Business Subsidies and Grants in Austria and the European Union

Subsidies in Austria An overview (subsidising small and medium sized enterprises, subsidising R&D, subsidising of new business registrations, export subsidy programmes) Funding agencies and their subsidy programmes (FFG, Vienna Business Subsidy Agency (WWFF) etc.) Subsidies provided by provincial authorities The focal points of EU's business subsidies EU structural funds and their subsidy programmes The actions and programmes outline of the EU EU's programme for non member countries EU funding and financial institutions (European investment bank, European investment funds) Managing EU projects Case studies from corporate practices

Mode of delivery

face to face

Type

compulsory

Recommended or required reading and other learning resources/tools

Unterholzner, M. (2009): Projektfinanzierung und EU-Förderungen, Wien: MBS

Planned learning activities and teaching methods

Integrated class

Assessment methods and criteria

Continuous assessment

Prerequisites and co-requisites

"European Studies 1-2"

Infos

Degree programme

European Economy & Business Management (Bachelor)

Cycle

Bachelor

ECTS Credits

2.00

Language of instruction

German

Curriculum

Part-Time

Academic year

2021

Semester

4 SS

Incoming

Yes

Learning outcome

On completion of this course, the students should be able to correctly assess the macro economic environment of an enterprise and the accrued opportunities (e.g. economic growth etc) and risks (e.g. inflation etc) within the European context, as well as being able to appraise and utilise opportunities from project financing.

Course code

0389-13-01-BB-DE-39