Master's Program Executive Management

Graduates of this program are equipped with all the necessary skills to manage companies that want to exploit their growth potential internationally. Emphasis in this English-language Master’s program is placed on the strategic management of organizational growth and restructuring processes. The development of problem-solving skills, leadership capabilities and the ability to adapt to changes in the business environment are also key focus areas.


  • Program taught in English
  • Uses the established MOC Harvard method (Microeconomics of Competitiveness)
  • Comprehensive teaching in interdisciplinary business administration as an important supplement to previously completed specialist training
Patrick Batka

»What makes this program special is its interdisciplinary orientation, which provides students with a comprehensive understanding of different processes in companies. The teaching of contents in projects and lectures held by well-known entrepreneurs and adjunct faculty promotes the networking of students with managers from the real world.«

Patrick Batka, MA National Franchise Controller, McDonald´s

Studying at a glance


4 semesters


Master of Arts in Business, MA for short
Qualifies the holder to study (for) a doctorate or PhD program

Type of degree program


Language of instruction



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University places

73 per year

Start of degree program

At the beginning of the winter semester in September

Place of study

WKO campus Vienna, Währinger Gürtel 97, 1180 Viennea
(U6 subway station Währinger Straße/Volksoper)

Study-abroad semester

Possible in the 3rd semester, also as a summer school

Time frame

Teaching usually two to three days per week in this time frame:
Lectures are mainly held on Thursday evenings, Fridays from 14:50 and all-day on Saturday;
1 blocked week per semester with all-day teaching could be possible

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