FH Kufstein Tirol - University of Applied Sciences

International Business Studies, M.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 24 months
  • Tuition Fee
    Tuition fee
    Tuition fee
  • English


Thus, graduates from the program are effective communicators, are highly information literate, are able to analyse, evaluate and solve problems, as well as being creative and innovative. Moreover, such people understand the imperative for ethical behavior and to be responsible corporate citizens.


The spezializations are in marketing and finance. The marketing option is designed to provide a sound management education in the broad area of marketing. A thorough understanding of services marketing, consumer marketing, consumer behavior, social marketing and social psychology is integral to the marketing management specialization.

The finance option, which is built upon a comprehensive economics base, includes courses in the areas of corporate finance, multinational business finance, behavioural finance as well as the economics of uncertainty.


Given that English is the language of international commerce, all lectures are conducted in English. Moreover, social skills are fundamental to successful business operations in an international environment. Students are given the opportunity to deepen their communication and negotiation abilities, whilst simultaneously gaining important insights into team development and conflict management. Graduates have the ability to think systematically.

The International Business Studies programme is offered by the FH Kufstein Tirol - University of Applied Sciences.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Econometrics (Qualitative Research Methods)
  • Strategic Management I (Fundamentals)
  • Quantitative Methods for International Business
  • Economics for International Business
  • Elective IBS
  • International Economics
  • Corporate Finance
  • Analysis of Financial Statements
  • International Accounting
  • Multinational Business Finance

For more information please visit the programme website


  • Asc. Prof. (FH) Terence Foy, MA
  • Dr. Dominika Galkiewicz
  • Asc. Prof. (FH) Ing. Mag. Kurt Hoffmann
  • Prof. (FH) Dr. Uwe Heil

Detailed Programme Facts

English Language Requirements

This programme requires students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Academic Requirements

  • Completion of a specialized Bachelors degree or degree course (technical college or university) or equivalent post-secondary degree
  • Practical work experience
  • Good English skills

Tuition Fee

  • International

    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 363 EUR per semester and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 363 EUR per semester and a duration of 24 months.
  • 363.36 + 19,20 student union fee per semester

Living costs for Kufstein

800 - 1,200 EUR/month
Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Check the programme website for information about funding options.

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