Master's Programs
Set the course for a successful future with a WU master’s program
English-taught master’s programs
nationalities represented
73
accreditations
3
month until the first job
1
recommendation
84.3 %
partner universities
140
English-taught master’s programs
  • Driving the digital transformation
    This multidisciplinary program prepares students for working in a digital economy, focusing on how digital markets are structured and how they function. Students learn how to operate successfully in digital business contexts.

    Career prospects:
    Graduates initiate, design, and implement digital innovation at organizations or start their own digital businesses.

    Study duration
    4 Semester
    ECTS-Credits
    120
    Language
    English
    Type of study
    Full-time degree program
    Axel Polleres, Verena Dorner
    Quotation mark

    “We want to give our students the expertise and methodological skills they need to help steer the path of digitalization.”

    Axel Polleres, Verena Dorner Academic Directors
  • 2 tracks, 11 specializations, global study opportunities
    In this internationally oriented program, you can choose between an Applied Track and a Science Track. You learn about economic theories and empirical research methods and how to apply them to economic and political questions.

    Career prospects:
    Graduates are optimally qualified for a wide range of jobs in economic policy, economics, and research.

    Study duration
    4 Semester
    ECTS-Credits
    120
    Language
    English
    Type of study
    Full-time degree program
    [Translate to English:] ao. Univ.-Prof. Dr. Guido Schäfer
    Quotation mark

    “Economists tend to be analytical, data-hungry people who want to base complex decisions on solid empirical evidence. Our website provides plenty of data you can explore to inform your decision to apply.”

    Guido Schäfer Academic Director
  • An international program with a global scope 
    This program provides ideal qualifications for international management careers, including invaluable international experience at a CEMS partner school. With this joint degree program, you’ll double your success in the job market.

    Career prospects:
    Graduates have excellent prospects for careers in senior management, strategy consulting, business development, marketing, and sales.

    Study duration
    4 Semester
    ECTS-Credits
    120
    Language
    English
    Type of study
    Full-time degree program
    [Translate to English:] Univ.-Prof. Dr. Phillip C. Nell EMBSc
    Quotation mark

    “CEMS is a very international program. It is embedded in a unique global network of business schools and corporate partners, and it ranks among the best management programs in the world.”

    Phillip C. Nell, Desislava Dikova Academic Directors
  • State-of-the-art marketing expertise with a view to the future
    With new technologies and growing amounts of available data, marketing is a constantly evolving field. You will learn to apply empirical methods and concepts to systematically plan and implement successful marketing strategies.

    Career prospects:
    Graduates work in a variety of areas, including analysis, planning, branding, and marketing management.

    Study duration
    4 Semester
    ECTS-Credits
    120
    Language
    English
    Type of study
    Full-time degree program
    Dr. Christina Holweg
    Quotation mark

    "Marketing is the ideal choice for students who wish to obtain both practical qualifications and solid methodological and conceptual skills to succeed in today’s challenging business environment.”

    Christina Holweg Academic Director
  • Boost your value in the financial sector
    This internationally oriented program imparts quantitative expertise and a profound understanding of finance. Lay the groundwork for a career in the challenging and dynamic environment of the financial markets and your success as a future quant!

    Career prospects:
    Graduates make careers in finance: in banking and fintech, risk and asset management, consulting, and research.

    Study duration
    4 Semester
    ECTS-Credits
    120
    Language
    English
    Type of study
    Full-time degree program
    [Translate to English:] Academic Director Kurt Hornik
    Quotation mark

    “With their strong financial expertise and outstanding computing and data analysis skills, our graduates have excellent career opportunities. Most of them get their dream job right after graduation and receive extraordinary salaries.”

    Kurt Hornik Academic Director
  • Get ready to tackle today’s complex economic challenges
    Economic and social systems are closely linked to the physical environment. You learn how to use socioeconomic concepts and empirical methods to analyze global challenges and formulate proposals for political action.

    Career prospects:
    Graduates develop solutions to socioeconomic problems – in NGOs and in the public sector, nationally and internationally.

    Study duration
    4 Semester
    ECTS-Credits
    120
    Language
    English
    Type of study
    Full-time degree program
    [Translate to English:] Clive Splash
    Quotation mark

    "SEEP is a unique programme teaching critical thinking about the triple conjuncture of global crises and the transformative responses required."

    Clive Spash Academic Director
  • Aim for success as a future business leader
    SIMC is a top ranked master in management with a focus on strategy and innovation and a strong international orientation. The program combines theory and practice and offers students flexibility to focus on their area of interest.

    Career prospects:
    Graduates quickly start their career in diverse areas, ranging from Fortune 500 companies to starting their own business.

    Study duration
    4 Semester
    ECTS-Credits
    120
    Language
    English
    Type of study
    Full-time degree program
    [Translate to English:] Univ.-Prof. Dr. Werner H. Hoffmann
    Quotation mark

    “We offer you an ambitious, internationally oriented master’s program. Both in the classroom and in our active student community, entrepreneurial thinking and attitudes are encouraged from day one.”

    Werner H. Hoffmann Academic Director
  • Managing complex supply chain networks efficiently
    Global supply chains are becoming more and more complex. This transdisciplinary program allows you to develop an integrated perspective and the skills needed to design and manage effective supply chains.

    Career prospects:
    Graduates work at the interface of strategy, logistics, management control, and planning and process management.

    Study duration
    4 Semester
    ECTS-Credits
    120
    Language
    English
    Type of study
    Full-time degree program
    [Translate to English:] Univ.Prof. Mag.Dr. Gerald Reiner
    Quotation mark

    "Our graduates are well prepared to design and manage the future‘s most competitive supply chains addressing economic, environmental and social dimensions."

    Gerald Reiner Academic Director
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