About International University of Applied Sciences

Germany's Largest University

International University of Applied Sciences (IU) is Germany’s largest & fastest growing university. It has 85,000+ students with a staff including 650+ professors, lectures & employees and more than 200 Bachelors, Masters and MBA degree programmes. The university is spread across 21 campuses and has 40 exam centres in Germany and Austria with two international campuses in Berlin and Bad Honnef (just outside Bonn). 

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IU believes that an educational institution enabling innovation and excellence is the key to a seamless study experience and successful students. The institution strives to enable flexible study models including online, on-campus and blended (hybrid) models curated to address the needs of contemporary students and organizations.

IU has an ideal fully accredited German degree in partnership with London South Bank University (LSBU) by offering a dual degree. Professionals can seamlessly boost their career with both a German degree from IU and a British degree from LSBU: a major advantage for international career prospects!

IU is a member of AACSB (Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business) and as the #1 Online University in Germany, it has a QS 5-Star for its online degrees. As with other European universities, all its study credits or ECTS (European Credit Transfer and Accumulation System) can be transferred to other European and international universities.

IU is fully accredited and bears the seal of the German Accreditation Council. It is certified by FIBAA and EQAR and possesses the UNWTO.Tedqual Quality Certificate.

With 40,000+ alumni, IU graduates enjoy high employability opportunities in Europe and beyond. The university has developed a reputation for providing very affordable but high quality education, for its digital and student-centric approach and for career-focused and practical courses.