MBA in General Management Executive

World Wide Education GmbH

Program Description

MBA in General Management Executive

World Wide Education GmbH

MBA in General Management Executive

The course, a postgraduate program for (future) executives, who have no time for full time studies, provides its students with the necessary knowledge for management positions and leadership roles in national and international corporations, private and public.

The studies course enables the graduates to understand economics and find solutions for problems with the help of scientific approach. The graduates develop the skill of critical reflection and get the necessary broad picture to understand the context.

Cooperation WWEDU and University of Applied Sciences Burgenland!

The University of Applied Sciences Burgenland and WWEDU World Wide Education GmbH disclose with pleasure the cooperation in the area of distance learning and the joint execution of further education studies courses (Lehrgängen zur Weiterbildung).

To study where and whenever, irrespective of space and time, on a high academic level – all this gets provided by the collaboration. The joint studies courses will be offered via the subsidiary of the University of Applied Sciences Burgenland: AIM Austrian Institute of Management.

Target Group

  • Persons, who are interested to get a degree but have no time for full time studies because they are employed.
  • Persons, who are interested in a sound scientific education to be enabled to apply for executive positions that require special qualifications.
  • Persons, who would like to augment their already existing qualification by graduating in a course in General Management.
  • Persons, who would like to augment their already existing qualification by graduating in a course in General Management.
  • Especially persons, who are handicapped in regard of their individual situation (children, irregular working hours, living in a secluded rural environment, etc).
  • Thus particularly managers, entrepreneurs and people with work experience preparing for management positions are being addressed. On the other hand the programme offers for people who have specific knowledge in certain areas of studies the accompanying management skills to complement their technical education with in-service training.
  • The course conveys special skills to be able to fulfill interdisciplinary management functions.
  • Focus is put on internationalisation, strategic thinking, management techniques and problem solving skills.

Admission Requirements

Internationally recognized domestic or foreign academic degree (at least bachelor level) or another equivalent qualification to be evaluated by the Course Director as follows:

  • high school diploma (equivalent) and a minimum of five years of relevant professional practice or
  • Completion of a studies course (courses at university or university of applied sciences level and equal other courses) of at least 60 ECTS credits or an equal diploma course from the Joseph Schumpeter Institute Wels together with a minimum of three years of relevant professional practice.

Commencement of Studies Course and Duration

There exists no time limit in the continuing education course!

Commencement of the studies is always possible; there are no established semesters with fixed starting dates.

Curriculum & Didactics

The course comprises four semesters with 90 ECTS credits.

This includes 6 obligatory modules in the basics;

in the major studies you can choose 5 elective modules from a pool of 8 modules.

The finalization of the course is the master thesis.

The course is being conducted by using modern e-learning technology applying modern didactic and paedagogic knowledge of technology-based education.


The graduates of the continuing education course „MBA in General Management – Executive“ are awarded by FH Burgenland the academic degree “Master of Business Administration”, abbreviated “MBA”.

Remain flexible – Also with the tuition fee!

EUR 8.900,-

Without taxes pursuant to sec. 6 par 1 subpar. 11 lit. A Sales Tax Act(UStG);

plus official representation of Austrian university students fee amounting to EUR 17,50/semester

  • Online Campus (central e-learning platform). Access to Online-Media (lectures and lecture notes)
  • wwlibs (access to literature)
  • Fora
  • All examinations included
  • About half of the examinations are taken in-house at one of our examination centers – the other half are papers (Seminararbeiten).

the tuition fees cover 36 months beginning with the commencement of the studies (it is possible to graduate in 24 months);

any needed extra-semester (1 semester = 6 months) costs EuR 300,- extra. Principally the tuition fee is payable at the start of the studies. the tuition fee includes all oft he course material in digital form).

Tax Deductibility

According to Austrian tax law fees for studies courses are income tax deductible, if the studies relate to the job you are currently working in respectively relate to a job you are trying to get.
To find out if similar regulations are enacted in your state, please contact your competent tax authority.

Duration & Price
This course is Online
Start Date
Start date
May 2016, August 2016, January 2017
24 months
Part time
8,900 EUR
Start date May 2016, August 2016, January 2017
Austria Wels
Application deadline Request Info
End date Request Info
Duration 24 months
Price 8,900 EUR