International University of Applied Sciences IUBH was founded in 1998 and is today considered one of the best German private universities. Many educational programs of the university were recognized in 1999 by the national Ministry of Education and Science (North Rhine-Westphalia region), and in 2002 the university became members of The Leading Hotel Schools of the World (this is the association of the best hotel schools around the world, currently Is called Hotel Schools of Distinction). The success of the university led to its expansion - in 2009 a new campus was opened in the resort of Bad Reichenhall, and in 2015 - a large Berlin branch.
All training, like communication on campuses, is conducted in English, in addition, you can also learn German. The total number of students reaches 1,600 people, of which 35% are foreign students. The students are attracted by the excellent quality of education: on average, each graduate takes a leading position within 2 years after graduation from the university.
The main directions of study are bachelor's and master's degrees. Specializations can be different:
If the first education of a student is not in the field of business, a master's degree can be obtained in the direction of international management or an MBA.
Professional internships: the university cooperates with a large number of large well-known enterprises that are interested in the education of valuable workforce. Among them you can note Kempinski, AirBerlin, Lufthansa, airports in Cologne and Frankfurt, Althoff, Hilton, WorldWide and other large corporations with a worldwide reputation. In the university there is a special department dealing with vocational guidance and career issues: it will help organize internships and practical work, contact the representatives of companies and approve the dates and conditions. For example, undergraduate students undergo mandatory internship for one semester - this makes them more in demand and valuable specialists after graduation. Every year, a major Career Days job fair, trade shows, corporate presentations, lectures of general directors and large managers - all this helps students to establish useful contacts and acquaintances and easily find a job after graduation.
Students of preparatory courses can not work on the territory of the country, unlike undergraduate and graduate students: they can work 120 full or 240 part-time days in one year. Graduates have a work permit for 1.5 years after graduation: in case of successful employment, the term is extended for another 3 years. If during this time the student has successfully worked, he can apply for EU Blue Card (permanent residence permit in Germany).
Duration of training is 3 years. The cost of training is 10,700 €, and there is also the opportunity to undergo practical orientation courses - IUBH Foundation Program: 4990 € / 5 months, 9980 € / 10 months. According to statistics, students who have passed the preliminary course are trained more successfully and efficiently and in the future can apply for more profitable and high positions.
Applicants of the preparatory program will need to present a certificate confirming the completion of the full secondary school, as well as the results of the language test (IELTS from 3.0 or TOEFL iBT 40). Applicants for the undergraduate program also provide a certificate of full secondary education, IELTS results of at least 6.0, and also pass a special entrance test.
Available directions and specializations:
The beginning of the training in the preparatory courses - April-May, the bachelor's program - March and September.
Duration of training is from 1 to 2.5 years. Tuition fee is 10100 € / 2 semesters or 12500 € / 4 semesters, there is also an opportunity to undergo practical orientation courses - Pre-Master: 2490 € / 10 weeks. According to statistics, students who have passed the preliminary course are trained more successfully and efficiently and in the future can apply for more profitable and high positions. The cost of MBA International Business is slightly different: it is 14,200 € for 2 semesters and 11500 € for 3 semesters.
Available directions and specializations:
The beginning of the training in the preparatory courses - April-May or October-November, the master's program - March and September.
Tuition is not included in the tuition fee and is paid additionally:
Required documents, depending on the type of institution:
|camp / language school |
|private school, boardinghouse|
International students note the fact that the IUBH School of Business and Management provides ample opportunities for scholarships. Such a flexible policy will help to significantly reduce the costs of training. This can be the following options:
|Language courses, schools and children's language camps||Primary and secondary education - private schools||Preparation programmes for entering universities - higher education||Higher education (after completing accredited programs A-level, IB, High School) - Bachelor, Master, MBA|
| - we recommend to apply 6-9 months before the start of the course (some camps and schools offer discounts for early booking or for lengthy study programs) |
- there are some very popular and high demand children's camps, where the applications need to be submitted 1 year in advance (in particular Switzerland , Great Britain , USA , Canada , Austria)
| - we recommend to apply one year before the start of the training program, |
- some schools have a specific time frame (September-November - please specify an individual school)
- some schools require tests in several stages (UKISET, internal tests of the school: English, mathematics, logics, subjects, interview, some require a personal visit)
| - we recommend to apply one year before the start of the program, |
- for Foundation and Pathway programs, IELTS and TOEFL certificates are usually required, respectively
| - recommended submission one year before the start of the program, |
- the deadline normally closes in January, for TOP HEIs and, as a rule, in March in other universities
- for a bachelor, a Foundation or Pathway preparatory program a completed A-level, IB, High School + IELTS / TOEFL are required
- for Masters you need a graduated higher education, in some cases you need a pre-Masters program
- MBA requires completed higher education, work experience preferably at least 2-3 years, etc.