University of Europe for Applied Sciences

Germany - Hamburg

The University of Europe for Applied Sciences (UE) - in Iserlohn, Berlin, Hamburg and on our new UE Innovation Hub - educates the designers and decision-makers of tomorrow in the fields of Business, Sports, Media and Event and Art & Design. It came into existence in 2017 after the merge of BTK University of Art & Design and BiTS University of Business, Sports, Media & Event.

The 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. 

Our Vision and Mission
At the University of Europe for Applied Sciences (UE) we are committed to providing our graduates with lasting and successful studies and training for job in the digital age. As a state-accredited university of applied sciences under private ownership, we promote especially independent entrepreneurial-creative thinking and acting. We provide the relevant specialist, decision-making and social skills through modern pedagogical concepts in flexible study programmes. As a cosmopolitan, European university, we cultivate both local and global perspectives and actively promote the international mobility of our students.

We pursue respectful interpersonal relationships that motivate our students and employees to contribute to the shaping and further development of the university and each individual. At each campus we cultivate a personal atmosphere by individually addressing and actively accompanying the unique strengths, life situations and development paths of our students.

These goals are pursued and met by a professorship which itself is scientifically and practically active and is fully acquainted with the current challenges in its field of expertise. Here you can find our lecturers and employees of the study courses in Business, Sports, Media & Events and Art & Design.

We execute our educational mission with equal responsibility towards both the professional and social requirements demanded of us. Ultimately, our university sees itself as an inviting platform for imparting knowledge and research in the process of guiding our students to become independent, responsible and successful personalities.

Part of the largest university network

The University of Europe for Applied Sciences (UE)  is member of Global University Systems and opens up unlimited career opportunities to its students by awarding a degree with an international reputation.

Studying more connected than ever

You complete a globally oriented programme that offers far more than a semester abroad or a foreign language courses. On your campus in Germany you are globally connected from day one, be it through international projectsinnovative digital learning formats (for example cross-border lectures) or by directly interacting with your international fellow students from over 90 countries on our three campuses. In addition, our lecturers have access to the newest teaching content and research from our university network, thus keeping you up to date in your chosen field.

A personal, practice-oriented environment

During your studies, you continue to enjoy the merits of our well-established, informal study environment: small classes and experienced lecturers with many years of expertise help you to achieve optimal learning success. You gain valuable practical experience through the many projects with our partners from the worlds of business, media, politics, NGOs, the arts and culture.

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

We break the traditional academic mold and offer a practice-oriented degree that supports you individual development. You gain skills that are in urgent need and which will prepare you for job market and above in the most natural way. Further in one academic programme, our students will be prepared to successfully establish themselves in the digital job market of the future and to reach their personal and professional goals - anywhere in the world. No matter whether you are interested in Management and Entrepreneurship or Design and Art, use the interdisciplinary exchange and let the campus inspire you!

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