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Get A Fully Accredited Online MBA

✔ Get a fully accredited MBA degree with specialisations - 100% Online

✔ Join 100,000+ students in Europe's largest university

✔ Experience the flexibility of studying online with unwavering support

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Build the career you’ve always dreamt of

And get a discount of up to €1444 if you apply by July 18th!  

Don’t let anything stand between you and your goals. Earn an internationally recognised degree, 100% online – and build the skills you need for a successful career.  

*You can start anytime. 

Build the career of your dreams

Apply by July 18th and save up to €1444 on your on-campus tuition!   

100% Flexible

Learn from anywhere with 24/7 access to study materials

Take your career to the next level

Open up new promotions and management roles 

Develop global management skills

Study with professionals from all over the world 

Take your career to the next level with an MBA degree

Lead international companies to success: master the art of business administration

Add management and leadership skills to your existing professional experience, and position yourself as an ideal candidate for top-level jobs

As an MBA student, you’ll focus on these hard-skills

  • Performance management 
  • Corporate finance 
  • International marketing 
  • Managerial economics 
  • Strategic management 
  • Business ethics 
  • Operations and information management 

You’ll also develop vital managerial soft-skills

  • Multi-cultural communication 
  • Leading diverse teams 
  • Project management 
  • Group work 
  • Decision making 

You can choose between graduating with a general MBA, or a specialised MBA, where you can focus on one of 12 different business sectors – such as artificial intelligence, finance & accounting, or IT management

Want to know more?

Download our free brochure for more details on:

  • Admission & financing options
  • Study content & modules
  • Specialisation options
  • Career prospects as an IU graduate

Full support - with no hidden costs

  • Teaching and study material
  • Marking of your end-of-module exams
  • Online tutorials and guidance from tutors
  • Use of the online campus
  • Individual study coaching
  • Online exams
  • Career coaching


  • “With the IU Master, I was able to acquire valuable strategic-global leadership skills that are very much in demand in today's jobs.”

    Doreen Richter


  • “I chose IU International University of Applied Sciences because it is the most flexible of all the online universities I looked at.”

    Marie Arnold

    Online student

  • “I wanted to make a career change but to still be able to apply the knowledge I've gained to my work.”

    Anne-Kathrin Gansebohm

    Online student

A cutting-edge online learning experience:

At IU, we're reimagining our approach to higher education. Experience our fully immersive online learning environment on your laptop, smartphone or tablet, at the click of a button.

  • AI-powered learning: Engage with Syntea, your personal AI learning assistant, for personalised interactive learning sessions, real-time feedback, and pre-assessment quizzes.
  • Flexible study tools: Stay on track with the IU Learn App and myCampus platform, where you can access course content 24/7 and monitor your progress, all on-the-go.
  • Online exams: Book and take exams at a convenient time, whenever you're ready.
  • Dedicated support: Get guidance from our study advisors, expert faculty, and network of alumni.

It's not just about studying - it's about succeeding on your own terms. Experience the future of education at IU today!

2023 QS Online MBA Rankings: #26 in Europe

Reach greater heights in your career with our world-class, affordable online MBA programmes. Apply now and start online right away! 

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IU: The Smart Career Choice

100% flexible, 100% online

24/7/365 access to all course materials, videos and tutorials. 

Study part-time or full-time, and start whenever you want. 

Take your exams online whenever it suits you. 

Complete your degree without ever having to leave the house. 

Accredited + internationally recognised

The MBA degree is accredited and certified with a seal of approval from the German Accreditation Council. 

All of our study programmes, materials, and services are recognised internationally, and are regularly reviewed and updated by international accreditation institutions

The contents of programmes meet high internal and external quality standards

Constant assistance and support

Recurring Q&A sessions with your tutors. 

1-on-1 consultations with study coaches for motivation throughout your studies. 

Job-hunting support from our career office experts. 

Connect with an international professional network of over 100,000 IU members. 

Proven track record of career success

The programme is supervised by Prof. Dr. Georg Brekel: 20+ years of experience in the private business sector as a manager and consultant. 

Graduate with job-ready knowledge and skills. 

According to our recent alumni survey, 1 in every 2 IU graduates saw increased salaries within 12 months of graduation. 

Join thousands of international IU graduates

And turn your skills into a successful international career

With the skills you’ll develop during your Master of Business Administration studies, you’ll be ready to take on advanced responsibilities and management-level roles in any business-related role. 

IU graduates work in leading companies around the world, from Microsoft and Meta to BMW and Accenture

That can be you too – start your degree and build the career you’ve always wanted