way. After all, what better place to study than in one of Germany's leading industrial and technological locations? Studying in Chemnitz will be worth it for you!

Dual studies

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Dual Studies
You learn theory in a practice-oriented way – from lecturers of the business world. The IU is state-recognised and accredited.
You have questions about the seminar or the practical phase? Our lecturers are there for you as contact persons.

Courses in Chemnitz*

IU International University of Applied Sciences offers you the study programme that matches your life: Dual Studies, Part-time Studies or myStudies - here you will find all Bachelor's and Master's programmes available at this study location.

your campus Chemnitz*

Whether thermos flask or mild detergent: Numerous inventions have seen the light of day in Chemnitz. Even today, you will find the best conditions for your dual studies in Chemnitz:

  • Thriving industries such as retail, the automotive industry, mechanical and plant engineering, or the healthcare industry.
  • Young, innovative companies and start-ups
  • A lively student scene with numerous pubs, bars and clubs
  • Places to relax like the city park on the Chemnitz River
  • Sounds good? Then shape your future with a dual study program in the city of Chemnitz.

*Subject to state recognition of the degree programs and approval of the Chemnitz site by the Free State of Saxony. We expect the approvals of the ministries at the latest at the start of the studies. So far, all programs of IU International University have been successfully accredited and approved on time.

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Why Chemnitz?

Chemnitz: The centre for microsystems technology, the automotive industry and mechanical engineering - the "City of Modernity" - is the third largest city in Saxony after Leipzig and Dresden. Your ideal city to study. Here you will find a family atmosphere and affordable rents. Life takes place in the city centre: numerous pubs, bars and student clubs await you. "Küchwald" is the large recreational area located in the north of Chemnitz and may even encourage you to go jogging. The Schlossteich pond, right in the city centre, is also worth visiting. 

That's what our students say

“What I particularly like about the dual study programme at IU is the pleasant size of the classes and the modern atmosphere on campus.“

D. Pech über sein Duales Studium in Soziale Arbeit
Daniel Pech
B.A. Social Work

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We are moving

From 01st March the virtual campus of the part-time studies programme is part of the IU distance learning programme and then takes place in this new environment. Nothing else will change for you: You will also benefit from interactive courses via video chat, smart online teaching and the exchange with lecturers and students.

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