in Gera (virtual)

Studying in Gera? Sure! Gera offers you numerous opportunities to successfully start your desired degree programme. Use the second largest city in Thuringia as a starting point for your career and become part of an up-and-coming business location with great future potential. Find out here what you can expect when studying in Gera.

Dual studies

your campus - your benefits

Dual Studies
Thanks to virtual lectures, you can study wherever you are
Events to get to know fellow students locally and virtually across Germany 

Courses in Gera (virtual)

your campus Gera (virtual)

When studying in Gera, a family atmosphere is a top priority. The city has only been a university town for a few years, but it offers you an ideal environment for your studies. Various cultural events take place in the city throughout the year. In summer, the numerous parks are a popular meeting place for you and your fellow students.

During your dual studies programme in Gera, you can take part in virtual courses directly from home. In addition to the theory in virtual live video conferences, you will complete the practical part of your studies directly with your practical partner in or around Gera. So that you can get to know your fellow students personally, we organise two events a year, such as a semester kick-off event or a summer party and smaller events within the respective quarter.

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With a dual studies programme in Gera, you are ideally positioned for your future. The city is rich in tradition and is a good place to live at a reasonable price. Rents in Gera are below the national average and there is plenty of living space in the popular city centre.

Good long-distance transport connections make commuting to surrounding cities such as Leipzig or Erfurt easy, while you can get around in the city itself by bus, bicycle or on foot.

In view of the inexpensive location, many large companies from various sectors have now settled in the region around Gera, giving you a successful start to your professional life.

Still not sure which degree programme is the best way to showcase your talents? Our IU Studyfinder can certainly help you.

That's what our students say

“Due to the constant change of weeks at IU, I participate efficiently in professional life parallel to my studies and can thus increase my own performance for future professional life through knowledge and experience.“

Olga Schelenberg
B.A. Marketing Management

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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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