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WU (Vienna University of Economics and Business)

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15 Master’s Programs for your Future Career The Vienna University of Economics and Business (WU) is not only located in the city with the highest quality of living worldwide, it is also the largest university of its kind in Europe. Over 23,000 students from 110 countries are currently studying at WU and preparing themselves for a successful career in business or academics. A total of 15 master’s programs are available at WU.

Internationally Accredited and in High Demand WU is Austria’s largest business university, and also currently the only AACSB- and EQUIS-accredited university in the country. These prestigious accreditations are awarded to schools with outstanding research output, excellent connections to the business community, and an international outlook. WU’s around 240 partner universities around the world, including schools like the Copenhagen Business School, University of St. Gallen, Nanyang University in Singapore, and the University of Michigan are proof of its high level of internationalism. A variety of double-degree program options are available, and around 1000 incoming and 1000 outgoing exchange students each year keep WU’s international spirit going strong.

Austria’s Most Modern Campus In the fall of 2013, WU moved from its previous location in Vienna’s 9th district to a brand new campus near the Vienna exhibition hall and Prater Park. The new site is roughly 100,000 m2 in size and offers a comprehensive, convenient infrastructure. Campus WU’s seven impressive building complexes were designed by renowned architects from around the world and house classrooms and auditoriums equipped with state-of-the-art teaching and learning technology, numerous project rooms for group work, independent study areas, and comfortable lounges for students, faculty, and staff. The campus has also received several awards for sustainable construction.

Master’s Programs at WU Vienna In addition to its two bachelor’s programs and numerous executive education programs for professionals, WU offers a total of 15 master’s programs, eight of which are taught entirely in English. All programs start in the fall, with the exception of Business Law, which can also be started in the spring.

English-Taught Master’s Programs

  • Economics
  • Information Systems
  • International Management/CEMS
  • Marketing
  • Quantitative Finance
  • Socio-Ecological Economics and Policy
  • Strategy, Innovation, and Management Control
  • Supply Chain Management

German-Taught Master’s Programs

  • Business Education
  • Business Law
  • Export and Internationalization Management
  • Finance and Accounting
  • Management
  • Socio-Economics
  • Taxation and Accounting

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    Postgraduate Faculties/Departments and Programs

    Department of Business, Employment and Social Security Law

    Department of Economics

    Department of Finance, Accounting and Statistics

    Department of Information Systems and Operations

    Department of Marketing

    Department of Public Law and Tax Law

    Department of Strategy and Innovation

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