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University of Europe for Applied Sciences

University of Europe for Applied Sciences

University of Europe for Applied Sciences


Welcome to the University of Europe for Applied Sciences (UE), where we nurture the next generation of designers and decision-makers across diverse fields such as business, sports, media & events, and art & design. Our educational approach is characterized by its practical orientation, international perspective, interdisciplinary focus, and commitment to fostering success.

At the University of Europe for Applied Sciences, we pride ourselves on providing a supportive and inclusive learning environment akin to a close-knit family. Our mission is to facilitate your personal growth and development of a resilient character. Central to our ethos are five core principles that underpin our institution: fostering an informal yet conducive atmosphere for learning, entrusting you with responsibility, celebrating your achievements, emphasizing hands-on learning experiences, and promoting a global mindset.

To bring these principles to life, the University of Europe for Applied Sciences cultivates a culture of well-being and encourages an environment where you can thrive and excel.


Our Campuses

Discover our Vibrant Campuses

Embark on a unique journey across our campuses located in Berlin, Hamburg, and Iserlohn, each offering its distinct charm and ambiance. Whether you prefer the dynamic energy of the capital, the maritime allure of a northern German port city, or the serene surroundings of an American-style campus, we provide diverse settings to suit your preferences.

Selecting a course and university often involves considering the environment in which you'll thrive. Our campuses cater to a wide spectrum of desires, ensuring you find the perfect fit.

Nestled in the heart of Berlin, our campus offers unparalleled access to the vibrant city life, just moments away from Potsdamer Platz. Meanwhile, our Iserlohn campus boasts lush green surroundings, providing a tranquil backdrop for your studies, with abundant leisure activities available at Seilersee. In Hamburg, our campus resides in the vibrant Altona district, offering proximity to the bustling port and the scenic Elbe River.

At the University of Europe for Applied Sciences, your educational journey is not just about academics but also about immersing yourself in an environment that fosters growth, creativity, and endless possibilities.

Why Germany?

  • Germany's robust economy drives innovation and growth in Europe.
  • The nation's low unemployment rates in comparison to the other EU countries
  • With low crime rates, Germany provides a safe and secure environment.
  • Germany offers a relatively affordable cost of living

UE Hamburg

Why Berlin?

  • As a vibrant international hub, Berlin offers a diverse lifestyle with buzzing cultural experiences.
  • With English widely spoken, language barriers are minimal, fostering seamless communication for expatriates.
  • Our campus, centrally located in the city center and well-connected, provides convenient access to all that Berlin offers.
  • Boasting headquarters of numerous international companies and start-ups, Berlin is an ideal environment for entrepreneurs and freelancers.

Berlin Campus

Our program

Welcome to the University of Applied Sciences Europe (UE), where we offer dynamic bachelor’s and master’s degree programs tailored to suit both full-time students and working professionals seeking to enhance their skills. Rooted in two core principles—practical learning and a global perspective—our programs are designed to provide a comprehensive and enriching educational experience.

Practical Learning

At UE, we believe in learning by doing. In addition to esteemed academics, our faculty comprises renowned professionals from diverse industries, bringing real-world expertise into the classroom. With strong industry connections, we foster a vibrant exchange of ideas, ensuring that your studies are relevant and aligned with the demands of the job market. Our priority is to integrate practical skills and industry requirements into your curriculum from the outset, providing you with a competitive edge in your chosen field. Through our active engagement with industry leaders, you'll have the opportunity to gain invaluable insights into the workings of successful businesses and industries.

Thinking Along International Lines

In today's interconnected world, a global perspective is key. At UE, we embrace diversity and internationalization as fundamental pillars of our educational approach. Our bachelor’s degree program includes a semester abroad, offering you the opportunity to immerse yourself in different cultures and gain a broader understanding of global business practices. Similarly, our master’s degree program features the International Summer School, a platform for cross-cultural exchange and collaboration with students from around the world. Partnering with universities within the Global University Systems (GUS), we ensure seamless integration and support for your international experience. Moreover, our diverse student body reflects the global nature of our institution, providing ample opportunities for cultural exchange and networking.

