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Engineering and Production Management, M.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 24 months
Engineers with the confidence to innovate are in greater demand than ever. Our co-op Master of Science in Engineering and Production Management at FH Joanneum University of Applied Sciences will prepare you for a managerial role in the production companies of the future – and our academic course incorporating extensive experience of the working world is your key to success.


Methods and solutions to production technology issues are the focus of the Master of Science in Engineering and Production Management at FH Joanneum University of Applied Sciences. The topics covered range from specific calculation methods through production techniques to the use of robotic systems. We’ll provide you with the necessary expertise to use the latest manufacturing and process technologies.

The co-op Master of Science in Engineering and Production Management at FH Joanneum University of Applied Sciences allows you to consolidate what you have learnt while working at your training partner company. You have the opportunity to specify your particular areas of interest while, at the same time, laying the foundation for your subsequent Master's thesis. 

Together with your personal supervisor you can prioritize the following topics according to your own interests:

  • Production technologies
  • Energy and environmental technology
  • Technology and innovation
  • IT for business and production
  • Management
  • Business management and law

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Professional Practice: Applied Engineering Science (work experience)
  • Selected Topics in Chemistry and Process Engineering
  • Selected topics in physics and engineering mechanics
  • Computer-Aided Engineering and Design 
  • Exhaust Gas and Air Technologies
  • Professional practice: Environmental Engineering (work experience).

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 24 months
  • Credits
    120 ECTS
  • Languages
    • Partially taught in English
    • Partially taught in German
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

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General Requirements

  • If you want to apply for a Master’s degree programme you need to have a relevant Bachelor’s degree or equivalent qualification
  • English and German are the languages of instruction. Knowledge of the English and German language is thus an essential prerequisite (at least Level B2)
  • A signed letter of application

  • A signed CV

  • A copy of documentary evidence that you have completed a relevant Bachelor’s degree or equivalent qualification

  • A Transcript of Records for verifying compliance with the admission requirements

  • A proof of qualification for university entrance

  • A copy of your citizenship certificate or passport

  • Application Form, completed and signed

Work Experience

Since the Master’s degree programme in Engineering and Production Management is a co-op course, applicants need to provide evidence of 15 months professional experience in a company. The work carried out as part of individual internships or an employment relationship should have focused on production engineering or product/process development and primarily involved engineering and/organisational tasks.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1454 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 727 EUR per semester and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 0 EUR per semester and a duration of 24 months.
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Living costs for Graz

  • 846 - 1200 EUR/month
    Living Costs

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


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