Apply now and get a free iPad – So you can study anywhere, anytime

Enrol for an accredited online study programme by 11th of August and get a free iPad!

*An iPad use agreement will be sent to you by our study advisory team following your online application.

*An address in the EU is required in order to receive the iPad.

100 % flexible

You decide where and when you want to study

State-Approved & Accredited Top-Level Education

First-class study programmes with a recommendation rate of 97%

Personal Service & Support

Your digital learning journey with personal support

The right study programme for you

Online Studies

  • Study whenever you want, 100% online
  • Choose your own pace and take as long as you need
  • Start at anytime from anywhere


  • Study in small learning groups and in close contact with your lecturers
  • Start 4x per year from anywhere or at one of our locations in Germany

Award winning

Is quality important to you? We feel the same! That is why every study programme at IU International University of Applied Sciences is state-approved, bears the seal of German Accreditation Council and is globally recognised. Also, we have received multiple awards!

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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.

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Save up to 50% – because you deserve your dream career!

Enrol for an accredited online study programme by 11th of August and save up to 50 % on your tuition fees. With our fully online study campus and digital learning tools, we offer top quality education that's affordable to everyone.

Coupon code: CAREER21 

*You can start any time in 2021.

*This discount is only available for the online studies model. For information about myStudies discounts, please get in touch with our Study Advisory Team.

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And, after two years, an average of 80 percent have management responsibilities. On top of that, 97% of our students would recommend studying with IU International University of Applied Sciences. This information was reported by Alumni who took part in our 2020 Service Evaluation. These excellent results are based on the fact that, in addition to teaching professional expertise, IU International University of Applied Sciences focuses on training social and intercultural competence. IU is proud of its graduates and the impressive careers they have built.

Boost your career


With the IU International University of Applied Sciences and LSBU (London South Bank University) dual degree track, offered in selected study programmes, you can study at IU like any other student, and choose if you want to earn a British degree alongside your German certificate. And the best part: to earn your dual degree, no extra work is needed.

6 great reasons for studying with us

  • Flexible Learning Modules

    With our flexible full- and part-time modules, you decide when to schedule your courses. If you need more time to complete your studies, you can extend them by up to twelve months or take a semester off – completely free of charge.

  • Recommended by 97% of Our Students

    We regularly ask our students for feedback, and the results make us proud: 97% of our students recommend us to other people. Your satisfaction is our motivation – we’re only happy if you’re happy! 

  • 100% Online – 100% Flexible

    Every aspect of our study programmes is done online, and with maximum flexibility – from the enrolment process to the classes themselves, and even the exams. This gives you the freedom to study on your own terms, and according to your own schedule. You decide when to start: there are no application deadlines or waiting periods.

  • 24/7 Online Exams

    You can be an early bird or a night owl, it’s up to you – exams can be booked to match your plans. Take your exams online at any time – 24/7, 365 days a year, on short notice and from anywhere you like. 

  • Your Innovative Learning Tools

    Our online campus offers a fully digital learning environment, with a diverse set of e-learning tools: interactive books, videos, online forums, interactive study sprints, – and much more. 

  • IU – for me. For you. For everyone.

    Our goal: everyone can grow professionally and personally with IU. Digital learning. Flexible study programmes. Quality at the highest level: with these principles, IU International University of Applied Science has become Germany's largest University of Applied Sciences and is now internationally active with over 70,000 students from more than 110 countries.

    "Whether you are starting your career, re-entering the workforce or working, everyone has equal access to education at IU: anytime, anywhere."

    Sven Schütt, CEO of IU International University of Applied Science 

Our study models

Get yourself the future you always wanted

Take the first step towards achieving your goals: study at IU International University of Applied Sciences and earn an internationally accredited degree in the field of your choice.​

This is what our students say

“In both my passion and my career, the skills and competencies I learned at IU have made a big difference.“

Zena Massaad
Online student

Where our students come from

Our students live in over 110 countries, in 6 different continents. When studying and interacting with students from the USA, Canada, Sweden, Italy, the Netherlands and France, you'll have plenty of opportunities to network on a global scale. Jump – start your international career – study at IU

Learn from the best

Your professors are here to help you succeed. Benefit from their business world experience, academic expertise and global mind-set.

At IU International University of Applied Sciences, we believe that the key for building high-quality study programmes has a high-quality teaching staff. That’s why we place an emphasis on finding the best professors and lecturers, whom all have to meet our high standards by having an excellent academic reputation, subject-specific expertise, practical experience and a strong international approach.

Free webinars

We regularly offer free webinars about studying at IU International University of Applied Sciences. These events give you the opportunity to get to know our University of Applied Sciences and our wide range of educational offerings. The webinars are hosted by our study advisors, who offer expert knowledge about studying at IU, as well as an opportunity to ask any questions you might have at the end of each webinar. Join one of our upcoming webinars.

QS 5 Stars Rating System – Online Learning
AACSB Business Education Alliance Member
Accredited Programme – Foundation for International Business Administration Accreditation
Centre for Higher Education Ranking
European Union
United States Distance Learning Association