January 2017

Innovation & Excellence Award 2017 goes to IUBH.

IUBH Fernstudium  

November 2016

Introduction of online examinations at IUBH Distance Learning as the first university worldwide.

IUBH Duales Studium

October 2016

Start of the dual study programmes Social work (B.A.), Logistics management (B.A.) and Human Resources (B.A.).


October 2015

At its new Berlin campus IUBH offers full time Master’s programmes as well as dual studies Bachelor’s programmes in business administration. 70 pioneers take up their studies in the German capital.


May 2014

IUBH obtains excellent results at CHE university ranking. In the field of business administration IUBH positions itself as Germany’s best private University of Applied Sciences with most placements in the top group.


March 2014

Five study programmes at the IUBH in the departments of Hospitality Management, Tourism Management and Event Management received the FIBAA-Premium Seal. This makes IUBH one of the leading universities in Germany to be awarded 5 FIBAA premium seals.


September 2013

Start of the online study programme Bachelor Business Informatics.


June 2013

The IUBH is a signatory member in the international academic network of the UN PRME network, an initiative for responsible and sustainable academic management education.


May 2013

The International University of Applied Sciences Bad Honnef · Bonn changes its name to IUBH School of Business and Management.


May 2013

Start of the Master of Business Administration (MBA) with an integrated international modul.


November 2012

An exclusive cooperation agreement is signed with the international hotel chain Hilton.


September 2012

Cooperation agreement with Cornell University aimed to support highly talented IUBH students.


July 2012

With the participation of high-level experts from industry and academia the International University launches a public lecture series entitled “Business plus/minus Ethics”.


May 2012

The IUBH and the Research Centre of the Hotel School The Hague sign agreement to cooperate on the intensification of joint teaching and research projects in the field of hotel management.


April 2012

Further expansion of career opportunities for IUBH graduates made possible under cooperation agreements with the Cologne-Bonn Airport, DSR/ a-ja Resort and Hotel GmbH, and the Althoff Hotel Group.


January 2012

University management commits itself to the principles of sustainability. The IUBH becomes an official member in the international academic network of the United Nations Global Compact.


November 2011

The IUBH Wall of Fame which honours outstanding student academic achievement goes live on the IUBH website.


October 2011

The first Distance Learning programmes at the IUBH, a Bachelor of Arts in “Business Administration” and a Master of Arts in “General Management” are accredited by the Foundation for International Business Administration (FIBAA) and the Central Government Office for Distance Learning (ZFU).


July 2011

The university administration of the IUBH and the Board of the Chamber of Industry and Commerce Bonn Rhein Sieg sign a cooperation agreement to strengthen economic and scientific excellence in the Bonn region.


March 2011

Renamed as the International University of Applied Sciences Bad Honnef · Bonn.


November 2010

The IUBH University of Applied Sciences becomes a member of German Rectors' Conference.


September 2010

As new Rector, Prof. Dr. Kurt Jeschke becomes academic head of the IUBH University of Applied Sciences.


July 2010

The IUBH tourism programmes receive the UNWTO.Tedqual certification by the World Tourism Organisation of the United Nations. The study programmes International Tourism Management and Tourism and Travel Management now rank among the world's leading programmes in this field.


Juni 2010

The IUBH celebrates its 10th anniversary. In the course of the festivities the campus conference "IUBH Dialogue on Sustainability - IUBH Nachhaltigkeitsdialog" takes place for the first time.


October 2009

The IUBH University of Applied Sciences opens its first building on Bad Reichenhall campus. Building I is equiped with modern class rooms, students apartments, a specialised library and a 200 square metre restaurant- and demonstration-kitchen.


September 2009

The new study programme Audit and Taxation starts, supported by cooperation agreements with Ernst & Young and Rödl & Partner.


July 2009

Minister of Innovation, Prof. Andreas Pinkwart congratulated the IUBH University of Applied Sciences for the institutional accreditation for the longest possible term of ten years without imposing conditions by the German Science and Humanities Council.


January 2009

The IUBH University of Applied Sciences and Germany's car rental number 1, Sixt AG agree upon extensive cooperation.


November 2008

The world’s first Dallmayr Café & Bar is opened on the campus of the University of Applied Sciences in Bad Honnef in cooperation with Alois Dallmayr OHG.


September 2008

Start of the four semester Master degree programme International Management on campus Bad Honnef.


September 2008

Ten pioneer students begin their seven semester double bachelor degree programme in Hospitality- and Tourism Management on Bad Reichenhall campus.


February 2008

The IUBH University of Applied Sciences announces the plans of establishing a second campus location in Bad Reichenhall - lectures commence in autumn 2008.


September 2007

Flying Bachelors take off - in cooperation with a flying school Aviation Management students have the chance to attain their flight licence simultaneously to their studies at IUBH.


June 2007

Successful takeover of the IUBH University of Applied Sciences by Auctus and Dr. Florian Schütz is appointed CEO of the university. The new sponsor is Career Partner GmbH in Munich.


October 2006

The IUBH University of Applied Sciences and ROBINSON Club GmbH agree on cooperation and inaugurate the new ROBINSON-suite on campus.


June 2005

The university expands the career opportunities for its graduates through a cooperation agreement with AIDA Cruises.


January 2004

The IUBH University of Applied Sciences is the first German university to be awarded the hotel industry's Oscar 'Hotelier des Jahres' for its excellent study concept.


October 2003

Start of the three year bachelor degree programmes Event Management and International Management.


September 2003

Admission to the exclusive association of "The Leading Hotel Schools of the World", now "Hotel Schools of Distinction" as the first and only German university.


January 2002

Minister Wolfgang Clement inaugurates the IUBH University of Applied Sciences.


March 2001

Start of the three-year bachelor degree programme Aviation Management.


September 2000

Finally... study start for the four-year double degree programmes Hospitality Management and Tourism Management.


September 1999

State recognition by the Ministry of Education and Science of North Rhine-Westphalia for the study programmes Hospitality-, Tourism- and Aviation Management.



Founding of the International University of Applied Sciences Bad Honnef · Bonn by ANGELL Hochschul AG.