FHWien der WKW

Finance, Accounting & Taxation

  • BA
  • Full-time, Extra occupational
  • German
  • 6 semesters
  • Vienna
  • 68 places (34 Full-time, 34 Extra occupational)

Internationalization, competition, efficiency and cost pressure are the main challenges in business. Prepare yourself for these challenges with our outstanding degree program: A Bachelor’s degree in Finance, Accounting & Taxation is the basis for business success and opens up excellent job opportunities.

After graduation, you will have internationally in-demand skills in the areas of accounting, fiscal law, corporate finance, managerial accounting and business controlling.

The degree program in Finance, Accounting & Taxation is offered in a full-time format or in a part-time format. Our part-time degree programs give students the chance to study and have a career at the same time, as classes are held in the evenings and sometimes at the weekend.

Focus & Qualifications

  • Semester 1 and 2: The basics of business administration and law, business English and analytical methods are taught
  • Semester 3 and 4: Detailed courses about internal and external accounting, taxation, business controlling and the financial sector
  • Semester 5 and 6: The gained knowledge is put into practice and students decide on their specialization.

The last stage of the degree program serves to put gained knowledge into practice and to specialize. Four electives (financial markets, business controlling, auditing and tax consultancy) are offered and students may choose two of them.

Developing social and personal skills makes up a significant part of the degree program. These skills are developed in seminars, with topics such as project management or presentation techniques.


Graduates will have internationally in-demand skills in

  • accounting
  • fiscal law
  • corporate finance
  • managerial accounting
  • business controlling.

Entry requirements

University entrance qualification or professional qualification with additional examinations


Application mode:

Application time:
January 10 to March 27, 2023

Appointment for the admissions process:
April, May, June

Admission procedure:
Online registration, sending application documents, computer-based admissions test, study-specific admission procedure

Start of studies:

Study information days:
Dates on the website: https://www.fh-wien.ac.at/en/?cat=46&post_type=event#start

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

In the 5th and 6th semester. Possibility of transfer credits for working students

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