Entry requirements

International Business and Export Management

Master degree programme / Full-time

To qualify for admission to the Master programme International Business and Export Management, you must have obtained a Bachelor or university diploma in Business Administration or a related subject, or provide proof that they have completed a degree at a recognised Institution of Higher Education in Austria or abroad. Minimum number of ECTS credits required: 180

The academic board is responsible for checking compliance with the entry requirements on a case-by-case basis once the prospective student’s complete application file has been received.

Further requirements

Proof of English language skills

Students whose previous academic qualifications were taught entirely in English are exempted from submitting a certificate. Students whose native language is not English must provide proof of their English skills by submitting one of the following certificates or one of the specified types of confirmation:

  • IELTS Academic Training - minimum score: 7.0
  • Cambridge English: Advanced (CAE) – level C1
  • TOEFL - (IBT) - minimum score 95

Language certificates should be no more than two years old and can be submitted by the start of the degree. In this case you have to upload a copy of the confirmation of enrolment for one of the accepted language certificates.

Further information

In part-time Master programme relevant employment (Practical Training) can be accredited. The credit is transferred for each semester on the basis of a proof of relevant employment. In case this evidence is not provided, a work placement of the respective ECTS workload (1 ECTS-credit equals 25 hours) is to be completed.

For male applicants holding Austrian citizenship it is strongly recommended that they have completed their compulsory military or alternative service, or received a dispensation.

For more information regarding the application process, deadlines and fees please refer to apply - the next steps.