Innovation, Digitalization & Entrepreneurship MBA


Program Description

Innovation, Digitalization & Entrepreneurship

Management & Technology MBA

In this MBA program you will aquire all the tools to initiate and implement dynamic innovation as well as start-up projects in an entrepreneurial and cooperative manner. You can analyze technology paths and identify innovation opportunities at an early stage. You are capable of developing innovative strategies in order to unfold this potential and communicate creative solutions at all levels. With that, you set a milestone for defining a future-proof innovation concept and business model.

Final Degree "Master of Business Administration" (MBA) granted by the Vienna University of Technology

Language of Instruction English

Duration 3 semester + Master's thesis

Program Start  May 3, 2021

Application Deadline February 14, 2021


In our base modules on Management & Technology, you acquire a sound understanding of technological developments as well as key business skills in order to gain decision-making competence in general issues of management. In the base camp on Leadership & Organizational Behavior you surpass yourself and learn about your leadership behavior. Experience- and practice-oriented learning as well as intensive exchange and interaction in small groups take your leadership competence to a new level and strengthen your self-awareness as a leader.

At the next stage of the Innovation, Digitalization, and Entrepreneurship MBA, we provide you with know how and practical tools for starting and growing a company as well as implementing innovation concepts. You discuss the role, tasks and characteristics of intra- and entrepreneurs in the light of digital trends and technological opportunities. You learn to "read" the map and to incorporate creative solutions in a profound business- and project plan. In a further step, you get the most important methods for organizing, financing and marketing innovation. With that, you are well prepared and ready to seek new heights.  

Our program is designed for professionals and allows you to balance your job, family and MBA. It allows you to work whilst developing new entrepreneurial skills, knowledge and competencies.

The program runs for 18 months and classes are taught in a block format usually from Thursday-Saturday or Friday-Sunday, usually about every 4 weeks. In total, the program consists of 45 teaching days.


Management & Technology | 15 days

  • Finance, Accounting & Economics

  • Managing Technologies 

  • Strategy & Marketing

Leadership & Organizational Behavior | Leadership-Retreats (3x3 days)

Entrepreneurship & Business Development | 6 days

  • Entrepreneurial Leadership and Technology Development 

  • Innovation Strategy and Business Development 

Organizing Innovation | 3 days

Innovation Management | 6 days

  • Sources of Innovation 

  • Innovation Growth & Funding 

  • Innovation Marketing 

Elective | 6 days

  • Option 1: Innovation, Digitalization & Entrepreneurship Field Study

  • Option 2: Accelerator & Innovation Projects

Master's Thesis 

Target Group

If you aim to

  • start or grow a company,

  • become a proactive innovation lead in your organization or

  • understand your role as an entrepreneur or intrapreneur

this MBA is the right choice for you.

We are looking for entrepreneurial spirits with an either tech or non-tech background coming from various areas:

  • (High) tech companies / organisations and business in different industries and operation fields

  • NPOs and public institutions

  • SMEs

Admission Requirements

First academic degree; 3 years of work experience; admission interview.

Tuition Fee

EUR 24,400 (excl. expenses for travel and accommodation) / EUR 27,400 (When participating in the international IDEA field study; excl. expenses for travel and accommodation).

Last updated Jan 2021

About the School

For a number of decades now, the TU Wien has been one of the most high-profile providers of continuing education in Austria. The internationally oriented Continuing Education Center (CEC) of the TU Wi ... Read More

For a number of decades now, the TU Wien has been one of the most high-profile providers of continuing education in Austria. The internationally oriented Continuing Education Center (CEC) of the TU Wien sees its primary task as twofold. Firstly, to help graduates exploit the full potential of a technical and scientific education. Secondly, to open up new fields for professional development for individuals who display initiative and have the relevant practical experience. Read less