IMC Krems University of Applied Sciences

Management von Gesundheitsunternehmen

  • MA
  • Part-time
  • German
  • 4 semester
  • Krems
Applications for 2024/2025:
from 01.12.2023 to 15.05.2024

You want to build a career in the health sector and take on managerial responsibilities in this booming industry? IMC Krems' German-language part-time Management of Health Institutions master programme helps you plot your personal career path. You will be studying alongside people from business, health and nursing, medicine and medical-technical services and benefit from a programme tailored specifically to your needs.

What to expect from the master programme

  • You will learn about the interdisciplinary nature of the health industry. You will develop an understanding of the public health framework and deal with strategic management, health care business models, health economics and crisis management, among other topics.
  • Electives in semester 2: You decide what topics and industries you want to specialise in!
  • Real World Case Studies: In semester 3 you will take on real challenges and develop innovative ideas in the course of a larger practical project in cooperation with health companies.

Choose one of 5 electives!

  • Management and Organisation in the Health Sector
  • Big Data and Digitalisation in Health Care
  • Controlling
  • Human Resource Management
  • Setting Up and Taking Over Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises

Career paths

Graduates of the Management of Health Institutions master programme have excellent career prospects. Potential fields of work include:

  • big data management
  • change management
  • management control and finance
  • digital transformation management
  • health and social policy
  • health planning
  • healthcare start-ups
  • HR and employee development
  • innovation management
  • crisis managment
  • organisational development
  • process management
  • quality management
  • service/product design

Entry requirements

To qualify for a master programme, you must have completed a bachelor degree – with a workload of minimum 180 ECTS and lasting at least six semesters – in a related subject or hold an equivalent degree from a recognised Austrian or foreign higher education institution.


Application mode:
Online application

Application time:

Appointment for the admissions process:
As of February 2024

Admission procedure:
Admission interview

Start of studies:
October 2024

Study information days:

Tuition fee:
Students from EU/EEA countries: € 363.36 + € 22.70 ÖH contribution per semester. Non-EU nationals: € 200 registration fee (one-time) and € 6,900 EUR + € 22.70 ÖH contribution per semester

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