Modul University Vienna
Modul University Vienna is known as Austria's leading international private university in the heart of Europe. MU Vienna offers well-proven study programs for Bachelor, Master, MBA and Ph.D. levels. The international campus is English speaking, home to highly driven students from more than 80 different nations and nurtures a diverse study environment. All our programs are business-related and evidence successful teaching methods with high employability rates after graduation. Traditionally MU Vienna offers specializations for the tourism and hospitality industry but has established an outstanding reputation in courses related to sustainable decision making. Expand your horizon and join the MU community in one of the greatest cities in the world.
Our faculty members are highly respected experts within their local and international professional associations. Modul University Vienna stands for excellent academic and practical education to meet the needs of managerial decision-making in global business environments. Our graduates are able to tackle managerial questions built on recent research and attuned to future economy needs. Our programs focus on innovative technology and sustainability-oriented courses.
Modul University Vienna offers education in the areas of international management, entrepreneurship, marketing, tourism & hospitality management, and sustainable management. All courses are taught in English and in small class sizes to guarantee an individual and personalized teaching approach.
The international experiences and global networks of faculty advance the university’s research. Since all programs offer research-driven curricula, Modul University’s international faculty is engaged in innovative research which has developed substantially. The departments and their faculty focus on 18 different research foci, which form the basis for the research output presented here, consisting of almost 815 publications, one third thereof in peer-reviewed journals, 68 funded research projects, 625 conference contributions, thereof more than 160 invited presentations, and 32 major awards for academic excellence. MU is ranked in the world’s 25 top-performing universities in top-cited publications by U-Multirank (2018).
Your career starts already during your study program. Internships are an excellent way to develop your professional skills and personal strengths while gaining first-hand insight into the industries and occupations you could pursue after graduation. With over 700 industry partners worldwide, our own Career Center will assist you in finding your dream job.
The vast majority of graduates start their career in Europe and start working within 6 months after graduation. Depending on your program you can apply for positions in: Consulting, Airline Industry, Tourism Organizations, Hotel and Resort Management, or Marketing and Analytics.
Scholarships & funding
The MU Scholarship Committee administers two scholarships according to Austrian StudFG: ‘Leistungsstipendium’ and ‘Förderstipendium’. These Modul University Vienna Merit Scholarships are granted to currently enrolled students in all programs on the basis of academic excellence and extracurricular involvement.
In addition, the Scholarship Committee co-administers Modul University’s Scholarship of Hope, which is granted to excellent project and research proposals aimed at making a positive sustainability impact. This scholarship is co-administered by Modul University’s Sustainability Committee.
Why study at Modul University Vienna
- Innovative business university with a focus on globalization, sustainability, digital transformation & entrepreneurship with a strong brand legacy within tourism & hospitality research and education.
- Diverse, international student population with over 77% international student body.
English-speaking campus from teaching to administration, student services, and socializing.
Awards & Accreditations
AGENCY FOR QUALITY ASSURANCE AND ACCREDITATION AUSTRIA (AQ)
UNITED NATIONS WORLD TOURISM ORGANIZATION (UNWTO)
EUROPEAN ASSOCIATION FOR QUALITY ASSURANCE IN HIGHER EDUCATION (ENQA)
Student services & facilities
At MU we provide a wide range of support services for all students in a warm and welcoming environment.
- MU Career Services for internships, student jobs, and job search
- MU Student Services for accommodations, counseling, and community support
- MU Academic Office for course registrations, postponements and transcripts
Our library offers an extensive selection of books, academic journals, and online resources. The library is situated on campus and accessible at regular opening hours.
Our campus is located on the beautiful mount Kahlenberg in the north of Vienna, next to the vineyards and wild forests. The location makes it possible to practice sports close to campus or simply enjoy the view from our terrace. All University buildings, incl. the canteen, are located there. It takes you about 35 minutes by public transport to all popular city stores.
Situated in the heart of Europe, Austria offers a great variety concentrated in a small area. Here you can find unique quality of life, big city flair, untouched nature, and a rich culture. Austria combines a long tradition of higher education with state-of-the-art research - its higher education institutions have accomplished outstanding achievements on an international level and gained a high reputation.
Modul University Vienna has created an inclusive, tight-knit, international community at the heart of Europe, making it easy to explore Austria and other interesting European destinations.
Your Home Away From Home
To live the full MU experience, many students live in dorm residences with private bedrooms and bathrooms with a shared living space. There is no student residence on campus, instead, we cooperate with three local private student accommodation providers in prime locations. To make your transition into university life as smooth as possible, MU will help to ensure you have a reserved room before arriving in Vienna.
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