Information about the degree programme

Name of degree programme  International Business Administration - specialisation in International Marketing & Sales (IMS)
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)0414 – Accounting and advertising
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
Language of instruction 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 21,20/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: 15. May

Let the master's degree programme International Marketing & Sales take you to the management peak!

  • Are you both a creative and strategic thinker?
  • Are you excited to recognize customer needs and serve them with the right products and services?
  • Are you a communicator, ready to take on management responsibilities?
  • Are you thrilled by an international job that requires contact with many diverse people?
  • Are you interested in other cultures?
  • Is trend research a topic that piques your curiosity?

If you answer "yes" to most of these questions, then the master's degree programme in International Marketing & Sales is the right programme for you.

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 International Marketing & Sales MA

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

+43 5572 792 5603

S2 03


Mag. (FH) Bernd Schwendinger, PhD
Master Business Administration, Program Director, Lecturer

+43 5572 792 3381

S2 21


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