Study programmes

At the 16 faculties, scientists teach and research in the diverse scientific fields of humanities, natural sciences, social sciences and economics, theology, law, as well as structural engineering sciences and architecture. By offering more than 100 programmes and comprehensive continuing education courses and employing excellent scientists the University offers (continuing) education at the highest level.

The University of Innsbruck offers Bachelor, Diploma, Master and Teacher Training programmes. After finishing a Master or Teacher Training Programme, students can enrol in Doctoral programmes to deepen their scientific knowledge. Upon graduation the University of Innsbruck automatically provides every student with a Diploma Supplement free of charge. It is designed to provide a description of the nature, level, context, content and status of the studies that were successfully completed.


Study programmes A-Z

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A

Academic studies Academic Degree Semesters/
ECTS-Credits
Requirements Additional Exams Language
Accounting, Auditing and Taxation  Master  4/120 Bachelor/equivalent   -  German
Ancient History and Ancient Oriental Studies Master 4/120 Bachelor/equivalent - German
Applied Economics Master 4/120 Bachelor/equivalent - English
Archaeological Studies Bachelor 6/180 Matura/equivalent Latin German
Archaeological Studies Master 4/120 Bachelor/equivalent - German
Architecture Bachelor 6/180 Matura/equivalent Applied Geometry German
Architecture Master 4/120 Bachelor/equivalent - German
Architecture Doctoral 6/180 Diploma/Master - German
Art Education Bachelor's Programme Secondary
School Teacher Training
8/240* Matura/equivalent Supplementary Examination Artistic Aptitude German
Art History Bachelor 6/180 Matura/equivalent Latin German
Art Science Master 4/120 Bachelor/equivalent - German
Astrophysics (Erasmus Mundus Joint Master Program in Astrophysics) Master 4/120 Bachelor/equivalent - English
Atmospheric Sciences Bachelor 6/180 Matura/equivalent - German
Atmospheric Sciences Master 4/120 Bachelor/equivalent - English
Atmospheric Sciences Doctoral 6/180 Diploma/Master - English

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B

Academic studies, Academic Degree Semesters/
ECTS-Credits
Requirements Additional
Exams
Language
Banking and Finance  Master  4/120  Bachelor/equivalent  -  English
Biology Bachelor 6/180 Matura/equivalent Biology and Environmental Protection German
Biology Doctoral 6/180 Diploma/Master - German
English
Biology and Environmental Protection Bachelor's Programme Secondary
School Teacher Training
8/240* Matura/equivalent Biology and Environmental Protection German
Botany Master 4/120 Bachelor/equivalent - German
English
Business Education Master 5/150 Bachelor/equivalent - German
Business Law Bachelor 6/180 Matura/equivalent - German
Business Law Master 4/120 Bachelor/equivalent - German

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C

Academic studies Academic Degree Semesters/
ECTS-Credits
Requirements Additional Exams Language
Career Guidance/Life Skills Bachelor's Programme Secondary
School Teacher Training
8/240 * Matura/equivalent - German
Catholic Religious Education  Bachelor  6/180 Matura/equivalent  -  German
Catholic Religious Education Master 4/120 Bachelor/equivalent - German
Catholic Religious Education Bachelor's Programme Secondary
School Teacher Training
8/240 * Matura/equivalent Latin German
Catholic Theology Diploma 10/300 Matura/equivalent Latin/Greek German
Catholic Theology Doctoral 6/180 Diploma/Master - German
Chemistry Bachelor 6/180 Matura/equivalent - German
Chemistry Master 4/120
Bachelor/equivalent
- German
Chemistry Doctoral 6/180 Diploma/Master - German
English
Chemistry Bachelor's Programme Secondary
School Teacher Training
8/240 * Matura/equivalent - German
Civil and Environmental Engineering Bachelor 6/180 Matura/equivalent Applied Geometry German
Civil Engineering Master 4/120 Bachelor/equivalent - German
Classica et Orientalia Bachelor 6/180 Matura/equivalent Latin German
Comparative Literature Bachelor 6/180 Matura/equivalent Latin German
Comparative Literature Master 4/120 Bachelor/equivalent - German
Computer Science Bachelor 6/180 Matura/equivalent - German
Computer Science Master 4/120 Bachelor/equivalent - English
Computer Science Doctoral 6/180 Diploma/Master - English

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D

Academic studies Academic Degree Semesters/
ECTS-Credits
Requirements Additional Exams Language
Doctoral programme (PhD)
Faculty of Catholic Theology
 PhD
(Doctoral)
 6/180 Diploma/Master   -  German
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E

