You meet the formal requirements for this Master’s degree programme if you have
a relevant Bachelor’s degree or
an equivalent qualification from a recognised institution of post-secondary education in Austria or abroad.
Details on admission requirements
1. Academic degree (Bachelor, Diploma or equivalent) in one of the following areas:
Engineering / Science with relation to finance topics such as financial or actuarial mathematics, statistics, etc.
University courses in:
Environmental Systems Sciences - Business Administration
Mathematics with a focus on Financial and Actuarial Mathematics
Business Informatics / Software Development and Business Management
Courses at Universities of Applied Sciences with a focus on:
Controlling / Management Accounting
Digital Business Management
International Business Administration
Management & Law
Business & Management
Courses at FH JOANNEUM
Construction Design and Economics
Electronics and Computer Engineering
Energy, Mobility and Environmental Management
Health Management in Tourism
Mobile Software Development
Sustainable Food Management
Production Technology and Organisation
Holders of degrees in other disciplines will have to provide relevant evidence or take additional examinations. We also welcome applicants who have completed a relevant equivalent degree programme at other universities or in other countries.
2. Evidence of at least one year professional experience in one of the following areas:
Business consulting (in a relevant field)
Finance role in a company or organisation
In cases of doubt, the head of degree programme will decide whether the admission requirements are met. You will be notified once we have received your complete application documents.
The degree programme is taught in German. If you are proficient in German at level C1 you should have no problem following the classes. Please send us a certificate evidencing your language skills unless these are included in your secondary school leaving certificate or similar diplomas.
The Master’s degree programme is also ideal for law and engineering graduates who have already gained relevant professional experience and wish to qualify for management positions in the banking and insurance industry.