University of Applied Sciences (private) in Stuttgart
In 2014, AKAD combined the activities of the previous three universities in Leipzig, Pinneberg and Stuttgart into one large university of applied sciences, AKAD University, based in Stuttgart. There are around 6,000 students, over 100 courses in distance learning and all courses are accredited and state-recognised. You can graduate with a Bachelor's, Master's or MBA degree.
AKAD University has 33 examination centres nationwide and offers 50 distance learning courses in the fields of digitalisation & innovation, business & management, technology & information technology and communication & culture.