FH Kärnten

Wirtschaft - Digital Business Management

  • BA
  • Full-time, Extra occupational
  • German
  • 6 Semester
  • Villach
  • 22 Plätze

At the interface of business and IT, the bachelor's program "Digital Business Management" provides the necessary skills to guide companies through the digital transformation. Students receive special training in social media, e-business and e-marketing. With their expertise, they are able to lead the different areas of digital business from a management position.

At the heart of the program is an interdisciplinary education and teaching of qualifications in business administration, information technology and internet economics. The Internet studies aim to prepare specialists for the digitalisation of companies. The course of study places particular emphasis on practical relevance and is particularly dedicated to digital transformation.

What students should bring to their studies:

  • Interest in economic and political topics.
  • The ability to work in teams and to lead them.
  • Language and communication skills.
  • Responsible social behaviour.
  • Fun with international and intercultural challenges.

After successful completion of their studies, graduates have the following skills and knowledge:

  • They apply basic business knowledge in practical business situations.
  • They know the most important concepts of the functional areas of finance and accounting, marketing and management.
  • They take on management tasks in IT and organization departments of medium-sized and large companies.
  • You will convince companies of the benefits of digital business.
  • You can integrate yourself into intercultural and interdisciplinary teams.

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Entry requirements

In order to be admitted into a bachelor degree program at the Carinthia University of Applied Sciences at least one of the following criteria must be fulfilled:
• Secondary School Leaving Certificate (Austrian ‘Matura’ or an equivalent international certificate)
• Higher education (University) entrance examination certification
• Vocational higher education (University) entrance examination
• Vocational (VET) diploma examination (vocational apprenticeship or completion of at least a 3-year vocational secondary school) with additional exams
Moreover, there are degree program specific additional prerequisites as well as more comprehensive information regarding admissions on the individual web pages of the corresponding degree program. The German University of Applied Sciences (Fachhochschule) entrance qualification certificate is only valid as an admission prerequisite for an Austrian UAS/FH bachelor degree program when combined with an applicable vocational certificate.
Later submission of required documents
Persons in their last year of school may apply for a study place in a bachelor degree program before taking their secondary school-leaving exams by submitting their most current secondary school grade/marks report. The secondary school-leaving certificate must be submitted during the registration process at the beginning of the semester.


Application mode:

Application time:
The application period starts at the earliest in October of the previous year and runs until the end of September at the most -> See website!

Appointment for the admissions process:
ongoing until the end of the application period

Admission procedure:

Start of studies:
Wintersemester 2022

Study information days:
Master Session Online: 21.11.2022 from 4-6 p.m. • Study counselling: ongoing

Tuition fee:
363,36 Euro + ÖH Austrian Students Union Fee (about € 20,-, annual adjustment) per semester

Compulsory internship of 12 weeks in the 6th semester; internship abroad possible. In the case of part-time students, the professional internship can be credited if they are working in a profession relevant to the subject.

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