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International Management / CEMS

Structure & Content

The Master in International Management/CEMS is a two-year, full time program taught entirely in English. Students can expect to find various core components, such as an excellent management education, a term abroad at an elite partner school, hands-on business experience during an international internship and a capstone business project.

The following two program structures are suggested schedules. However, individual organization is possible as well.

Suggested Program Structure I

1st Term

CEMS Year

2nd Term

CEMS Year – Exchange Term

Internship

During the summer break

3rd Term

MIM/CEMS @ WU

4th Term

MIM/CEMS @ WU

Suggested Program Structure II

1st Term

MIM/CEMS @ WU

2nd Term

MIM/CEMS @ WU

Internship

During the summer break

3rd Term

CEMS Year - Exchange Term

4th Term

CEMS Year

Elective courses

Students are absolutely free to select the elective courses and the term they wish to take them in. Our elective courses are divided into the following fields:

  • International Diversity Management

  • International Environments

  • International Functional Management

  • International Innovation and Entrepreneurship

  • International Strategies and Organization

  • Research Methods in International Management

The list of elective courses offered as a part of our program is updated every semester since we are constantly trying to equip our students with knowledge about burning business topics. To find out which courses have been offered so far in the International Mangement/CEMS Program at WU, please consult the following website

Additional Information

More information for prospective CEMS incoming students

Every semester we are pleased to welcome 30-40 students from CEMS Partner universities. Want to be one of them? Please find more details in our CEMS Fact Sheet.

In case of questions concerning semester dates, course registration etc. please do not hesitate to contact the WU CEMS Office (cems@wu.ac.at).

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