Master of General Management 25
Department of Management

Master of General Management


In an increasingly global environment there is also growing demand within engineering disciplines for management staff with relevant business skills. The Master of General Management degree programme is proving itself as a future-oriented form of training, providing participants with comprehensive, additional management qualifications enabling them to properly recognise and solve complex business and technical issues.

What you will learn:

Management by Figures

ERP and Management

Organisation and Innovation

Economic Parameters

Leadership and Strategy

Operations Management

Marketing and Communication

Did you know, …

… that this programme provides management know-how for executive positions?

The curriculum is specifically designed to provide training for participants currently working in positions with management, leadership and staff responsibility.

Did you know, …

… that we teach hands-on knowledge?

Our lecturers have many years of work and management experience. Our participants profit from this know-how: you can immediately use what you have learned on the programme in your day-to-day work. You also have the opportunity to write your master degree thesis on a topic that is highly relevant to your company.

Did you know, …

… that our teaching is focused on application-oriented acquisition of in–depth knowledge?

You apply what you have learned to case studies and thus extend your knowledge.

Did you know, …

… that the elective courses enable you to specialise in a relevant subject in accordance with your particular interests in international business?

Did you know, …

… that lectures on the master degree programme are organised in blocks held on Friday afternoons and Saturdays to make it easier to combine work and study?

What you learn on the programme can be immediately put into practice in your own particular area of activity.

Did you know, …

… that individual support and a high level of service are very important to us?

Lectures and practical exercises are held in small teams, which means we can focus on the individual needs of programme participants.

Mode of Study

Lectures requiring mandatory attendance are held on Friday afternoons and Saturdays, making it easier for participants to combine work and study.

Dates & Deadlines

Application Requirements

Applicants to the Master of General Management degree programme must have

  • a relevant bachelor, master or diploma degree in an engineering or science subject or in industrial management.

Applicants who do not have a university degree may also be considered if they have

  • a minimum of five years’ work experience in a relevant technical field or
  • a minimum of three years’ management experience.

A commission decides on the suitability of candidates on a case-by-case basis.

Application and Admissions procedure

Written application and admission interview

Information & Contact

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Postgraduate programme Master of General Management
Werk-VI-Straße 46, 8605 Kapfenberg, AUSTRIA
T: +43 3862 33600 – 6366

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Course Guidance
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