The Master's programme aims to offer a comprehensive and forward-looking education with regard to new care concepts in the healthcare sector.

This programme is the right place for you if you want to combine a high level of professional expertise with holistic care management in responsible areas of healthcare and social services.

"We have recognised the challenges of our time and offer the right answers to current healthcare issues."

Peter J. Mayer, Head of degree programme

Facts about the degree programme

Study programme

Master's programme - 4 semesters

Academic degree

Master of Arts in Business - MA

Organisational form

part-time (usually every fortnight on Friday and Saturday from approx. 8.30 a.m. to approx. 6.30 p.m.), one week of attendance per semester

Study places

25

Study location

7423 Pinkafeld, Steinamangerstraße 21

Language

German

Tuition fees

none

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Master's degree programme in Health Management & Integrated Care

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Master Information Evening Online

with study programme director Peter J. Mayer:

  • Tue, 5 March 2024 / 6 to 7 p.m.
  • Tue, 2 April 2024 / 6 to 7 p.m.

To register for the online counselling appointment

Please register at least 1 day before the appointment.

Completion of at least three years of study at a recognised domestic or foreign post-secondary educational institution (bachelor's, diploma and master's degree programmes at universities of applied sciences and universities, doctoral studies), as well as professional experience in the health and social care sector, depending on the specialisation, specific proven knowledge from the tertiary sector.

DETAILS OF THE ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS FOR THE MASTER'S DEGREE PROGRAMME IN HEALTH MANAGEMENT AND INTEGRATED CARE (PDF)

Enrolment and admission

The University of Applied Sciences Master's degree programme in Health Management & Integrated Care accepts 25 applicants each year.

Application deadline: 31 May - you can see whether an application is still possible after this date HERE.

Enrolment

Applications received by the specified deadline for the University of Applied Sciences Master's degree programme in Health Management & Integrated Care will be considered in the admission procedure for the coming academic year. Registration takes place via the online application.

Deposit
Once a place on the programme has been bindingly awarded, the University of Applied Sciences Burgenland charges a deposit of € 350 to secure the student's place. This will be refunded to active students at the end of the first semester. If an applicant does not fulfil the admission requirements (e.g. failed Bachelor's examination, etc.), the deposit will also be returned. In all other cases, the deposit is forfeited.

Highlights of this degree programme

  • Future-oriented degree programme that is unique in Austria by combining healthcare management with innovative care models
  • Individualspecialisation options: "Health Care Management" and "Integrated Care"
  • Acquisition of additional qualifications during the degree programme ("Case and Care Management", "Process Management" and "Project Management")
  • Theory-led and application-orientated teaching: constant theory-practice transfer through the professional activities of many students

Occupational fields

Graduates take on management positions in health and social care facilities (hospitals, rehabilitation clinics, spas, outpatient services, local authorities, group practices, health organisations, long-term care facilities, care facilities, advice centres, social insurance institutions)

as a manager in healthcare and/or social services
in hospital management
at the interface between inpatient and outpatient care
in central coordination in the field of social work
in teaching, research and development

Do you have more questions?

We will be happy to advise you and help you choose the right degree programme. Make the right decision well informed.

Lena Tauchner | Consulting

Infoline: Mon-Fri 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

+43 5 7705-3500