The graduates can:

  • analyse and plan HR in international enterprises from a strategic vantage point
  • implement structures which can address the required staff in a market-adequate way, and which can create long-term loyalty (Employer Branding, Talent Management, Demographic Management, Worklife-Balance, modern Compensation Management)
  • initiate and manage change in HR successfully
  • manage international and intercultural HR processes successfully
  • analyse European and international labour market policies from a strategic perspective, and design concepts of strategic change

Vocational fields

  • HR Business Partner
  • HR Advisor, Internal Consultant
  • Head of HR Department / Staff Units
  • HR Leader

The programme in brief

  • Academic degree: Master of Arts in Business, MA
  • Admission procedure: a written application, MC test, structured interview. For preparation, we recommend reading the listed book. There are no external courses required.
  • Admission requirements: completion of a social studies/ business/law degree, certified qualifications in business administration and management (16 ECTS), law (8 ECTS), English competence level: C1 in the Common European Framework of References (CEFR)
  • Course information (ECTS): 120 ECTS
  • Deadline for applications: 15 May, Online Application
  • Deadline for applicants outside European Union: 15 March (due to Visa restrictions)
  • Duration of studies: 4 semesters
  • Exchange semester: Erasmus exchange semester in the second or third semester; Double Degree programme in the second semester at the University of Applied Sciences Berlin, Germany (Hochschule für Wirtschaft und Technik Berlin); Double Degree programme in the third semester at the Alexandru Ion Cuza University in Iasi, Romania.
  • Information for international applicants: please find our guidebook in the download area
  • Medium of instruction: English
  • Number of study places: 40 part-time (work-and-study) / year
  • Study periods: three evenings a week and Saturdays 9am-4pm
  • Tuition fees: € 363.36 pro Semester (+ € 19.20 Austrian Students Union fee)
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