SRH DISTANCE LEARNING UNIVERSITY We want you to achieve your goals.

That is why with us you will acquire exactly the competencies and skills you need for your next steps. We actively accompany you and support you along the way, wherever you need us. And we do this out of passion. Our goal is to help you master your studies and everyday life without worries and successfully kick off your own individual path.

About your SRH Distance Learning University

The state-recognised SRH Fernhochschule – The Distance Learning University specialises in online study options that you can take while in employment. As the quality leader in distance learning, the university has developed a study model that offers you maximum flexibility and guarantees excellent service. Study revolves around the innovative online campus. This enables you to study successfully wherever and whenever it suits you, taking care of your work, training, family or athletic activities at the same time. 

At our university, you can choose from a total of 51 Bachelor and Master programmes, as well as more than 60 university certificates. Optional face-to-face classes and examinations are held at 21 sites. More than 9,000 students are currently enrolled at the largest university in the Federal State of Baden Württemberg, which was voted Germany’s most popular distance learning university for the fifth time in 2023. 

As a system-accredited university with permanent state recognition awarded by the Federal State of Baden-Württemberg, we bear the quality seal of the German Accreditation Council. All degree programmes and certificate courses have been state accedited.

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We take you one step further.

We want you to achieve your goals. That's why at SRH Distance Learning University you benefit from a study programme that adapts to your needs - because it responds flexibly and individually to your life situation. As your personal guide, we are always at your side and support you during every step. And we do it out of passion.

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Most popular distance learning university 2023 – FernstudiumCheck

Thanks to our students’ high degree of satisfaction and a recommendation rate of 97%, SRH Distance Learning University has been named the “Most popular distance learning university 2023” by the FernstudiumCheck rating portal for the fifth time in a row. Scoring 4.56 out of a possible 5 stars, SRH Fernhochschule – The Distance Learning University clearly ranks number one in the overall rating. The students’ and graduates’ high level of satisfaction with the SRH Distance Learning University was particularly evident in the 97% recommendation rate.

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AND IN FUTURE? At our university, you have the best conditions.

You have aspirations. And so do we. You can rely on the outstanding quality of the programmes we offer. For example, we are one of the few private universities that enjoys permanent state recognition. 

Here are just a few reasons why it's worth studying at the SRH Distance Learning University

  • The SRH Distance Learning University is the largest private university in the federal state of Baden-Württemberg
  • It has been the quality leader in distance learning for 25 years 
  • It has been voted Germany’s most popular distance learning university for the fifth time running 
  • You study at your own pace to suit your needs 
  • The entire body of knowledge, tools and communication channels are available virtually – on our E-Campus. 
  • You receive personal support from your student advisor and programme mentor 
  • The SRH Distance Learning University is a system-accredited university with permanent state recognition 
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DISTANCE LEARNING UNIVERSITY Our online degree programmes

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Industrial Engineering (B.Sc.)

Business Analytics (M.Sc.)

Global MBA in Sustainability (MBA)

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