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Bachelor's Degrees

Ready to start an education that gives you a real digital edge?

At IU, you don’t have to choose between your career and your lifestyle — how you study is always your choice. We certainly won’t mind if you learn from somewhere that’s got an ocean breeze.

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You can use the code STARTSTUDYING until the 18th of August and get up to 50% off your tuition fees.

*You can start any time.
*This discount is only available for the online studies model.

Online Studies at your own pace

Welcome to IU International University of Applied Science! With more than 10 years of online learning experience, we’ll help you find the study programme that matches your career ambitions. Our programmes are recognised and accredited around the world, and are offered completely online. You can study online from anywhere, anytime, while getting as much support as you need from our career and study experts. Build your studies so they match your schedule: you can study on a full-time or a part-time basis. Join over 70,000 other students, and apply for a degree from Germany’s biggest university.

Have you already completed a training course, studied at a university or gained work experience? At IU you have the opportunity to get your previous achievements recognised, completely free of charge. By doing so, you can save valuable time and reduce tuition fees.

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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

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.

Your Bachelor degree summed up

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

Study model

Bachelor: 180 ECTS

Duration of study

Bachelor: Regular study period 36 months

Tuition fees

Starting from 219 euro 110 euro* per month. (*discount available)


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


Completed undergraduate degree

Reduce your study fees

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

Why IU is the best choice

Your studies are flexible and 100% online

Schedule when you want to learn and study 100% online. At IU you have the possibility to complete your degree fully from home, whether full-time or part-time. You can even take your exams online whenever it suits you. 

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 anywhere in the EU.

You gain full support

We provide you with innovative learning tools, digital study material, tutorial videos, student advice and support, and forums to exchange with other students. You also have 24/7 access to our large online library. Your tutors are always available to answer your questions. Our study coaches are also available to help at any time.

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.