Information about the degree programme

Name of degree programme  International Business Administration - specialisation in Accounting, Controlling & Finance (ACF)
Level of qualification according to the National Qualification Framework and the European Qualifications Framework Master (2. cycle)
Qualification awardedMaster of Arts in Business (MA)
Field of study (ISCED-F Code)0411 – Accounting and taxation
Mode of studyPart-time, variable time model
Length of programme4 semester
Study timesFriday: afternoon till evening; Saturday: all day; Depending on contextual studies attendance required at Thursday evening or in two block weeks.
Number of credits120 ECTS
Languages of instruction German, numerous course units in English
Mobility windowSemester abroad optional in the 4th semester
Academic calendarView the academic calendar
Examination regulations and grading scale  View the examination regulations and grading scale
Final examination  Oral master's examination  
CostsNo tuition fees, student union fee Euro 20,70/semester
Commencing studies  September
Specific admission requirements  Completed basic course of study (minimum 180 ECTS) in Business Administration or completed bachelor’s degree programme with at least 30 ECTS in Business Administration.
ApplicationApply now - deadline for application for the winter semester:  May 15

Success in international finance management!

Today, economic cycles are complex and interwoven around the globe. They place high demands for the skills of employees working for global companies. With the four semester, part-time degree programme in Accounting, Controlling & Finance, FH Vorarlberg offers you the opportunity to specialise in your professional field. The programme teaches the knowledge required for financial functions in medium-sized and large enterprises.

FH Vorarlberg is unique among Austrian Universities of Applied Sciences in offering students the opportunity to mix and match courses and interests. You have scope to choose the study content in the 2. and 3. semesters. You will research, push boundaries and look into areas of personal interest.

Contact Persons Accounting, Controlling & Finance MA

Jasmin Winder-Fink
Master‘s Degree Programme Business Administration

+43 5572 792 5600

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Dr. Irene Häntschel-Erhart
Master´s Degree Programme Business Administration, Programme Director, Senior Lecturer

+43 5572 792 5605


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