IAU Member


top General Information


Street:Welthandelsplatz 1



Post Code:1020


Institution Funding



Founded 1898 as Imperial Export Academy, soon took on the characteristics of a university. Received the right to confer doctorates in 1930. Became Vienna University of Economics and Business Administration in 1975. Gained full institutional autonomy in 2004 through the University Act of 2002. Earned current title (Vienna University of Economics and Business) in 2009

Academic Year

October to June (October-January; March-June)

Admission Requirements

Secondary school certificate (Reifepruefungszeugnis) or foreign equivalent at Bachelor level. Bachelor degree or equivalent requirements at Master level (language skills, program-specific knowledge, GPA, GMAT etc.) Master degree or equivalent at Doctoral and PhD level

Tuition Fees

National:363,36 per semester. Tuition fees are waived for EU-citizens, EEA-citizens and refugees under the provisions of the Geneva Convention for the length of the standard duration of their degree program, plus two extra semesters (EUR)



Accrediting Agency

European Quality Improvement System (EQUIS); The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB International); The Association of MBAs (AMBA)

Student Body


top Officers

Head : Edeltraud Hanappi-Egger

Job title:Rector

International Relations Officer : Lukas Hefner

Job title:Head of the International Office

top Divisions

Centre : Career Planning and Placement

Centre : International Studies

Department/Division : Business, Employment and Social Security Law

Fields of study:Business Administration, Civil Law, European Union Law, Labour Law

Department/Division : Economics

Fields of study:Economics, Finance, International Economics, Social Policy

Department/Division : Finance, Accounting and Statistics

Fields of study:Accountancy, Banking, Finance, Insurance, Mathematics, Statistics, Taxation

Department/Division : Foreign Language Business Communication

Fields of study:English, Romance Languages, Slavic Languages

Department/Division : Global Business and Trade

Fields of study:Business Administration, International Business, Small Business, Transport Management

Department/Division : Information Systems and Operations

Fields of study:Industrial and Production Economics, Information Management, Information Technology, Media Studies, Production Engineering

Department/Division : Management

Fields of study:Management

Department/Division : Marketing

Fields of study:Advertising and Publicity, International Business, Leisure Studies, Marketing, Retailing and Wholesaling, Tourism

Department/Division : Public Law and Tax Law

Fields of study:Criminal Law, European Union Law, International Law, Public Law

Department/Division : Socioeconomics

Fields of study:Economic History, Economics, Environmental Management, Geography, Geography (Human), Regional Studies, Social Policy, Social Sciences, Sociology, Technology

Department/Division : Strategic Management and Innovation

Fields of study:Industrial Management, Management, Public Administration

Research Division : Capital Markets

Fields of study:Business Administration

Research Division : Co-Operation and Co-Operatives

Research Division : Computational Methods

Fields of study:Computer Science

Research Division : Economics of Ageing

Research Division : European Affairs

Fields of study:European Studies, Management, Marketing

Research Division : Family Businesses

Research Division : Gender and Diversity in Organizations

Fields of study:Gender Studies

Research Division : Health Care Management and Economics

Fields of study:Health Administration

Research Division : Human Capital and Development

Research Division : Independent Professions

Research Division : International Taxation

Fields of study:International Business, Taxation

Research Division : Legal Studies

Fields of study:Law

Research Division : Managing Sustainability

Fields of study:Management

Research Division : Regulatory Economics

Fields of study:Economics

Research Division : Spatial and Real Estate Economics

Fields of study:Real Estate

Research Division : Supply Chain Management

Fields of study:Management

Research Division : Urban Management and Governance

Fields of study:Government, Urban Studies

top Degrees

Bachelor's Degree

Fields of study:Business and Commerce, Commercial Law, Economics, Social Sciences, Social Studies

Master's Degree

Fields of study:Accountancy, Commercial Law, Economics, Finance, Information Technology, International Business, Management, Marketing, Taxation

Doctor of Philosophy

Fields of study:Commercial Law, Economics, Finance, International Business, Social Sciences

top Academic Periodicals


Journal für Betriebswirtschaft


Statistics Year:2018-2019

Foreign Total:612

Updated on 22-04-2020