At UE, practical learning and a global perspective are not just principles; they are embedded in everything we do, empowering you to thrive in a rapidly evolving and interconnected world.

You can start studying with us in March & September.

Focus on Employability

  • High Employability Rate: 93% of our business graduates secure employment within 1 year of graduation.
  • Hands-On Experience: Gain practical experience through real-life projects integrated into your curriculum.
  • Industry Partnerships: Benefit from our partnerships with renowned companies, providing valuable networking opportunities and potential career pathways.
  • Post-Study Visa: International students are eligible for an 18-month post-study visa, enhancing opportunities for global career advancement.
  • Study Abroad and Work Experience: Our programs offer opportunities for a semester abroad or work experience, enriching your academic experience and broadening your professional horizons.
  • Settle in Germany: Graduates who work for 24 months are eligible to apply for Permanent Residency in Deutschland


Our Aim

Our Commitment to Your Success

At the University of Europe for Applied Sciences, our paramount aim is your success. We are dedicated to ensuring that you are impeccably prepared to embark on your professional journey and carve out your own path. With this goal in mind, we strive to cultivate our students into dynamic young professionals with an entrepreneurial mindset.

In today's rapidly evolving landscape, success requires a multifaceted skill set. We recognize the importance of blending substantive knowledge with interpersonal skills, managerial expertise, and a global perspective. These elements form the foundation for a successful career in the dynamic realm of the free market economy. Employers increasingly seek enterprising managers who possess a strong theoretical background and have gained valuable practical experience both domestically and internationally during their academic pursuits. We are committed to equipping you with the tools and knowledge to meet and exceed these expectations.

The tangible outcomes of our approach are evident: Graduates of the University of Europe for Applied Sciences consistently transition swiftly into the workforce, armed with the skills and confidence to thrive in diverse professional environments.

Programs and Student Experience

  • Top 10 ranking for teaching quality in business studies
  • Small class sizes for personalized learning
  • Highly qualified lecturers with Industry expertise
  • Diverse program choices
  • 100% English taught degrees
  • State-of-the-art infrastructure and facilities
  • International focus with students from 23+ nationalities
  • International excursions for students



With a UE scholarship, you not only gain a financial advantage, but at the same time you can enhance your CV and promote yourself.

Scholarships and Funding

With a UE scholarship, you not only gain a financial advantage, but at the same time you can enhance your CV and promote yourself.

Why study at University of Europe for Applied Sciences

Hybrid Learning

Are you not able to come to our campus yet? Start your studies online or on campus with the UE hybrid learning concept.

UE Certificates

Gain practical experience and certificates next to your studies through our acceleration courses by our UE partner companies such as IBM, Amazon Web Services (AWS), Facebook, Tableau and HubSpot.

Top Ranked German University

We are proud to be among the top 10 private universities for Business Studies as well as among the Top 20 for creative studies.

Awards & Accreditations

93% employed 12 months after graduation

UE (2022)

Top 10 in Business Studies

Multirank (2020)

Top 20 in Creative Studies

ADC creative ranking (2019)

Top 10 in Quality of Teaching

Multirank (2018)

Top Worldwide for International Orientation

Multirank (2016)

Campus Life & Facilities

Our dedicated Career Center will support you all the way from applying for your first internship to helping you to prepare for your job interview.

University of Europe for Applied Sciences is in the Top 10 Countries to Study Abroad Top 10 Europe rankings 2023 badge Top 10 Global rankings 2023 badge Top 10 Europe rankings 2022 badge Top 10 Global rankings 2022 badge Top 10 Europe rankings 2021 badge


  • Berlin

    Dessauer Str 3-5 , D-10963 DE, Berlin

    • Iserlohn

      Reiterweg 26b, 58636, Iserlohn

      • Hamburg

        Museumstraße 39 , 22765, Hamburg

        • Potsdam

          UE Innovation Hub, Konrad-Zuse-Ring 11, D-14469, Potsdam

          • Dubai

            The Offices 3 - One Central, Dubai World Trade Centre Dubai - United Arab Emirates, 32257, Dubai