Business Administration (Bachelor)

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Students of the bachelor’s programme in Business Administration acquire knowledge in key areas of business administration, complemented by introductory modules in economics, business mathematics and statistics, business law, information technology, economic sociology as well as business English. The competences acquired during the programme enable graduates as generalists to solve common problems in the area of business administration independently.

Bachelor of Science

Degree Programme Code: 033 515

6 semesters / 180 ECTS credits (including 30 ECTS credits of extension curricula/individual emphasis)

Language: German

Entrance exam procedure



Instruction Language German

Please note that the instruction language of this programme is German. To start the degree programme, you need to hold a certificate of German proficiency on C1 level.

The Registartion Period for the Entrance Exam Procedure to this Degree Programme has ended on 3 June 2019.

Study programme

The bachelor’s programme in Business Administration consists of an Introductory and Orientation Period (STEOP), a core phase comprising compulsory modules, and an emphasis comprising alternative compulsory modules (students select one of eleven occupational fields offered). To successfully complete the programme, students have to write a bachelor’s thesis.

Five concepts

which you will deal with in your studies (examples):

  • Management
  • Marketing
  • Accounting
  • Macroeconomics
  • Tax law

 Overview of the programme structure & topics

Here you find the current offer of courses for this programme to gain better insight into the topics and structure. For more information please click on the respective level.

After Graduation

Most of our graduates work in the occupational field in which they specialised during their studies. As the degree programme in Business Administration also imparts basic knowledge and management competences, it qualifies graduates to work in all economic sectors or take up leadership positions.

Graduates' Perspective on the Degree Programme

Graduate Survey

The University of Vienna regularly surveys graduates after the completion of their degree programmes about their experience with their degree programme and the university itself. The survey gives you insight into graduates perspectives of their studies from a subject and organizational related point of view.

Information about the Graduate Survey

Career Tracking of Graduates

The alumni tracking provides information on the career progression of the graduates of the University of Vienna and provides orientation for entry into the profession after graduation (e.g. search duration of first job, salary development and sectors in which graduates are active).

Information about the Career Tracking of Graduates