Business & Economics
|Course Duration / ECTS||4 semesters / 120 ECTS|
|University degree||Master of Science (Management and Economics)|
|· Completion of a relevant bachelor’s degree program|
with a strong focus on Business and/or Economics (or a related field),
a bachelor’s degree program at a university of applied sciences,
or an equivalent program at a recognized domestic
or foreign post-secondary educational institution.
|Language of instruction German|
and chosen foreign language
|Proof of language proficiency|
Information on the assessment tests
(on competences in the chosen language)
at the departments of Romance Studies and Slavonic Studies.
|Dates and Deadlines||· The dates and deadlines change every semester.|
· The current deadlines and dates can be found here.
|Information on the department|
and departmental student representatives
|Faculty of Law, Business and Economics|
Are you already a student at the PLUS and want to take up this study program as well – or switch?
Here you will find the services for PLUS students.
If you still need help or advice after enrolling (registering for a study program), you will find important links here.
What will I learn?
The Master’s program in Business and Economics deepens the content of a Bachelor’s program with an interdisciplinary and methodological orientation, enabling a critical approach to the content and findings of business and economics. The program consists of three compulsory modules (Scientific methods, Business, and Economics) and three interdisciplinary elective modules, from which you can choose based on your personal interests and career goals: · Accounting, Finance, and Corporate Sustainability · Empirical Economics and Data Science · Management and Digital Transformation Regardless of which option you choose, you will be studying in fields with extraordinary relevance in academia and practice.
What makes Salzburg so special as a place to study?
You will study in a historic ambiance with modern facilities, as well as receive personal support and guidance. Moreover, the Faculty of Law and Economics at the PLUS is characterized by its internationality due to its extensive network of university and faculty partnerships, offering you the opportunity to gain valuable international experience. Salzburg is surrounded by a variety of attractive companies and research institutions. The involved departments maintain excellent relationships with many of these companies and provide you with insights into practical applications and a competitive edge in the professional world through numerous joint projects and collaborations during your studies.
Which career opportunities do I have?
After completing the Master’s program in Business & Economics, you will possess extensive interdisciplinary and methodological competencies, qualifying you for various positions in the private and public sectors, as well as for management roles in companies. Depending on the elective modules chosen, you will become experts in the fields of Accounting, Finance, and Corporate Sustainability, Empirical Economics and Data Science, or Management and Digital Transformation. Furthermore, you will be prepared for further academic education through a doctoral program in Business & Economics.
Photos: © Luigi Caputo (1-3)