Study formats at IU International University

We offer you 100% freedom for your personal development

Your IU distance learning

Study in the way that suits you best: In the IU distance learning programme, you study completely online, with maximum flexibility and either full-time or part-time. Always in the way that suits your life.


We give you time to check at your leisure whether the IU online study programme is right for you: That's why we offer you the chance to try out our entire range of courses for one month, free of charge and without obligation.

Simply register online for your desired study programme.

Your IU dual study programme

Study with maximum practical relevance: That's possible in the dual study programme at IU! Here, you complete your Bachelor's degree in regular alternation between theory and practice.

Go to the dual study programme

myStudium – Just for you

With myStudium, we offer you a state-recognised study programme that you can complete both at our locations and from anywhere on our virtual campus. On campus, you study in small groups and exchange ideas with your teachers in person.

Go to MyStudium

Your IU Academy

Further education at university level: Expand your qualifications in a sustainable way – 100% online, flexible and yet structured.

Go to the further education courses

We are here for you

Do you need help with your decision? Your personal study advisor is happy to help you!

We will support you

Our student advisory service will help you if you have questions about your choice of degree program, the right time model or your financing options, for example.

Just give us a call
*Available Monday–Friday 10 a.m. - 8 p.m. CET, Saturday 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. CET

+49 30 311 988 00


You'll find all of the important information about your study programme and IU International University of Applied Sciences in your personal brochure.

What you get for free

Information material

  • Information on study content & electives

  • Career prospects

  • Information on financing options

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