Health Management and Public Health 1
Department of Management

Health Management and Public Health

Study track of the Master degree programme in Health, Tourism & Sport Management


The core elements of this specialisation are the management of rehabilitation centres and health resorts, health promotion, empowerment and public health. Involvement in real projects, subject-related courses and demanding tasks teaches you all the skills you will need as an expert in the healthcare sector.

Did you know, …

… that our programme covers all aspects of the research process in health management?

From formulating the initial concept to its practical implementation and subsequent evaluation, you will learn the theory behind all the methods and techniques before applying them in projects.

Did you know, …

… that you will design and implement applied research and development projects?

This offers you the opportunity to start building a network of contacts in business and research while still a student.

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… that you can combine the programme with employment?

One day a week is free of lectures. The work-friendly nature of the Master's programme allows students to work part-time.

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… that you will draw up a funding application and, ideally, submit it to Austria's health fund (FGÖ)?

All our students work on a real funding application for a health promotion project. The better the application, the more likely it is that the application will be submitted to Austria's health fund (FGÖ). You will carry out the projects at our research centre.

Did you know, …

… that the Institute enjoys excellent contacts with business, creating opportunities for our students?

Our effective alumni network frequently generates opportunities for students to undertake Master's theses, which often result in excellent job offers.