The Chair of International Business oversees the compulsory module 'International Management' in the Master of International Business. Courses marked bold on the Bachelor and the Master level are taught directly by members of the Chair of IB.

Bachelor International Business Administration

Specialisation International Business (24 ECTS)

Compulsory Courses

  • UK Principles of International Business (4 ECTS) old title Organization of the International Firm
  • Business Communication (16 ECTS)

Elective Courses (4 ECTS)

  • Special Topics in International Management
  • Strategy
  • Innovation and Technology Management
  • Intercultural Competence in Business
  • Financial Accounting according to IFRS
  • Special Topics in Banking and Finance
  • International Public Utility Mangement
  • Negotiations
  • eBusiness
  • Other qualified, distinct courses

Master International Business Administration

Compulsory Module International Management

Program Coordinator: Dr. Prof. Emmanuella Plakoyiannaki Program Administrative Staff: Judith Ladenstein (any questions please e-mail judith.ladenstein@univie.ac.at)

Compulsory Module: International Management (20 ECTS)

  • VO Foundations of International Business (4 ECTS)
  • Electives (16 ECTS) from the following offering:
    • KU Governance of International Firms (4 ECTS)
    • KU Global Strategy (4 ECTS)
    • KU International Accounting (4 ECTS)
    • KU International Marketing Management 1 (4 ECTS)
    • KU Organisation and Human Resources in International Firms (4 ECTS)
    • KU International Trade Law (3 ECTS)
    • KU Transnational Commercial Law (2 ECTS)
    • KU Special Topics in International Business (4 ECTS)
    • KU Family  Firm Internationalisation (4 ECTS)
    • KU Research Methods in International Business (4 ECTS)
    • Alternatively, further courses from the current range of courses offered by the faculty may be chosen, provided that these are approved in advance by the directorate of studies.

PhD Management

Core Programme

Core Programme (15 ECTS)

  •  3 of the following courses:
    • Philosophy of Science
    • Experimental and Simulation Methods
    • Management Control
    • Multivariate Business Statistics
    • Management Decision Making
    • Structural Equation Modeling
    • Advanced Microeconomics
    • Econometrics
    • Advanced Regression Analysis

Elective Programme

Elective Programme (15 ECTS)

at least 3 courses out of this list:

  • Topics in
    • Controlling and Financial Accounting 1
    • Marketing and International Marketing 1
    • Human Resources and Organizations 1
    • Strategy and Innovation 1
  • Topics in
    • Controlling and Financial Accounting 2
    • Marketing and International Marketing 2
    • Human Resources and Organizations 2
    • Strategy and Innovation 2
  • Topics in
    • Controlling and Financial Accounting 3
    • Marketing and International Marketing 3
    • Human Resources and Organizations 3
    • Strategy and Innovation 3