Continuing Education

Postgraduate Master’s courses


FH JOANNEUM currently offers part-time Master's courses for those already in employment. The courses run by three departments provide an ideal opportunity to combine study with working life. You will graduate with a Master of Science, Master of Arts in Social Sciences, or Master of Business Administration. As an expert in your field, this qualification will open up new professional and career paths.

Our postgraduate Master’s courses

Department of Applied Computer Sciences
Health Care and Hospital Management: In the first part of the programme you will be taught the basics of management in the health care system. You then go on to study the four areas of general management, hospital management, leadership and public health in more detail.

Department of Engineering
Air Traffic Management: You are striving for a management position in the aviation industry? In this course, international experts provide you with the relevant technical, legal and business expertise. And you will also extend your skills in the field of project management.

Department of Health Studies
Applied Nutrition Medicine: You will broaden and deepen your skills as a doctor or dietician. The programme focuses on interdisciplinary cooperation between dieticians and doctors, and the mutual exchange of skills and experience.

Department of Management
European Project Management: This programme is designed to equip participants with the international project management skills and knowledge needed to effectively secure European Union funding. The Master's thesis takes the form of a real project funding application.

General Management: You want to develop your management skills in the engineering sciences? Our MBA programme provides you with the relevant additional management qualifications. They enable you to take an integrated approach to recognising and solving complex problems.

International Supply Management: Internationalisation and new technologies are placing new demands on purchasing, with strategic purchasing becoming ever more important. The programme provides you with the broad range of skills required in professional procurement management.

Department of Media & Design

Media Competence and Digital Literacy to be launched in autumn 2019: The new postgraduate Master’s course provides you with media know-how and digital skills, because understanding the interrelationships of a digitally connected world and society is essential today. The focus of innovative media education is on digital (online) media, networked communication culture and new publics.

Public Communication: You will receive academic training to develop your communication skills. International experts will equip you with the skills required to meet the increasing demands being placed on the communication industry.

Technical Documentation: As a technical editor you play an important role in making sure new devices are quick and safe to handle for users. This postgraduate Master’s course provides you with all the necessary skills and opens up many opportunities for working in this field.

Visual Communication and Image Management“: The focus of this postgraduate Master's course is on developing expertise in visual thinking and decision-making in media and communication, successfully managing the steadily increasing quantities of images available and creating successful imagery for companies and organisations.