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 and innovation, business and management, technology and information technology, and communication and culture.
study programmes (65)
Reasons for studying with us
– The pioneer of part-time distance learning with over 60 years of experience;
– Over 66,000 successful alumni;
– More than 80 study programmes in the fields of business, technology, digitalisation, communication, and health and social affairs;
– 96% of our students graduate at the first attempt;
– Digital campus: study at any time and from anywhere—100% online.