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Digital Innovation

  • MA
  • Extra occupational
  • German, English
  • 4 semesters
  • Vienna
  • 20 places

***NEW in 2023***

The part-time Master’s program in Digital Innovation* deals with the creative use of digital technology for successful and responsible innovation.

* subject to accreditation by AQ Austria


    Focus & Qualifications

    The study experience is characterized by agile project work. These projects are partly related to real challenges from current business practice, for which student teams create innovative solutions and develop software prototypes hands-on.

    Thus, students acquire the following competencies:

    • leading innovation processes in an agile manner
    • familiarizing themselves with current, interconnected subfields of digital technology beyond their studies, e.g. Artificial Intelligence, Internet of Things, Process Automation/Assistant Systems
    • assessing the technical feasibility and the limits of digital technology for concrete innovation projects and being able to explain them to clients and future users

    The Master’s program enables students to combine basic economic understanding from their previous study program and job experiences from their professional activities with expertise and implementation skills for the innovative application of digital technology.


    • Master’s degree in digital technology (also) for people without a background in technology or programming
    • Cooperation with the pilot factory of TU Vienna to work with robotics and assistance systems

    Entry requirements

    The admission requirements for the Master’s program in Digital Innovation are a completed Bachelor’s degree in a relevant subject at a University of Applied Sciences or the completion of an equivalent study program at a recognized domestic or foreign post-secondary educational institution.

    Relevant Bachelor-level study programs include all Social and Economic Sciences programs as well as programs in Business Informatics and Industrial Engineering fields, provided they include the following: introduction to business administration, accounting and finance, project and process management and private business law.


    Application mode:

    Application time:
    January 10 – March 27, 2023

    Appointment for the admissions process:
    March, April, May

    Admission procedure:
    Online registration, sending application documents, computer-based admissions test, degree-program specific admissions procedure (CV-Check, group interview)

    Start of studies:

    Study information days:
    Dates on the website: https://www.fh-wien.ac.at/en/?cat=66&post_type=event#start

    Tuition fee:
    Euro 363.36 per semester (excl. Austrian students’ union fee)

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