M.Sc. Blended

Packaging Technology and Sustainability

FH Campus Wien

24 months
726 EUR/year
726 EUR/year
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The Packaging Technology and Sustainability programme of FH Campus Wien is the first part-time master degree program in the DACH region that deals with the interdisciplinary subject of packaging technology.


This scientific technical degree program with economic elements is held in English. The students deepen their knowledge in the fields of packaging technology, sustainability, management and science and research. With advanced competencies in communication, research and project management, they are prepared for a leadership position in the packaging industry.

What we offer you

The Packaging Technology and Sustainability master degree program at FH Campus Wien was developed together with renowned companies in the packaging industry and with professional associations of the Austrian Economic Chambers.

In teaching and research we also cooperate with the University of Munich, the Technical University of Vienna and the Austrian Research Institute for Chemistry and Technology as well as numerous renowned companies in the packaging industry. This network, which is constantly being expanded, allows us to attract outstanding lecturers, develop R&D projects and make excursions to industrial facilities. This provides you with excellent opportunities to make valuable contacts for your future career already during your studies. The degree program is offered at the Campus Vienna BioCenter with modern lecture halls and fully equipped laboratory space at the renowned Life Science campus.

Part-time: The degree program is part-time and has a high share of e-learning. Thus, it can be completed by people both living in Austria and abroad. Even though it is a “part-time” degree program, that does not mean you need to be employed.

How you benefit

With an annual turnover of more than 10 billion euros and more than 35,000 employees, the Austrian packaging industry is an important factor in the Austrian economy. In the long term, the packaging industry is growing and will require even more qualified personnel, especially internationally. As a graduate of this master degree program, your economic and technical background will make you the ideal specialist for packaging technology. Your main fields of work are the manufacture of packaging, the production of goods, the trade in intensive packaging and the supply environment of the packaging industry.

  • Manufacturers of packaging and packaging materials (paper, cardboard, plastic, metal, glass, wood)
  • Users of packaging or packaging materials (food and beverage industry, chemical industry, pharmaceutical industry, building materials manufacturers, electrical industry)
  • Teaching and research
  • Retail
  • Mechanical engineering (e.g. bottling plants, bottle glass machines, printing press manufacturers)
  • Public service
  • Waste management
  • Service companies (e.g. advertising agencies, printers, research laboratories)
  • Manufacturer of packaging materials (e.g. cardboard, paper, plastic, metal, glass)

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Advanced Packaging Technology
  • Life Cycle Assessment
  • Methods in Resource Management
  • Presentation Techniques
  • Research and Project Management 
  • Conflict and Moderation Techniques

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines




120 ECTS



Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Birth certificate
  • Proof of citizenship
  • Certificate of bachelor or diploma degree / equivalent foreign certificate
  • CV in table form

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    726 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 363 EUR per semester during 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    726 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 363 EUR per semester during 24 months.

Tuition fees for students from third countries € 727 per semester

Living costs for Vienna

861 - 1331 EUR /month
Living costs

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


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.

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Packaging Technology and Sustainability
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