University of Applied Sciences Europe

University of Applied Sciences Europe - Hamburg

The University of Applied Sciences Europe (UE) is a private university of applied sciences based across three campuses: Berlin, Hamburg and Iserlohn.

The university has a strong interdisciplinary and international focus. It specializes in degree programmes in the fields of Business, Sport, Media, Events, Art and Design.

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The University of Applied Sciences Europe (UE) was founded in 2017, its predecessors dating back to 2005 and 2000 respectively. 20 bachelor‘s and 10 master‘s degrees are currently offered between the university‘s three faculties. Around 3,000 students study across the three campuses, a majority of which are based in Berlin, the university‘s most international campus.

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The University of Applied Sciences Europe (UE) originated from the merger of the Business and Information Technology School (BiTS) and Berliner Technische Kunsthochschule (BTK). Its three faculties – Business, Sports, Media & Event and Art & Design – emphasize an interdisciplinary approach that incorporates creative, digital and entrepreneurial thinking. UE is owned and managed by Global University Systems, an educational company that operates numerous universities across Europe, Canada and Israel.

In the recent past, the university was commended in prestigious rankings such as U-Multirank for its student mobility and learning environment. Taking its international approach seriously, a majority of the degree programmes at UE are international courses taught in English entirely.

University of Applied Sciences Europe (UE)

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Explore UE study programs:

Art and Design:

  • Communication Design
  • Film + Motion Design
  • Photography
  • Game Design
  • Illustration
  • Top Up Communication Design
  • New Media Design
  • Photography
  • eSports Studies (Specialisation)

Business and Sport:

  • Business & Management Studies
  • Basketball Management (Specialisation)
  • Sport and Event Management
  • Pre-intensive course programming
  • Corporate Management
  • Finance and Management
  • Smart City Management
  • Master of Business Administration
  • International Sport & Event Management
  • Football Management (Specialisation)
  • eSports Studies (Specialisation)

Tech and Software:

  • UI/UX Design
  • Digital Product Management
  • Software Engineering
  • Digital Busiess & Data Science
  • Digital Media & Marketing
  • Visual & Experience Design
  • Creative Computing
  • Innovation Design Management
  • Software Engineering, Master of Science
  • Data Science
  • eSports Studies (Specialisation)

Dual Programmes:

  • Business Management Studies dual e-commerce
  • Sport & Event Management dual ALBA Berlin
  • Business Management Studies dual industry
  • Business and Taxes dual
  • Basketball Management (Specialisation)


  • Business Psychology, Bachelor of Science
  • Psychology, Bachelor of Science
  • Psychology (M.Sc.), Focus: Gerontopsychology
  • Psychology (M.Sc.), Focus: Coaching & Counselling

To know more about UE study programs follow the link.

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