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✔ Study online or on-campus at Germany’s biggest university in English 

✔ Study programmes that focus on preparing you for work

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Realize Your Professional Goals
Explore our Bachelor's Degrees

✔ Study online or on-campus at Germany’s biggest university in English 

✔ Study programmes that focus on preparing you for work

✔ Join our alumni success stories

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Earn a degree without compromising

And get a discount of up to 1444 € if you apply by June 20th!*

Studies designed to fit your schedule and match your ambitions: cutting-edge and 100% online! Study anytime, from anywhere, and earn your degree on your own terms.

*You can start anytime. 

Study flexibly: live, work and travel in Europe!

Apply by June 20th to save up to 1444 € on your on-campus tuition.


Are online studies right for you?

Online degrees offer many of the same advantages as traditional in-person degrees, with the added benefit of flexibility and accessibility. IU's online study model lets you choose where and how you want to study and find a course specialisation that suits your career goals.

At IU, every second of your time matters. Whether you're balancing family, career or embarking on a new adventure, our online programmes fit seamlessly into your busy schedule.

  • Choose from 50+ accredited & globally recognised programmes.
  • Study at your own pace – full-time or part-time.
  • Experience a high-tech learning environment with our digital study platform, proprietary mobile app and AI-powered learning assistant.
  • Take your exams online 24/7, throughout the year.
  • Get 1:1 support from our team of career and study experts dedicated to your success.

Have prior work experience or learning? Don't let it go to waste. Get them recognised and save both time and resources.

Career success: Start your journey with personal guidance

Take the first step today! Get 1-on-1 personalised advice and find the perfect IU degree programme tailored to your goals and aspirations.

Learn on campus in Germany with greater flexibility

Picture this: you're immersing yourself in the diverse culture of Germany, making lifelong friendships and building a solid foundation for a successful global career. Welcome to IU International University of Applied Sciences, where we blend tradition with technology to offer you an enriching campus learning experience.

At our international campuses in Berlin and Bad Honnef, you'll get the best of both worlds: flexibility and quality. Here's how learning on-campus at IU can pave the way for your dream career:

  • Choose from 50+ accredited & globally recognised programmes.
  • Engage in small study groups with 2-3 in-person tutorials weekly.
  • Experience a high-tech learning environment with our digital study platform, proprietary mobile app and AI-powered learning assistant.
  • Apply for an 18-month post-graduation visa to access the German job market.
  • Get 1:1 support from our team of career and study experts dedicated to your success.

Have prior work experience or learning? Don't let it go to waste. Get them recognised and save both time and resources.

Would you like to know more?

Grab your copy of the brochure to read up on our admission requirements, pricing and financing options.

We’ve also included plenty of details on:

  • Study content & module overview
  • Our options for specialisation
  • Career opportunities

Career success: Start your journey with personal guidance

Take the first step today! Get 1-on-1 personalised advice and find the perfect IU degree programme tailored to your goals and aspirations.

State-approved & accredited top-level education

First-class study programmes with a recommendation rate of 96%

100 % flexible

You decide where and when you want to study

Most popular online university

96% of our students recommend studying at IU.

German quality promise

All programmes are state accredited and recognized internationally. That's why 100,000+ students have put their trust in IU.

Kickstart your career in Europe

Benefit from 18-month post study job seeker’s visa as an IU student learning on campus and begin your career in Germany.

100% Flexibility

With IU you choose what, how and where you study. And depending on your preferred study format you can even start your first step towards your new career right away.

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.

Your Bachelor degree summed up

All the facts and figures about your study programme at a glance

Study model

Bachelor: 180 ECTS credits

Duration of study

Bachelor: Full-Time (36 Months), Part-Time I (48 Months), Part-Time II (72 Months)

Tuition fees

Starting from US$ 261US$ 426 now US$ 241US$ 405 with discount per month.

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Accreditation

Accredited in line with German and European standards or are currently in the process of being accredited

Admission

High school certificate 

Reduce your study fees

Reduce fees by getting your previous achievements recognised.
The costs of your studies are usually tax-deductible.

Study model

Bachelor: 180 ECTS credits

Duration of study

Bachelor: Regular study period 36 months

Tuition fees

Starting from US$ 261US$ 426 now US$ 241US$ 405 with discount per month.

