FAQs

General information

About studying with IU International University of Applied Sciences

How does an online learning programme at IU work?
How will IU support me during my online studies?
Are IU study programmes accredited?
Can i try out your online learning programme? How do I cancel if I don't like it?
Can I complete my studies on the side? How long will it take me to complete my degree?
Are there any in-person classes that I have to attend?
What distinguishes the IU online learning programmes from other online study programmes?
How do I enrol and when can I start my online study programme?
I do not fit the profile of a typical student? Are there people like me at IU?
Is it possible to pause my studies?
What if I am unable to complete my degree within my chosen duration of studies?
Is there a graduation ceremony?

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Exams

Here's how my examinations work

Where do the examinations take place?
How do I register for an online examination?
How long does a module examination take?
How often can I re-sit an examination?
How and when will I be notified of the results of my examination?
Study plan

My study plan

Do I get a student ID card?
Do I have the option of taking a break from my online study programme or taking a semester off?
I can't complete my online learning programme within the regular study period. What can I do?
What equipment do I need for my studies?
Does the IU offer an online library?
What study materials are available?
Is there a platform to interact with fellow students?
Recognition

Recognition of previous achievements

I have already completed a university degree. Will my previous achievements be recognised?
What do I gain from the recognition of my previous achievements?
Which previous achievements are recognised by IU?
How does the review of prior achievements for recognition at IU work?
What is the maximum number of ECTS points that can be credited to me?
Can/should I enrol in all courses when starting my study programme?
Financing

My financing options

How much are the tuition fees?
Can I pay the tuition fees in instalments?
Are there any application fees or any other charges that apply to IU online studies?
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