Programme structure and credits

This master's degree programme teaches and deepens your knowledge about process-oriented, systemic business management. It is designed for executives who feel at home with the interplay of management, information technology and the value chain.


Course unit titleECTSSHW
Communication Skills Lab32
Principles and Practices of Research31
Science of Information Systems32
Project Management32
IT-Oriented Process Modeling21
Data Management and Modeling42
Analysis and Design of Processes63
Strategic Business Process Management*21
Lean and Quality Management42


Course unit titleECTSSHW
Qualitative Research21
Process Modeling with BPMN42
Information Management and Analytics21
Operation, Controlling and Governance of Processes63
Business Analysis, Business Capabilities and Requirements Engineering*63
1 or 2 Electives from the Context programme64


Course unit titleECTSSHW
Quantitative Research32
Research Seminar31
Business Ethics and Corporate Social Responsibility21
Process Automation with BPMN21
Big Data und Advanced Analytics42
Industrial Internet of Things*63
1 or 2 Electives from the Context Programme64


Course unit titleECTSSHW
Master Thesis280
Master Exam20

ECTS: Credit points based on the "European Credit Transfer System" (ECTS). Consistent with international standards, 30 ECTS points can be earned each semester.

SHW: Semester hours per week (SHW). One SHW corresponds to 15 instruction units each of 45 minutes.

* Course in English

Here you can find detailed information about the Contextual Studies of the Master's degree programmes.

Information on individual educational components

You can find detailed descriptions for each of the courses and semesters (ECTS course descriptions) for all semesters of the academic year here:

Contact Persons Business Process Management MA

Patrick Köck B.A.
Master‘s Degree Programme Business Administration, Programme Administrator

+43 5572 792 5603

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Prof. (FH) Dr. Markus Ilg Studiengangsleiter, Hochschullehrer
Head of Department Business Administration, Lecturer Master, Programme director

+43 5572 792 5601


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