Accreditation

Accredited in line with German and European standards or are currently in the process of being accredited

Admission

High school certificate 
Proof of English language skills

Reduce your study fees

Reduce fees by getting your previous achievements recognised.
The costs of your studies are usually tax-deductible.

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Applied Artificial Intelligence

Applied Artificial Intelligence tools are becoming a larger presence in our everyday lives, and will continue to do so for years to come. Companies who will act fast and incorporate this technology in their business strategy have a real chance of taking over entire market shares. That’s where you, as a future Applied AI specialist, come into the picture. Once you’ve acquired knowledge of speech and image processing, machine learning, robotics, UI/UX and software development, your expertise will make you a strong candidate for positions in many international tech leaders.

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Computer Science

Whether you have IT or an industry that uses IT in mind, the BSc Computer Science programme will teach you all the knowledge and skills you need for a successful start in the IT job market. One particular focus of the BSc Computer Science programme is software engineering. This is currently the most important sub-discipline of computer science, and it can be applied in many jobs across a wide range of industries. You'll build a broad knowledge base complemented by courses like cyber security, data science, and artificial intelligence. Enhance your career with additional skills in data security, project management, and IT law.

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Cyber Security

In this practice-oriented Bachelor in Cyber Security study programme, available fully online, you will be trained as a threat hunter with leadership potential. You will acquire the latest knowledge in the field of Cyber Security and deal with the architecture, programming and maintenance of security systems. In addition to incident response and digital forensics, you will learn about aspects of penetration testing and reverse engineering in order to understand the perspective of cyber criminals and protect against them.

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Data Science

The most important economic and social development of our times is digitalisation. Digital technology not only fills all areas of interpersonal communication, but also has an important influence on our economy. It represents existing forms of technology, while paving the way for new business models that were not previously possible. Its distinguishing feature is the consistent use of data - no matter where, no matter when. Data Science is therefore at the core of all digitalisation processes.

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Software Development

Software systems are an inseparable part of the today’s business and economic world, as well as everyday life. Regardless of its through smartphone apps, smart home devices or complex online databases, software developers and the work that they do have a profound effect on the world. The topics covered in the online Bachelor’s programme in Software Development include many of the elements and skills that the World Economic Forum has declared will determine the future: virtual reality, artificial intelligence and cloud programming.

Male Engineer Programs Drone while Holding Laptop in His Hands.

Applied Artificial Intelligence

Applied Artificial Intelligence tools are becoming a larger presence in our everyday lives, and will continue to do so for years to come. Companies who will act fast and incorporate this technology in their business strategy have a real chance of taking over entire market shares. That’s where you, as a future Applied AI specialist, come into the picture. Once you’ve acquired knowledge of speech and image processing, machine learning, robotics, UI/UX and software development, your expertise will make you a strong candidate for positions in many international tech leaders.

Porträt seiner er schön attraktiv zuversichtlich Inhalt bärtigen Kerl trägt kariertes Hemd Experte Spezialist Nerd Hai Boss Genie an hölzernen industriellen Innenarbeitsplatz Station

Computer Science

Whether you have IT or an industry that uses IT in mind, the BSc Computer Science programme will teach you all the knowledge and skills you need for a successful start in the IT job market. One particular focus of the BSc Computer Science programme is software engineering. This is currently the most important sub-discipline of computer science, and it can be applied in many jobs across a wide range of industries. You'll build a broad knowledge base complemented by courses like cyber security, data science, and artificial intelligence. Enhance your career with additional skills in data security, project management, and IT law.

Junge fröhliche Programmierer mit Kopfhörern, die Sie mit einem Lächeln anschauen

Cyber Security

In this practice-oriented Bachelor in Cyber Security study programme, available fully online, you will be trained as a threat hunter with leadership potential. You will acquire the latest knowledge in the field of Cyber Security and deal with the architecture, programming and maintenance of security systems. In addition to incident response and digital forensics, you will learn about aspects of penetration testing and reverse engineering in order to understand the perspective of cyber criminals and protect against them.

Design Kerl

Data Science

The most important economic and social development of our times is digitalisation. Digital technology not only fills all areas of interpersonal communication, but also has an important influence on our economy. It represents existing forms of technology, while paving the way for new business models that were not previously possible. Its distinguishing feature is the consistent use of data - no matter where, no matter when. Data Science is therefore at the core of all digitalisation processes.

