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What makes IU your best choice
96% Recommendation rate
At IU you get a high-quality degree from Germany’s largest university. But what makes us even prouder, is that 96% of our students think so too.
94% Job success

Our practice-oriented study programmes prepare you for your future career. This is why 94% of IU graduates find a job within 3 months after graduation.

100% Flexibility

With IU you choose what, how and where you study. With our digital learning platform and smarter tools, our courses fit your schedule.

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Discover the right programme for you

The IU scholarship programme

At IU, it has always been our mission to help as many people as possible to take control of their career and future, and it just got a whole lot better. Our Scholarship Programme lets you start your degree now and hand in your documents later. This means you waste no time on your journey to professional success. Over 20 years of experience as an international university, we are committed to helping people in any circumstances achieve their goals. Take your chance now!


Online Studies

  • Complete Flexibility: Study any time on any device
  • Financial Support: Get a scholarship of up to 80%
  • Choose a time model which suits your lifestyle

On Campus Studies

  • Study in small groups in close contact with your lecturer
  • Work in and explore Germany with a hybrid study model
  • Apply for an 18-month post-study work visa for after you graduate

Award winning education

QS International
AACSB International
FIBAA akkreditiert
CHE Ranking
EU International
EQAR Ranking
Our UK Dual Degree Offer with LSBU

IU has partnered with London South Bank University to give you the chance to turn your programme into a dual degree. When you choose this option, you'll graduate from IU with both a German and a British degree: a major advantage for international career prospects! The best part? There’s no need for any extra courses or travel on your side. This will make you stand head and shoulders above the competition when looking for work and set you up for international career success.


Upcoming events

Would you like to get an overview of our study programmes? Would you like to find out more about IU International University of Applied Sciences and about studying online or on campus with us? Simply register for one of our information events.

13 April

Get to know IU (India) - 13.04.2022

Join our free webinar, exclusively for prospective Indian students, to get answers to some of your concerns about the application process.

15:00 - 15:45 (CET)

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20 April

Get to know IU (Africa) - 20.04.2022

Join our free webinar, exclusively for prospective African students, to get answers to some of your concerns about the application process.

15:00 - 15:45 (CET)

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27 April

Get to know IU (On Campus) - 27.04.2022

IU also offers excellent on-campus programmes alongside distance learning. Sign up for our free webinar to learn more about our on-campus studies.

15:00 - 15:45 (CET)

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4 Reasons Why IU Is The Right Choice For You

  • Complete Flexibility

    You decide the pace you study at. Don’t be held down by a restrictive schedule, choose the time and price model that best suits your circumstances – you can even extend your studies if something comes up and you need to hit pause.

  • Accredited and Recommended

    We have satisfied students! 96% of our recent graduates recommended studying here. Another reason to trust Germany’s original state-recognised, online university is our system and programme accreditation for the quality of our teaching and resources.

  • Anytime Exams

    Working shifts? In another time zone? Have family commitments? That’s no problem with IU! Our 24/7 supervised online exam system enables you to take your exams at a time that is comfortable to you to maximise your chances of success.

  • Digital and Forward Thinking

    If COVID and digitalisation has taught us anything, it’s that digital work is here to stay. You will be equipped with all the tools to carve out a successful career path through our future-focused, practical courses taught by experienced lecturers.

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, MBA - Master of Business Administration
  • The university teaching at IU is characterised by a high degree of practical relevance.

    Diana Valdez, M.A. International Management
  • You can participate in IU events and establish an excellent network. My career proves it: networking is the key to success!

    Sandip Modha, MBA - Master of Business Administration
  • The study programme provided me with so many useful academic and professional skills and knowledge.

    Mai Duc, B.A. International Marketing Management

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