Your degree, your way:
We design our programmes and courses to be as flexible and innovative as possible—without sacrificing quality. We deliver specialist expertise and innovative learning materials as well as focusing on excellent student services and professional advice. Our programmes are characterised by the effective transfer of subject-specific knowledge and soft skills in order to prepare graduates for the international business world. Our distance learning materials allow you to gain an accredited degree from wherever you are and work around your job or personal commitments.
#1 University in Europe: Join Europe’s largest private university with more than 75,000 students
Digital, Flexible, 100% online: We offer outstanding, innovative digital learning materials and a great online environment for success in your studies wherever you are with online exams 24/7.
Fully Accredited Degree: All our degrees benefit from German state accreditation and are internationally recognized in major jurisdictions such as the EU, US and UK
Study at a 5-star rated University from QS: IU is the first German university that achieved a 5-star rating for Online Learning from QS
International Focus, Practical Orientation: We focus on practical training and an international outlook which gives IU graduates a decisive advantage: 94% of our graduates have a job within six months of graduation and, after an average of two years on the job, 80% move into management. Plus, we work closely with big companies such as Lufthansa, Sixt, and EY to give you great opportunities and insights.
Scholarships available: Depending on your situation, motivation, and background, we offer scholarships that can reduce your tuition fees by up to 80%.
The global business world needs motivated talent to develop business strategies, drive growth, and enable smooth operations between partners. As part of your degree in International Management with IU, you can gain extensive knowledge in marketing, sales, public relations, accounting, finance and controlling, and HR—and choose your major in the area that speaks to your interests.
IU puts major emphasis on practical experience, encouraging you to take part in case studies, trips to companies, and internship placements. In your final semester, you’ll have the chance to carry out an internship at an international company to get hands-on training. This will also help you find and focus on an industry area you are passionate about. There’s also the option for a semester abroad at one of our partner universities to study and even earn additional credits, as well as a great experience. And, with English as a language of instruction, you can improve your skills in the most popular language for a business that’s used all over the world.
A short overview of your study
Degree: Bachelor of Arts (BA)
Credits: 180 ECTS
Start of study: Anytime (no fixed start date or enrolment deadlines)Study duration: Standard period of study: 36 months. Different time models possible
Study model: Online study including online exams 24/7
Fees: 583 euros per month for full-time study (scholarships available)