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This makes us special

The University of Europe for Applied Sciences (UE) – in Iserlohn, Berlin, Hamburg and on our UE Innovation Hub – educates the designers and decision-makers of tomorrow in the fields of Business, Sports, Media and Event and Art & Design.

Our university promotes the future-oriented development of skills and interdisciplinary teaching formats in step with actual practice and according to the highest international standards. Through the interaction between creative, entrepreneurial and digital thinking, as well as an international perspective, the various fields of study mutually enrich each other and offer new approaches in teaching and research tailored to the requirements of Job Market 4.0.

Part of the largest university network

Our university is member of Global University Systems and this strategic alliance opens up unlimited career opportunities to its students by awarding a degree with an international reputation.

Studying more connected than ever

Our students are globally connected from day one… through international projects, innovative digital learning formats or by directly interacting with international fellow students from over 90 countries.

A practice-oriented environment

The consistent combination of international theoretical requirements and practical implementation promotes professional curiosity and provides orientation in the development of a unique profile.

Creativity, digital thinking, and entrepreneurial spirit united

We break the traditional academic framework and we offer a practice-oriented degree that supports your individual development. Let the campus inspire you!

Why should you choose to study one of our Art & Design degrees?

Create your story. Inspire the world. Our goal is to support you to develop your own creative personality so that you can fulfill your individual potential.

How? By offering you programmes that do not restrict you by setting creative or geographical boundaries; by means of the particularly practical orientation, individual support, and international possibilities that go far beyond a semester abroad. All this is thanks to partnerships with numerous prestigious design schools, companies, and well-known individuals in attractive cities all over the world.

Why should you choose to study one of our business related degrees?

At University of Europe for Applied Sciences (UE) we want to help you develop into an inspiring leadership personality and to give full expression to your individual creative potential.

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How? By opening doors for you and offering an innovative curriculum that sets no boundaries for you in terms of either content or geography – using a particularly practical orientation, individual fostering, and international opportunities that go well beyond a semester abroad. UE was selected as one of the 25 best internationally oriented universities worldwide (*U-Multirank 2016).


“There is really a lot of emphasis on practice. As a student you quickly gain project experience and many contacts.”

Lea // Digital Creative Art Designer // Alumna

Key Facts

Driven by progress

Creative freedom, professional equipment and practical projects


Focus on individual development in small learning groups and a personal atmosphere

Focus on people

Teaching by renowned lecturers from the creative industry