Our Study & Career Coaches at IU

We won’t leave you on your own! During your studies, our Study & Career Coaches will be at your side. They’ll advise you whenever you need support.

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Time management, learning methods, motivation - the study coaches at IU have insight into these topics and more! 

Do you have questions about your application? Then you can receive career coaching tips or help with your application documents.  

Exactly the support you need!

Your studies the way you want them! Do you need more support or would you rather have more freedom? It doesn’t matter how you decide to shape your study path: Our study coaches are always happy to help you with learning, motivation or reflection strategies, to name just a few. On an ad hoc or long-term basis. Right at the beginning or in the middle. Completely individualised according to your needs. 

Important study topics – and ideas for them!

  • Time management

    Studies, job, family – how can we balance everything? Time management is an important factor in your studies. Our study coaches support you in creating a personalised plan to integrate everything that is important to you into your everyday life. 

  • Motivation

    Find the necessary motivation for your studies! With the right goals, you will find the right drive for your studies. Learn to set short, medium and long-term goals as well as techniques to overcome your inner obstacles. 

  • Learning strategies

    Would you like to study in a more efficient way with the right strategy? Then get advice on different learning methods and styles. Our study coaches will also show you how to use our learning materials in the best possible way.  

Your career coaching

Are you ready to conquer the job market? If you still need a little support, we have just what you need. In our free 1:1 video coaching*, our certified career coach will advise you on your next career steps! You decide exactly what the 45-minute zoom session is about: Application tips? Tricks for a career change? Tips for further development? Our career coach will help you with all these things and many more! 

But we have another offer for you: With a free check of your application documents, you’ll make sure that they will blow away any prospective employer! 

*This offer applies to Bachelor students with at least 120 ECTS credits and Master students. 

Other contact points

Lecturers and tutors

Your studies, your rules. You decide for yourself how and when you need help – our lecturers will help you with any questions you may have about the content of your course and will provide you with tips on further literature and sources

The student network

Network with your fellow students! You can exchange personal information with your fellow students via MS Teams. You can network across national borders and arrange to meet up in study groups. Or simply get together for a nice cup of coffee.  

IU's Student Advisory Service

If you have any further questions about our study and career coaching or would like to discuss something else, please contact our IU Student Advisory Service.

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You'll find all of the important information about your study programme and IU International University of Applied Sciences in your personal brochure.

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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