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

Enrol for an accredited online study programme by 3rd of November 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.

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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

Get personal support at every step of your digital learning journey 

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
  • Combine the full student experience with freedom and flexibility

Award winning

At IU International University of Applied Sciences, we place a strong emphasis on quality. That is why all of our study programmes are state-approved, bear the seal of German Accreditation Council and are globally recognised. And that is why we have won a large number of awards for our programme selection, high level of educational materials and outstanding service and support. 

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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 3rd of November and save 50 % on your tuition fees with our Online Degree Saver Programme. Terms and conditions apply.

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 following their studies, an average of 80 % have management responsibilities. On top of that, 97 % of our students recommend studying with IU International University of Applied Sciences. This information was reported by 9,000+ students who participated in an external quality review performed by, Germany’s leading online studies review portal, which named IU as one of Germany's leading online studies universities.

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, with a focus on quality and practical skills. IU is proud of its graduates and the impressive international 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 also earn a validated UK degree alongside your German certificate. And the best part: to earn your dual degree, no extra work is needed

5 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! 

  • Study on your own terms

    Every aspect of our study programmes can be done completely 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 when studying on your own - there are no application deadlines or waiting periods. And if you decide to study on-campus, you can start up to 4 times per year. 

  • 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. 

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. Jumpstart 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 is having 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.