Syntea, your personal study assistant

AI can shorten study duration

Our study has confirmed that our students can complete their courses up to 27% faster by using AI study assistant Syntea. This can reduce the duration of their studies substantially.

Experience the future of learning

As Germany's first university of applied sciences, we have developed our own study AI for you, to help you do even better in your studies. Syntea supports you reliably and 24/7 – exactly the way it suits you and your learning style.*

Syntea is there to support you flexibly and efficiently when studying.* At any time, you can ask questions about the script – and receive answers that are verified by our faculty members. In comprehensive study sessions, Syntea systematically guides you through the material, so you can critically reflect on the content and better understand it. Plus, you can test your knowledge: Syntea will ask you targeted questions about your study material.

*Syntea is currently being rolled out for all courses with a script.

How Syntea helps you study

Complete courses 27% faster

Deepen your knowledge more efficiently – and go into your exam with confidence.

24/7 individual support

Test yourself and get answers to questions about the script – right when you need them.

Verified answers

You can rely on the accuracy of the answers, as they are verified by our faculty members.

How to use Syntea

Q&A Feature: Get answers to your questions

Available 24/7

The Q&A feature lets you ask questions about the script around the clock.


Syntea will answer you immediately and show you the relevant sections in the script. This way, you can close knowledge gaps faster.

Verified quality

You can rely on Syntea. All answers are verified by our faculty members.

Pre-Assessment Feature: Test your knowledge


Syntea can ask you questions about the entire script. This way, you can make sure you’ve understood everything.


You can see which parts of your answer were right or wrong. You will see exactly which contents you should revise.


Syntea tracks your progress and shows you how much you've already achieved.

Deep Dialogue Learning Feature: Improve your understanding


Experience learning as a stimulating conversation in a Socratic style, deepening your knowledge and gaining new insights.


Following the question and answer principle, Syntea individually guides you through the learning material and responds to your needs.


With open-ended questions, Syntea helps you identify misconceptions and solve understanding problems yourself.

Exam Trainer Feature: Get ready for your exam


With Syntea, you prepare Unit by Unit for exam relevant questions. You decide which Unit to start with.


If you make a mistake, Syntea explains why. This way, you can revise the material until you are truly confident.


During your learning session, you answer questions at three levels: easy, medium, hard - until you have mastered them all and are perfectly prepared for the exam.

Q&A – Key features at a glance

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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.

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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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“