MCI Management Center Innsbruck - the Entrepreneurial School®

International Business, M.B.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 24 months
  • English


Guided by internationally acclaimed academics who are at the forefront of business and management research, students acquire profound knowledge and skills to advance their careers in close integration with their personal and professional lives. MCI is committed to mentoring motivated people in boosting their careers, achieving their goals and succeeding in the global marketplace.

This new International Business program at MCI Management Center Innsbruck - the Entrepreneurial School®, embedded in a blended learning environment, is the perfect accelerator that allows you to continue your career whilst pursuing your studies.At MCI, the degree of an MBA in International Business stands for an entrepreneurial orientation, an international mindset, new and modern ways of teaching and interaction, motivation, decisiveness, a sense of responsibility, immediate applicability of newly acquired knowledge, intercultural competence, robust networks and a credible brand with a high level of acceptance in the business world and society.

Admission requirements of an international standard, consistently outstanding results in polls and rankings, MCI’s special position as the Entrepreneurial School© in the framework of the „Comprehensive University Innsbruck“ concept and a network of prestigious partner universities are powerful and convincing arguments for the motivated in a key decision for their professional and personal development.

Programme Structure

The online study program MBA in International Business is a four semester part-time program and follows a blended learning concept with asynchronous and synchronous study modes as well as face-to-face sessions at MCI.

This two-year part-time MBA program comprises just three five-day residence phases and the rest of the program will be conducted in MCI’s highly interactive and sophisticated online environment

Detailed Programme Facts

  • More details:
    • Date 1 - 27, November   recommended for applications from non-EU countries
    • Date 2 - 05, February 
    • Date 3 - 02, April
    • Date 4 - 04, June 
  • Programme intensity Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 24 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
  • More information Go to the programme website

English Language Requirements

You only need to take one of these language tests:

  • Minimum required score:


    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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  • Minimum required score:


    The TOEFL – or Test Of English as a Foreign Language – offers an internet-based test (iBT). The final, overall iBT score ranges between 0 and 120, and includes a scaled average from the four components (reading, listening, speaking, and writing). Read more about TOEFL (iBT).

Academic Requirements

Admission requirements:
  • First academic degree from a recognized university
  • Minimum of 3 years of professional experience in a qualified position prior to commencement of the program (ideally, qualified professional activity also during the MBA program)
  • Proof of adequate command of English

Work Experience

At least 3 year(s) of work experience are required.

Minimum three years of relevant work experience

Tuition Fee

  • International Applies to you

    9450 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 18900 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA Applies to you

    9450 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 18900 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 24 months.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.

The amount can be paid in three installments.

Living costs for Innsbruck

  • 800 - 1300 EUR/month
    Living Costs

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


European Digital Scholarships

These scholarships are targeted at highly qualified students who are residents of the European Union, the European Economic Area or Switzerland and are seeking a top-notch MBA degree based on modern digital learning concepts.

StudyPortals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

The Global Study Awards: get funded with up to £10,000 to study abroad

Together with the ISIC Association and British Council IELTS, StudyPortals offers you the chance to receive up to £10000 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.