Academic studies Academic Degree Semesters/
ECTS-Credits
Requirements Additional Exams Language
Earth Sciences Bachelor   6/180  Matura/equivalent  Biology and
Environmental Protection
 German
Earth Sciences Master 4/120 Bachelor/equivalent - German
Earth Sciences Doctoral 6/180 Diploma/Master - German
Ecology and Biodiversity Master 4/120 Bachelor/equivalent - German
English
Economy, Health and Sports Tourism Bachelor 6/180 Matura/equivalent - German
Education Doctoral 6/180 Diploma/Master - German
Educational Sciences Bachelor 6/180 Matura/equivalent - German
Educational Sciences Master 4/120 Bachelor/equivalent - German
Educational Sciences Doctoral 6/180 Diploma/Master - German
Environmental Engineering Master 4/120 Bachelor/equivalent - German
Environmental Management of Mountain Areas (EMMA) Master 4/120 Bachelor/equivalent - German, English, Italian
Engineering Sciences Doctoral 6/180 Diploma/Master - German
English Bachelor's Programme Secondary
School Teacher Training
8/240 * Matura/equivalent Latin German
English and American Studies Bachelor 6/180  Matura/equivalent  Latin German
English and American Studies Master 4/120 Bachelor/equivalent - English
European Ethnology Bachelor 6/180 Matura/equivalent - German
European Ethnology Master 4/120 Bachelor/equivalent - German
European Master in Classical Cultures Master 4/120 Bachelor/equivalent - German
European Youth Studies (1) Master -/- Bachelor/equivalent - -
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F

Academic studies Academic Degree Semesters/
ECTS-Credits
Requirements Additional Exams Language
French  Bachelor  6/180  Matura/equivalent Latin  German 
French Master 4/120 Bachelor/equivalent Latin German
French Bachelor's Programme Secondary
School Teacher Training
8/240 * Matura/equivalent - German

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G

Academic studies Academic Degree Semesters/
ECTS-Credits
Requirements Additional Exams Language
Gender, Culture and Social Change Master 4/120 Bachelor/equivalent - German
Geography Bachelor 6/180 Matura/equivalent - German
Geography Doctoral 6/180 Diploma/Master - German/English
Geography and Economics Bachelor's Programme Secondary
School Teacher Training
8/240 * Matura/equivalent - German
Geography: Global Change - Regional Sustainability Master 4/120 Bachelor/equivalent - German
German Bachelor's Programme Secondary
School Teacher Training
8/240 * Matura/equivalent Latin German
German Philology Bachelor 6/180 Matura/equivalent Latin German
German Philology Master 4/120 Bachelor/equivalent - German
Greek Bachelor's Programme Secondary
School Teacher Training
8/240 * Matura/equivalent Latin/Greek German

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H

Academic studies Academic Degree Semesters/
ECTS-Credits
Requirements Additional Exams Language
History Bachelor  6/180  Matura/equivalent   Latin German 
History Master 4/120 Bachelor/equivalent - German
History, Social Studies and Political Education Bachelor's Programme Secondary
School Teacher Training
8/240 * Matura/equivalent Latin German

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I

Academic studies Academic Degree Semesters/
ECTS-Credits
Requirements Additional Exams Language
Inclusive Education (focus disability) Bachelor's Programme Secondary
School Teacher Training 
 8/240 * Matura/equivalent - German
Informatics Bachelor's Programme Secondary
School Teacher Training 
 8/240 *  Matura/equivalent  -  German
Information Systems Master 4/120 Bachelor/equivalent -
English
Instrumental music education Bachelor's Programme Secondary
School Teacher Training
8/240 * Matura/equivalent   -
International Economics and Business Sciences Diploma 8/240 Matura/equivalent -
German
Islamic Religion
8/240 * Matura/equivalent - German
Islamic Religious Education Bachelor 6/180 Matura/equivalent - German
Italian Bachelor 6/180 Matura/equivalent Latin German
Italian Master 4/120 Bachelor/equivalent - German
Italian Bachelor's Programme Secondary
School Teacher Training
8/240 * Matura/equivalent Latin German

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L

Academic studies Academic Degree Semesters/
ECTS-Credits
Requirements Additional Exams Language
Latin  Bachelor's Programme Secondary
School Teacher Training
 8/240 * Matura/equivalent   Latin/Greek  German
Latin Master 4/120 Bachelor/equivalent - German
Law Doctoral 6/180 Diploma/Master/equivalent -
German
Law - Integrated Programme Diploma 8/240 Matura/equivalent Latin German
Italian
Law Diploma 8/240 Matura/equivalent Latin German
Linguistic and Literary Varieties in the Francophone World/Variétés linguistiques et littéraires dans le monde francophone (Master conjoint/DoppelDiploma) Master 4/120 Bachelor/equivalent - German
French
Linguistics Bachelor 6/180 Matura/equivalent Latin German
Linguistics Master 4/120 Bachelor/equivalent - German
Linguistics and Media Studies Doctoral 6/180 Diploma/Master - German
Literature and Cultural Studies Doctoral 6/180 Diploma/Master - German

