Distance learning Cologne

Distance learning in Cologne - study in the metropolis on the Rhine

Cologne Cathedral, the Old Town, the city forest or the banks of the Rhine - there are numerous beautiful places in Cologne that invite you to linger, and not only in summer. The 2,000-year-old city is home to around 1.1 million inhabitants. The quality of living is excellent and you can combine life in Cologne with your distance learning programme at ISM. With the option of location-independent study, you can conveniently access all learning content from a terminal device of your choice. As a distance learning university, we accompany you to work in the morning, to the Rhine Park for your lunch break and to the banks of the Rhine in the evening. Decide for yourself whether you want to study in your own study room or at your favourite places in Cologne - this is no problem with distance learning at ISM.

Take off professionally with a distance learning course in Cologne

Numerous tourists visit the popular city on the Rhine every year. Cologne Cathedral is probably the best-known landmark of the metropolis. But the Ferris wheel on the banks of the Rhine or the Chocolate Museum are also worth a visit. Numerous gardens and parks invite you to relax and the old town with its quaint alleys and houses presents an impressive backdrop. Cologne is of course also known for typical Cologne delicacies such as "Halve Hahn" (rye bread roll with Gouda, onions, butter and mustard) or "Himmel un Äd" (mashed potatoes with apple pieces).

With a distance learning programme at the ISM, you can enjoy the beautiful sides of Cologne whenever you want. Live at your own pace in the big city. With the flexible modules of the study programme, you can learn at your own pace and thus reconcile work, family and home.

About ISM Distance Learning

About ISM / Image video

Your advantages of distance learning at a glance



Exciting elective subjects that complement and deepen the chosen program.


Time-independent study that can be integrated into everyday life..


Study where it is most beautiful - thanks to absolute independence of location.


Reliable support from experienced and renowned professors.


A wide variety of learning media simplify sustainable access to complex topics.
#Commiliton Network

#Commiliton Network

Connect with like-minded people and simply achieve more together.

Distance learning Cologne - choose ISM

Are you considering distance learning in Cologne? ISM is your contact when it comes to high-quality education. We have over 30 years of experience and have made it our mission to combine education and innovation. With a distance learning programme in Cologne at ISM, you can take the next step towards your career. From Business Administration to Marketing and Communication to Applied Business Data Science - you will find a wide variety of study programmes here.

Of course, you benefit from many advantages with all of our degree programmes. You can design your distance learning programme in Cologne in a completely flexible way and choose from various cost models as well as full- or part-time. This means that nothing stands in the way of part-time study. Simply adapt your distance learning programme in Cologne to suit you and your everyday life.

During your distance learning programme in Cologne, you can study wherever you want, because you are not tied to a specific location. You can study in a relaxed atmosphere from home or at another learning location of your choice. Co-working spaces allow you to interact intensively with other students at ISM.

Learning, consolidation and preparation of content takes place via our innovative and digital learning platform. If you have any questions or need general support, our competent professors are there for you.


Your way to ISM distance learning


Your online application

  • Create user account
  • Select desired degree program, start date and time model and upload documents

Your consultation

  • Fill out online questionnaire
  • Talk to a study coach to clarify your questions and goals and get study tips

Your study contract

  • Receive contract digitally, sign and return
  • Send certified university entrance qualification to us by mail

Your study start

  • Be enrolled
  • Start your future with an ISM distance learning program

Campus Cologne

Would you prefer to study at the Cologne campus?

To the Cologne Campus

The most beautiful learning locations in Cologne for your distance learning programme

In addition to the numerous sights and attractive places, Cologne has some great learning locations that you can use for distance learning in Cologne to concentrate on the exciting modules or prepare for the exams. Here you also have the advantage of being able to use the freely available WLAN:

  • Cologne University and City Library
  • Philosophikum
  • Campus Library of the TH Cologne
  • Central Library of Sports Sciences
  • Cologne City Library
  • Politics Library of the University of Cologne
  • Co-Working Spaces


If you can also study well with a little more hustle and bustle, the numerous cafés in Cologne are also an ideal place to study for your distance learning programme.

Find out now about your distance learning course in Cologne

Would you like to start your distance learning programme in Cologne? We will be happy to advise you and help you choose between our study programmes. Whether full-time or part-time - distance learning in Cologne fits into your life. Our study coaches are always available to answer your questions.

You are still undecided whether you should start a distance learning programme in Cologne at ISM? Then why not take part in our non-binding trial study of the Bachelor's degree programmes and our informative webinars. This way you can get to know our selection of study programmes, our learning platform and the university. We look forward to meeting you!

Do you have any questions about your education? Then contact us!

© ISM International School of Management GmbH – non-profit organization