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Professional Master of Business Administration, M.B.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 18 months
Enterprises' general conditions and competitive situations are changing ever more rapidly. That's why it's increasingly important for managers and entrepreneurs to have a repertoire of strategies, concepts, and tools that will enable them to lead their businesses responsibly and successfully going forward.


The Professional MBA conveys broad general management knowledge and functional or industry-specific know-how on the cutting edge of science and practice. Both the technical and management- and strategic-decision skills of those studying in the Professional MBA program are further developed and consolidated.

The programme

The Danube Business School's Professional MBA programs are designed to meet international standards and are oriented toward managers in or on the way to leadership positions who would like to complete a state-of-the-art general management education with specific technical specializations.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Strategic Management & Competitive Anatysis 
  • Marketing Management 
  • International Business 
  • Business Ethics 
  • Managing People 
  • Leadership 
  • Managing Complexity 
  • Knowledge Management & Innovation 
  • Fundamentals of Management 
  • Fundamental of Analytics & Economics 
  • Business Anatytics & Research Methods 
  • Managerial Economics & Global Business Environment 
  • Controlling & Reporting 
  • Corporate Financial Management 

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity

    You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.

    • Full-time duration 18 months
    • Average part-time duration 24 months
  • Credits
    90 ECTS
  • Languages
    • English
    • German
  • Delivery mode

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

General Requirements


  • Austrian or equivalent foreign academic degree (Magister, Bachelor) and two years of work experience, at least six years of work experience with qualification equivalent to an academic degree;  adequate knowledge of German and English.


  • Please apply by sending all necessary documents - details and application form may be downloaded from the webpages of our programs.


  • When having checked your application documents, the head of the program will have an application interview with you.

Business English Test

  • Once you have met the admission requirements you will have to take Danube Business School's Business English test.

Work Experience

At least 2 year(s) of work experience are required.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    22900 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 22900 EUR per year and a duration of 18 months.
  • EU/EEA

    22900 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 22900 EUR per year and a duration of 18 months.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.

Living costs for Krems an der Donau

  • 800 - 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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