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M

Academic studies Academic Degree Semesters/
ECTS-Credits
Requirements Additional Exams Language
Management and Economics  Bachelor 6/180  Matura/equivalent  -
German 
Materials Sciences and Nanosciences Master 4/120 Bachelor/equivalent -
German
Mathematics Doctoral 6/180 Diploma/Master -
German
English
Mathematics Bachelor's Programme Secondary
School Teacher Training
8/240 * Matura/equivalent -
German
Mechatronics Bachelor 6/180 Matura/equivalent Applied Geometry German
Mechatronics Master 4/120 Bachelor/equivalent - German
Media Master 4/120 Bachelor/equivalent - German
Microbiology Master 4/120 Bachelor/equivalent - German
English
Molecular Cell and Developmental Biology Master 4/120 Bachelor/equivalent - German
English
Movements and Sports Bachelor's Programme Secondary
School Teacher Training
8/240 * Matura/equivalent Supplementary Examination Physical and Motor Aptitude Deutsch
Music Education Bachelor's Programme Secondary
School Teacher Training
8/240 * Matura/equivalent ( -
Music Studies Master 4/120 Bachelor/equivalent - German
Music Studies Bachelor 6/180 Matura/equivalent Latin German

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N

Academic studies Academic Degree Semesters/
ECTS-Credits
Requirements Additional Exams Language
Nutrition and Housekeeping Bachelor's Programme Secondary
School Teacher Training
8/240 * Matura/equivalent  -  Deutsch

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O

Academic studies Academic Degree Semesters/
ECTS-Credits
Requirements Additional Exams Language
Organization Studies  Master 4/120   Bachelor/equivalent  -  English

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P

Academic studies Academic Degree Semesters/
ECTS-Credits
Requirements Additional Exams Language
Pharmaceutical Sciences  PhD (Doctoral) 6/180  Diploma/Master   English
Pharmacy Bachelor 6/180 Matura/equivalent Latin/
Biology and Environmental Protection
German
PhD Program in Economics PhD (Doctoral) 6/180 Diploma/Master - English
PhD Program Management PhD (Doctoral) 6/180 Diploma/Master - English
PhD Program Italien Law/Dottorato di ricerca in materie giuridiche PhD (Doctoral) 6/180 Diploma/Master/equivalent - German
Philosophy Bachelor 6/180 Matura/equivalent Latin German
Philosophy Master 4/120 Bachelor/equivalent - German
Philosophy Doctoral 6/180 Diploma/Master - German
Philosophy at Faculties of Catholic Theology Bachelor 6/180 Matura/equivalent Latin German
Philosophy at Faculties of Catholic Theology Master 4/120 Bachelor/equivalent - German
Physical Education
 8/240 * Matura/equivalent  KME German 
Physics Bachelor 6/180 Matura/equivalent - German
Physics Master 4/120 Bachelor/equivalent - English
Physics Doctoral 6/180 Diploma/Master - English
Physics Bachelor's Programme Secondary
School Teacher Training
8/240 * Matura/equivalent - German
Political Science Bachelor 6/180 Matura/equivalent - German
Political Science: European and International Studies Master 4/120 Bachelor/equivalent - German
Political Science Doctoral 6/180 Diploma/Master - German
Psychology Bachelor 6/180 Matura/equivalent § 71d German
Psychology Master 4/120 Bachelor/equivalent § 71d German
Psychology Doctoral 6/180 Diploma/Master   German
English
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R

Academic studies Academic Degree Semesters/
ECTS-Credits
Requirements Additional Exams Language
Russian Bachelor's Programme Secondary
School Teacher Training 
 8/240 * Matura/equivalent   Latin  German

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S

Academic studies Academic Degree Semesters/
ECTS-Credits
Requirements Additional Exams Language
Slavonic Studies Bachelor  6/180   Matura/equivalent Latin   German
Slavonic Studies Master 4/120 Bachelor/equivalent - German
Sociology Bachelor 6/180 Matura/equivalent - German
Sociology: Social and Political Theory  Master 4/120   Bachelor/equivalent - German
Sociology Doctoral 6/180 Diploma/Master - German
Spanish Bachelor 6/180 Matura/equivalent Latin German
Spanish Master 4/120 Bachelor/equivalent - German
Spanish Bachelor's Programme Secondary
School Teacher Training 
8/240 * Matura/equivalent Latin German
Sport Management Bachelor 6/180 Matura/equivalent KME German
Sport Science Bachelor 6/180 Matura/equivalent KME German
Sport Science Master 6/180 Bachelor/equivalent KME German
Sport Science Doctoral 6/180 Diploma/Master - German
English
Strategic Management Master 4/120 Bachelor/equivalent - English
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T

Academic studies Academic Degree Semesters/
ECTS-Credits
Requirements Additional Exams Language
Technical Mathematics  Bachelor  6/180  Matura/equivalent  -  German
Technical Mathematics Master 4/120 Bachelor/equivalent -
German
Translation Studies Bachelor 6/180 Matura/equivalent -
German
Translation Studies Master 4/120 Bachelor/equivalent -
German
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V

Academic studies Academic Degree Semesters/
ECTS-Credits
Requirements Additional Exams Language
Vocational Education Bachelor's Programme Secondary
School Teacher Training 
8/240 * Matura/equivalent - German

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Z

Academic studies Academic Degree Semesters/
ECTS-Credits
Requirements Additional Exams Language
Zoology  Master 4/120   Bachelor/equivalent  - German/English 

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Explanations:

(1) Course in planning stage


* Combination of two programmes