University of Liechtenstein

Introduction

The University of Liechtenstein is an internationally recognised university, top-rated owing to its cultivation of the close connection between study and practice. The university is a foundation under public law, which allows it to fulfil its performance mandate autonomously and flexibly (Law on the University of Liechtenstein of 25 November 2004).


The content of the education and transfer offerings is geared to societal needs and business demands. Its key aspects (Architecture and Planning, Business Economics) are in the fields of Bachelor’s, Master’s and PhD degree programmes, continuing education, research and development or technology and knowledge transfer. Approximately 800 students are registered in the Bachelor’s, Master’s and doctoral degree programmes, Executive Master’s and post-graduate programmes, as well as university courses of study either full-time or in a continuing education capacity. These educational offerings are interdisciplinary and aligned with international decision-making and responsibility expertise.


Mission Statement


Our function is to generate and impart knowledge. In so doing, we support and challenge our students and instructors. The University of Liechtenstein is characterised by a particularly close relationship to business, thus creating a learning environment with a potential for personal development. The University of Liechtenstein is autonomous and is funded by various sources. Teaching, learning and research are of high quality as well as national, regional and international importance.



The Principles of Our Work

  • Our staff members are proactive and responsible co-thinkers and co-designers in a highly productive team. We create productivity-oriented, innovation-promoting networking.
  • With our customer- and market-oriented educational offerings, applied R&D and technology transfer, we provide a forward-thinking, international range of services.
  • Our offerings, products and services satisfy maximum quality requirements in both content and form at a price in line with the market.
  • We are leaders in the field owing to our specialised offerings
  • Our quality requirements and potential market prospects are the basis for our continuous growth.
  • We initiate and implement innovations
  • We are funded through profit-oriented services in line with the market as well as through the state’s education mandate and third-party donations.
  • Reserves arising from business success constitute the foundation for further innovations.
  • We cultivate fair, customer-oriented behaviour towards all of our reference groups and include them as far as possible in our decision-making processes.
  • We are an active contact centre linking the University, business and society. We bring people together and create impulses for the future.
This school offers programs in:
  • English

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Programs

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Master

Master in Architecture

Campus 4 - 10 semesters September 2018 Liechtenstein Vaduz

The MSc in Architecture offers: -One-to-one teaching in ENGLISH in small studios and classes. -Architectural studies committed to cultural sustainability and social relevance. -A Cosmopolitan atmosphere in a unique alpine setting. -The possibility of studying abroad for a semester in one of the 40 partner universities. -Low tuition fees with some scholarships available. [+]

The programme's curriculum reflects on the diverse and complex challenges facing architecture as a socially responsible profession today. An understanding of and an active engagement with cultural sustainability is at the heart of its curriculum.

The different design studios give students the opportunity to engage with this topic on a variety of scales applying a multitude of design- and research methods, preparing students for the demands of the broad field of architecture and planning. The specific agendas developed in the design studios range from architectural design theory to cultural architecture, sustainable design and sustainable urban design. Together with a series of compulsory and elective classes, they enable students to design their own curriculum and thus develop their personal interests in-depth.... [-]


Master in Entrepreneurship

Campus Full time 4 - 10 semesters September 2018 Liechtenstein Vaduz

The program is structured along the process of developing and implementing new business ideas. In the Master’s Program Entrepreneurship, this process is illustrated from the inception of the idea to the launch of the enterprise, the growth of business and finally, the withdrawal from the business activity. [+]

Language of instruction: German

Entrepreneurship is concerned with enterprise or enterprising action. The research field aims to discover innovative business opportunities and put them into practice in the market. This goes beyond developing ideas and includes managing the implementation and application processes. Creative implementation and commercial application can take place in a new or an established enterprise.

The program is structured along the process of developing and implementing new business ideas. In the Master’s Program Entrepreneurship, this process is illustrated from the inception of the idea to the launch of the enterprise, the growth of business and finally, the withdrawal from the business activity.... [-]


Master in Finance

Campus Full time 4 - 10 semesters September 2018 Liechtenstein Vaduz

The Master’s degree program in Finance has been accepted into the CFA Institute University Recognition Program. This status is granted to institutions whose degree program(s) incorporate at least 70% of the CFA Program Candidate Body of Knowledge(CBOK), which provides students with a solid grounding in the CBOK and positions them well to sit for the CFA exams. [+]

«The Master’s degree program in Finance has been accepted into the CFA Institute University Recognition Program. This status is granted to institutions whose degree program(s) incorporate at least 70% of the CFA Program Candidate Body of Knowledge(CBOK), which provides students with a solid grounding in the CBOK and positions them well to sit for the CFA exams.»

Short description

The MSc in Finance is an internationally recognized Master's degree program and is currently one of the few programs in the German-speaking area with a focus on Asset Management, Wealth Management, and International Corporate Finance. This program is unique thanks to its international approach, practice-oriented curriculum and its personal learning environment for students. The program is entirely taught in English, lasts 4 semesters and grants 120 ECTS.... [-]


Master in Information Systems

Campus Full time 4 - 10 semesters September 2018 Liechtenstein Vaduz

Do you want to pursue a career at the interface between business and IT? Do you want to engineer excellent business processes? Do you want to create IT-enabled innovations? Join the Master’s degree program in Information Systems with majors in Business Process Management and Data Science at the University of Liechtenstein! [+]

Do you want to:

pursue a career at the interface between IT and business? develop and implement digital strategies and innovations? become a business process expert? become a data scientist?

Join the Master’s degree program in Information Systems with majors in Business Process Management and Data Science at the University of Liechtenstein!

The Master’s program in Information Systems is a unique program that gets you ready for the digital world:

majors in Business Process Management and Data Science; strong focus on digital innovation; highly relevant IT-related and business-related topics; strong integration of theory and practice; attractive tuition fees; preparation for a PhD program; program entirely taught in English; an excellent student-faculty ratio. ... [-]

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