Management Center Innsbruck, University of Applied Sciences

Introduction

Management Center Innsbruck (MCI) is an integral part of the unique "Open University Innsbruck" concept in Austria and has attained a leading position in international higher education as a result of its on-going quality and customer orientation.

MCI strives to mentor motivated people, who want to build their future through goal-oriented continuing education, in their personal and professional development. MCI offers graduate, non-graduate and post-graduate educational programmes of the highest standard to senior and junior managers from all management levels and branches.

MCI's programmes focus on all levels of the personality and include areas of state-of-the art knowledge from science and practice relevant to business and society. As an internationally oriented information and communication centre, MCI is open to new perspectives, methods and projects. Constructive dialogue and co-operative development of interdisciplinary competences are two of the pillars of teaching and learning at MCI.

MCI supports the competitiveness of organisations and influences the professionalisation of business, administration, politics and culture. Applied research and development are particularly valued at MCI for the strengthening of innovation in local companies and the ensuring of quality-oriented instruction. Embedded in a broad network of patrons, sponsors and partners, MCI is an important engine in the positioning of Innsbruck, Tyrol and Austria as a centre for academic and international encounters. Our neighbourly co-operation with the University of Innsbruck, the closeness to the lively Innsbruck Old Town and the powerful architecture of the location are an expression of the philosophy and the mission of this internationally exemplary higher education centre.

This school offers programs in:
  • English
  • German

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Programs

This school also offers:

Master

Master in International Business & Management

Campus Full time Part time 4 semesters October 2016 Austria Innsbruck + 1 more

The program "International Business & Management" combines state-of-the-art teaching methods with latest insights from management research and business practice. [+]

The program combines state-of-the-art teaching methods with latest insights from management research and business practice. Highly esteemed speakers – scientists, entrepreneurs and managers from Austria and abroad – guarantee the highest-level integration of theory and practice. Students will be equipped with solutions to the challenges arising from the rapidly changing world of international business, and will be prepared to pursue further academic careers.

 

Based on the students’ undergraduate management education and their experience as working professionals in profit-oriented enterprises and NPOs, this program does more than just theorizing global business and management. It provides a holistic approach with emphases ranging from multi-domestic markets and environments to global strategy and business development. We explore international marketing and sales initiatives, performance management and financial engineering as well as intercultural human resources and diversity management. ... [-]


Master in Management, Communication & IT

Campus Full time 4 semesters October 2016 Austria Innsbruck

The goal of this study program is the training of potential entrepreneurs and management executives for the domestic and international IT industry. [+]

The significance of information and communication technologies (ICT) in our society is constantly growing - furthermore internationalization and the flexible combination of businesses and their structures are key success factors for modern companies. Innovative IT solutions improve competitiveness and define the communication between enterprises and customers. Therefore the job market increasingly requires highly qualified personalities capable of efficiently running and designing businesses on the background of a strong management education combining communication and computer sciences.

An intensive dialogue with global business experts in connection with research and practical projects shall help our students to outperform in their future entrepreneurial career following our motto: Creating Business through People and Technology.... [-]


Master in Strategic Management & Law

Campus Full time 4 semesters October 2016 Austria Innsbruck

The program focuses mainly on deepening education in business administration, especially in a multicultural, international context. [+]

The program focuses mainly on deepening education in business administration, especially in a multicultural, international context. A strong emphasis is put on international business law, an integral comprehension of global entrepreneurial processes and the development of profound management skills for international policy-makers. Creating awareness of legal issues and contexts and the interdisciplinary evaluation of problems from both a legal and an economic perspective is a further goal of the Master program. Personality development and the acquisition of social skills, especially for transnational and multicultural surroundings are essential goals of the study program. Graduates have an excellent command of communication, negotiation and presentation techniques in English and in a second foreign language. Case studies, integrative project assignments and transdisciplinary projects guarantee excellent opportunities on the international job market for the graduates. [-]

MSc

MSc in Management & Leadership

Campus Part time 4 semesters October 2016 Austria Innsbruck

The international standards applied with regard to admission requirements, course contents, faculty and teaching methods, and a flexible modular program design, a high level of practical relevance, legal status based on a decree issued by the Austrian Federal Ministry of Economic Affairs, and international accreditation by the FIBAA guarantee high quality and acceptance for this study program for a Master of Science in Management (MSc). [+]

Master of Science in Management & Leadership MSc

 

As globalization and competitive pressure steadily increase, there is a growing demand in trade and industry for internationally trained executives capable of moving sure-footedly in a complex and competitive environment. The requirements are manifold: In addition to specialist knowledge and methodological expertise, social competence, executive know-how, entrepreneurial thinking and the willingness to take decisions are needed. The objective of the Master of Science in Management & Leadership MSc program is to offer a top-notch training and continuing education option, both practice related and with scientific foundations, for higher executive and management levels, with a focus on small and middle-sized enterprises. The contents and organization of the Master of Science in Management & Leadership MSc program are customized to meet the specific needs and expectations of executives active in their profession as well as the companies and organizations seconding them. ... [-]


MA

Master in Entrepreneurship & Tourism

Campus Full time 4 semesters October 2016 Austria Innsbruck

The Master program Entrepreneurship & Tourism enables participants to develop and focus on applying skills and theories that allow them to recognize and use market opportunities in- and outside organizations. Thus they are provided with the necessary base to be innovative and reach sustainable success. [+]

The Master program Entrepreneurship & Tourism enables participants to develop and focus on applying skills and theories that allow them to recognize and use market opportunities in- and outside organizations. Thus they are provided with the necessary base to be innovative and reach sustainable success.

 

Within the framework of the Master degree program “Entrepreneurship & Tourism” students have the opportunity to choose between two innovative areas of specialization, namely “Strategic Management & Tourism” and “Marketing Management & Tourism”. In “Strategic Management & Tourism”, courses are held in German and English, whereas the courses in “Marketing Management & Tourism” are held exclusively in English.... [-]


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