"With its international focus and range of courses offered by renowned experts, the University of Applied Sciences BFI Vienna furnishes its students with an ideal foundation for a management career in multinational corporations, international agencies and EU institutions. Apart from English, UAS students may also take other foreign languages, such as French, Russian, or Spanish, and have their language competences certified."

Aleksandar Bogdanovic, BA, Alumnus

The course contents of our bachelor degree programme “European Economy and Business Management“ in English is similar to its German equivalent “Europäische Wirtschaft und Unternehmensführung”, however, with a special emphasis on Global Studies focusing on emerging markets.

The graduates can:

  • plan and carry out export trade transactions including insurance cover
  • carry out feasibility studies in order to choose optimal foreign market entry and market handling
  • select international suppliers ("global sourcing") and prepare make-or-buy decisions
  • draw up an internal communication policy considering intercultural characteristics
  • arrange for employees to be posted abroad
  • apply for EU aid for international projects, and run these international projects


  • European Business Management
  • Controlling and Finance
  • Export Management and International Marketing
  • Intercultural Management
  • Economic Geography
  • Political Science
  • English and a compulsory elective foreign language (French, Spanish, Russian)
  • Personality Development


The programme in brief:

Attention: Starting with winterterm 2018/19 there will be just 1 detailed Bachelor thesis in the program European Economy and Businessmanagement!

Academic degree: Bachelor of Arts in Business, BA

Duration of studies: 6 semesters

Medium of instruction: English

Admission requirements: school-leaving exams (Austrian and foreign equivalent), completed secondary vocational school, or apprenticeship (additional exams in English and mathematics required)

Admission procedure: interview, MC test (European Economy, Mathematics, English) For preparation, we recommend our scripts. There are no external courses required.

Last Deadline for applications: 15 May, Online Application

Information for international applicants: please read our guidebook in the download box

Deadlines for application

EU Citizens only

Non-EU Citizens

Period 1:
15 March 2018
Period 2:
15 April 2018
Period 3*:
15 April – 15 May 2018

15 March 2018 (due to Visa restrictions)

* All study programmes are open for application till the end of period 3. We recommend applying within period 1 and period 2 to accelerate the application process.

Course information (ECTS): 180 ECTS

Exchange semester: available

Number of study places per year: 30 full-time

Study periods: Monday - Friday

Work placement: 6th semester

Tuition fees: € 363.36 per semester (+ € 19.20 Austrian Students Union fee)

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