Study in English


Do you want to pursue an international career? Would you like to climb the ladder to high management positions or break into the IT industry? Perhaps you also dream of living and working abroad?

With myStudies at IU International University of Applied Sciences, you can take the first step towards this goal straight away! We offer a variety of bachelor's and master's degree programmes taught in English at our campuses in Berlin and Bad Honnef, which will help you improve your English skills during your studies and thereby preparing you perfectly for the global job market.

Are you asking yourself why you should intentionally make your studies even more difficult by studying in English instead of German? We have summarised some of the advantages and facts of studying in English for you.

Why you should study in English

1,5 Billion
people speak English worldwide, including 375 million native speakers
97,4 %
of Germans stated that they use English regularly in their everyday work
93,1 %
of posted jobs which demand language skills require English as a foreign language

Improved English skills

You will automatically train your speaking, reading and understanding skills when you study for your bachelor's or master's degree programme in English at the IU International University of Applied Sciences. In other words, you prepare yourself "in-parallel" for the international working world without having to take additional Business English courses. After all, ordinary school English is usually not enough to communicate confidently in international business meetings. 

Intercultural Competencies

Good foreign language skills also underline that you are an open-minded and tolerant person and show that you have intercultural skills. Another plus point: fluent English makes it easier for you to expand your network, as you can communicate effortlessly in an international environment. This way you can build your contacts more quickly and develop closer relationships overseas.

International Career Prospects

Good command of English and intercultural skills are often a prerequisite in many professions and industries because the world of employment is becoming increasingly dynamic and international due to rapid globalisation and digitalisation. A degree programme taught in English will help you to stand out from the competition when it comes to finding a job. This will increase your competitiveness and makes it easier for you to climb the career ladder. 

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Higher Salary

Furthermore, according to a study by the language-oriented education company Education First (EF), very good English skills ensure a higher income. The company uses the EF English Proficiency Index (EF EPI) to measure the English proficiency of adults worldwide every year and examines it in relation to economic and social indicators. According to this index, the participants from countries with the best English earn the most with an average of 41,000 US dollars per year, whereas the countries with the worst scores earn only 7,500 US dollars per year.

Popular English language study programmes in myStudies

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B.A. Business Administration

Get into position. And into the upper management level. With your English-language Business Administration degree.

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B.Sc. Business and IT

The demand for IT specialists with management skills is huge. Make something of it. With your English-language bachelor's degree in Business and IT.

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B.Sc. Industrial Engineering und Management

Digitization, leadership responsibility and Industry 4.0 - you'll learn what the future needs. With your bachelor's degree in Industrial Engineering and Management.

M.Sc. Computer Science

You will become a digital pacesetter. With your Master's degree in Computer Science.

M.A. International Management

Strengthen your intercultural management skills. With your Master's degree in International Management.

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MBA Master of Business Administration

Become a manager in the international economy. With your Master's degree in Business Administration.

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Here you can find all bachelor and master degree programs within myStudies.

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