Team Leader Using Computer In Office

Software Development

Software systems are an inseparable part of the today’s business and economic world, as well as everyday life. Regardless of its through smartphone apps, smart home devices or complex online databases, software developers and the work that they do have a profound effect on the world. The topics covered in the online Bachelor’s programme in Software Development include many of the elements and skills that the World Economic Forum has declared will determine the future: virtual reality, artificial intelligence and cloud programming.

Discover flexible campus learning in Germany at IU

Want to study, live, and work in Germany? Make the most of your study abroad experience with our unique On Campus model.

How it works:

  • Learn on-site 2-3 times a week, supplemented by online study
  • Full-time – with up to 4 intakes per year
  • Digital learning tools: IU Learn App, myCampus platform, and Syntea (AI teaching assistant)
  • All programmes taught in English

How you’ll benefit:

  • Flexible and balanced: Enjoy some freedom with the blend of structured tutorials and self-paced online study.
  • Fully supported: Access our career support services such as interview prep, virtual networking events, and more.
  • Skill-building opportunities: Free online English and German language courses, optional internship module.
  • Work in Germany: Explore part-time student jobs and be eligible for an 18-month post-graduate visa.

Access our exclusive career services

From the day you enrol at IU, we’re dedicated to helping you fulfil your professional goals. The IU Career Office will support you with exclusive online career services such as our job listings platform, live prep trainings, networking events, 1-on-1 career coaching, and more!

JobTeaser Online Platform

Our exclusive careers platform includes:

  • Over 130,000 job and internship offers*
  • 2,700+ international company contacts*
  • Company reviews from other students
  • Registration for IU career events & trainings
  • Tips, tricks, and useful links for your job search and application

*The numbers reflected above are subject to changes.

1:1 Session and Career Talks

You can book a virtual one to one session with a career advisor who will provide you with the best recommendation for your career.

In addition, we’re hosting weekly events where you can:

  • Be in direct contact with companies and recruiters
  • Get company and recruiting insights
  • Access job and internship opportunities
  • Network with professionals in diverse industries

Career Prep Trainings

We’ll help you prepare for your job hunt with:

  • Career planning and job search strategies
  • CV and cover letter how-to's
  • Interview techniques
  • Salary negotiations
  • Insights about the German business culture

Why IU is the best choice

100% Flexible & Online

Study when and where it suits you with our fully online degree programmes. Whether full-time or part-time, benefit from our flexible learning schedules, online exams, and full support throughout your studies.

Accredited & Globally Recognised

IU is accredited by the German Accreditation Council and is internationally recognised. Our rigorous quality standards ensure your degree holds weight globally.

Full Support For Success

Take advantage of a wealth of resources, including innovative learning tools, digital materials, tutorial videos and 24/7 access to our online library. Our team of tutors and study coaches are also ready to help at any time.

The Ideal Mix of Theory & Practice

Get the perfect balance of theoretical knowledge and practical study at IU. Our variety of programme specialisations lets you tailor your study to your career goals.

Hybrid Studies = More Flexibility

By combining in-person tutorials 2-3 times per week with 24/7 access to online study materials, you get to benefit from a more flexible study schedule. This allows you to work alongside your studies, or combine other activities, with relative ease. 

Accredited & Globally Recognised

IU is accredited and certified with a seal of approval from the German Accreditation Council. All IU study programmes, materials, and services meet high internal and external quality standards, which are regularly reviewed and updated. We can also provide you with an official Europass Diploma Supplement once you graduate, to ensure that your degree is recognised in the EU.

You Gain Full Support

We provide you with innovative learning tools, intimate campuses, easy access to lecturers, live teaching sessions, student advice services, and career support. You also have 24/7 access to our large online library. Your tutors are always available to answer your questions – and so are our study coaches.  

The ideal mix of theory & practice

Our programmes provide you with essential theoretical knowledge and focus, above all, on practice-oriented studies designed to best prepare you for your future career. Thanks to our great variety of specialisations you can specialise in the specific areas that match your personal goals.

Our Partners

To protect education during global disruptions, UNESCO made the Global Education Coalition. IU is proud to be its first European university member.

As the world’s best CRM platform, Salesforce plays a key role in business. So we teamed up to develop specialised Salesforce career courses.

Whichever path you choose, LinkedIn can get you started with a career certification. And IU allows students to convert them into academic credits.

Singularity empowers leaders to leverage exponential technology. Together, we’ve developed applied science programmes to shape future industries.