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Master's degree Business Administration and Psychology

MA (Master of Arts in Business)

120 ECTS

Autumn semester (September)

Length of programme: 4 semesters / 2 years
Tuition fees: EUR 363.36 per semester plus student union fee
Choose from the following specialisations:
Human Resource Management | Marketing Management | Management | Business Psychology | Digital Transformation
Semester overview:
A semester consists of three short synchronous (on-site or online) attendance phases and two supervised asynchronous distance learning phases (online).
Language of instruction: German
Work placement:
No work placement
Programme director:

Herbert Schwarzenberger

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Digitization and artificial intelligence are rapidly transforming the world of work. New business models, strategies and forms of communication are the result. How can companies and managers meet these developments and master future challenges?

The MA in Business Administration and Psychology enables students to deepen their already acquired knowledge and skills and gain further qualifications at an academic level. The programme offers a balanced mix of psychological and business aspects. The topics involve the interfaces between people, organisations and markets. The specialisations of the degree programme, HR, marketing and management, digital transformation and sustainability, are also based here.

Admission requirements

  • Completed bachelor's degree in a relevant subject or equivalent degree programme
  • Professional level in core subjects in economics and psychology
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Your career future

With your Master's degree in Business Administration & Psychology, you will qualify for specialist and management positions at the interfaces between people, organization and the market.

This will open up career opportunities for you in the following areas:

  • HR Management
  • Personnel & organizational development
  • Personnel & management consulting
  • Marketing Management
  • Diversity Management
  • Change Management
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I appreciate that my degree programme is industry-recognised as a high-quality education.

Your curriculum

In your Master's program in Business Administration and  Psychology, you can expect a varied curriculum with a mix of core and compulsory electives. Depending on your professional or personal interests, in the second and third semester you have the option of an individual specialisation within Human Resource, marketing, management, digital transformation and sustainability. You can freely choose courses in the amount of 30 ECTS and follow your interests or a defined learning path that leads you to a specific expertise and a micro-credential.

Your individual know-how

You would like to attend courses outside the boundaries of Business Informatics and additionally educate yourself in other areas?

If you study at the FERNFH, you have the possibility to complete micro-credentials in the following topics outside your own study program:

A Micro-Credential is a qualification certificate that you receive after successfully completing a learning pathway (several courses) at FERNFH. You can complete the MCs during your study time at FERNFH and thus individually compile and continuously expand your portfolio of skills and know-how, depending on your personal or professional interests.

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