The project and process management specialization allows participants to gain profound knowledge and skills to optimize the handling of their projects. During this program participants get the chance to further develop their social competencies, vital for being an excellent project and process manager.
Moreover, it is the optimal preparation for the project management certification according to IPMA (International Project Management Association) or PMI (Project Management Institute) standards.
The Professional MBA Project & Process Management is aimed to provide a specialization in the field of project and process management. In 18 months participants gain a profound knowledge in the customized specialization project and process management as well as in business fundamentals. The last part of the program is reserved for the composing of the Master Thesis.
Faculty consists of international faculty as well as of top executives. World-renowned professors and professionals - each an expert in his or her field - provide latest scientifically based knowledge as well as in-depth views of state-of-the-art applications of management models.
The didactic design, consisting of pre-, core- and post-module work, ensures an efficient learning transfer while participants follow their professional career. Various pedagogical approaches such as case studies, presentations, group work, etc. are being used.
Total Program Fee. Includes course materials and catering during modules Accommodation and travel expenses are not covered by the program fee The program fee is VAT exempt according to § 6 paragraph 12 Austrian Value Added Tax Law. The program fee may be tax deductible.
The modular structure of our MBA programs allows managers to take a world-class MBA while pursuing their careers. The Business Core modules cover vital economic and business administration expertise alongside up-to-date management and leadership tools and techniques. The Specialization modules allow participants to gain profound knowledge, expertise and competencies in a chosen function or industry.
Below, please find an overview of all modules taught during the MBA. Click on the module names for detailed content information.
In addition to the Business Core you are enrolled in the following specialization modules:
The first three blocks of the specialization in project management are thematically linked by means of a training project. Assuming the roles of project management consultants, participants form small groups to work on planning a project. The training projects are drawn from their own professional practice and are selected at the beginning of the specialization. This "learning-on-the-project" approach provides participants with a testing ground for the theories, concepts and methods discussed in the course of the program.
At the end of the MBA program, students have to write a master thesis in order to receive the academic degree of Master of Business Administration (MBA). The intention of the master thesis is to guarantee that the graduate of the MBA program is able to write scientific papers on his or her own.
Master of Business Administration (MBA)
Due to the program's format, with cross-cultural teams, international faculty and the realities of today's business world, the program is taught in English.
Student diversity is essential to the quality of the Professional MBA program. We select all our MBA participants with great care, considering cultural and academic background, skills and work experience.
Professional MBA applicants must meet the following requirements:
At least 3 year(s) of work experience are required.
Together with the ISIC Association and British Council IELTS we offer you the chance to receive up to £10,000 to expand your horizon and study abroad. We want to ultimately encourage you to study abroad in order to experience and explore new countries, cultures and languages.
When you decide to study at WU, you are choosing not only the largest, but also one of the most reputable and well-known universities of economics and business in Europe.