Master program: Banking and Finance

Welcome to the website of the Master program in Banking and Finance at the Faculty of Business and Management. With the links on the left hand side, you can find detailed information about the program.


Quick Overview

Program Aspect
 Program Duration
  • 4 semesters
  • 2 years
  • full-time
 Program Start
  • every winter semester
  • next start: October 2019
  • 120 ECTS
  • 30 ECTS per semester
  • (mostly) modules with 5 ECTS each
 Academic Degree
  • Master of Science
  • MSc
 Qualification Profile
  • practical qualificiations for higher-level management functions in financial institutions and financial departments of corporations
  • theoretical knowledge for further academic careers (PhD program and more)
 Group Limitations/Entry Exams
  • interactive modules: max. 30 students
  • no Entry Exam*
 Basic Structure
  • 1st & 2nd Semester: mandatory modules providing general knowledge about a wide variety of relevant topics in Banking & Finance
  • 3rd Semester: elective modules/semester abroad
  • 4th Semester: master thesis
  • Bachelor degree with a minimum of 30 ECTS credits in economics, mathematics and/or statistics and 22.5 ECTS credits in the areas of investment and financing, bank management, financial management or risk management.
  • Bachelor Degree in Business Administration, Economics or comparable (180 ECTS)
  • 100 ECTS in core fields of Business Administration or Economics
  • Attestation of English proficiency for non-EEA citizens (native speaker or IELTS/TOEFL with respective minimum scores)
  • EU/EEA/CH citizens: no tuition
  • Others: 363,36 € per semester
  • Student Union fee for ALL students: ~20 € per semester

 *according to current Austrian University Laws


University of Innsbruck
Faculty of Business and Management
Universitaetsstrasse 15
6020 Innsbruck


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