Bachelor's Programme Business Law


Faculty Faculty of Law
Duration / ECTS-Credits 6 semesters / 180 ECTS-Credits
Academic Degree
Bachelor des Wirtschaftsrechts, LL.B. (Wirtschaftsrecht)
Qualification Level Bachelor (First Cycle)
ISCED-11: Level 6, EQF/NQF: Level 6
ISCED-F 0421 Law
Mode of Study
Study Code
C 033 500
Curriculum Information on the Curriculum (2015W)*
Admission Requirements Secondary school completion certificate or equivalent

* Information on the Curriculum (2015W)

The complete version of the curriculum reflects the currently valid version of the curriculum. It is for informational purposes only and is not legally binding. The legally binding version of the curriculum, including any amendments, may be found in the University of Innsbruck Bulletins.

In order to determine which version of the curriculum is applicable in your case, see the Catalogue of Studies 
  available at:
  Section: Current Curriculum version

University of Innsbruck Bulletins » (Click to open all University of Innsbruck Bulletins)

Information about examination regulations, assessment and grading

Examination regulations

The examination regulation is an integral part of the curriculum, detailed information can be found under the paragraph examination regulations.

Description of the applied grading system (including the grade distribution table) »

The grade distribution table is a statistical representation of the distribution of all successfully completed examinations in a given programme of study or subject (based on all registered students for the programme or subject). The grade distribution table is updated in regular intervals.

Austrian grading
 Outstanding performance
14.7 TAB
= 100 %


 Generally good, but with some errors
 Generally sound work with a number of substantial errors
 Performance meets the minimum cirteria
 Substantial improvement necessary; requirement of further work

Source: WS 2017/2018

Overall classification of the qualification

Not applicable
Explanation: An overall classification (mit Auszeichnung bestanden/pass with distinction, bestanden/pass, nicht bestanden/fail) – is awarded only for examinations that conclude a programme of study and consist of more than one subject (an examination of this type is not specified in the curriculum of this programme of study).

Studies Induction and Orientation Stage (STEOP)

Studies Induction and Orientation Stage (STEOP) starting winter term 2016 »

(1) Within the scope of the Studies Induction and Orientation Stage, which takes place in the first semester, the following course examinations must be passed: 

  1. SL  Introduction to the Basics of Public Law for Economic Law (1 h, 2.5 ECTS-Credits, 8 no. 1 lit a),
  2. SL Introduction to Business Law (1 h, 2.5 ECT-Credits, 8 no. 1 lit b),
  3. SL Fundamentals of Management (1 h, 1.5 ECTS-Credits, 8 no. 12 lit b),
  4. SL Fundamentals of Economics (1 h, 1.5 ECTS-Credits, 8 no. 13 lit b).

 (2) Successful passing of all exams of the Studies Induction and Orientation Stage entitles to passing all further courses and examinations as well as to writing the Bachelor's Thesis.

(3) Before successful completion of the Studies Induction and Orientation Stage courses amounting to 22 ECTS-Credits may be passed. The requirements specified in the curriculum must be met.

Studies Induction and Orientation Stage (STEOP) until december 2015 »

(1) The Studies Induction and Orientation Stage (STEOP), with a duration of one semester (30 ECTS-Credits), provides an overview of the study programme and its structure in order to give students an objective basis to assess their decision to pursue their chosen subject(s).

(2) During the Studies Induction and Orientation Stage, the following course examinations, which may be repeated twice, must be completed satisfactorily:

1. SL Private Law General Part I (2 h, 4 ECTS-Credits, § 8 No 1 lit a)
2. SL Introduction to Business Law (1 h, 1 ECTS-Credits, § 8 No 1 lit b) 

(3) A positive result (passing grade) on the examinations specified in Paragraph 2 permits students to attend all courses and take all examinations following the Introduction and Orientation Phase for Students (STEOP) and to write a bachelor's thesis as described in the curriculum. The registration requirements specified by the curriculum must be met.

General Information

Recommended Course Sequence

First Semester »

  5.0 ECTS-Credits: CM Introduction to Business Law
  7.5 ECTS-Credits: CM Introduction to Management
  7.5 ECTS-Credits: CM Introduction to Political Economy
  7.5 ECTS-Credits: CM European Law

Second Semester »

22.5 ECTS-Credits: CM Private Law
  7.5 ECTS-Credits: CM Accounting 1: Financial Accounting
  2.5 ECTS-Credits: CM Introduction to Civil Procedure Law

Third Semester »

12.5 ECTS-Credits: CM Business Law
10.0 ECTS-Credits: CM Tax Law
  7.5 ECTS-Credits: CM Accounting 2: Management Accounting

Fourth Semester »

15.0 ECTS-Credits: CM Constitutional and Administrative Law
  7.5 ECTS-Credits: CM Public Business Law
  7.5 ECTS-Credits: CM Fundamentals of Management: Financial Management

Fifth Semester »

10.0 ECTS-Credits: CM Criminal Law
  5.0 ECTS-Credits: CM Substantive Revenue Law
12.5 ECTS-Credits: CM Labour and Social Law

Sixth Semester »

  7.5 ECTS-Credits: CM Fundamentals of Management: Organisation and Human Resource Management
  7.5 ECTS-Credits: Elective Module 1
  7.5 ECTS-Credits: Elective Module 2
10.0 ECTS-Credits: CM Seminar with Bachelor's Thesis

Graphic chart »

BA Wirtschaftsrecht_2016_en

Qualification Profile and Skills

will be updated shortly!

Expected Learning Outcomes

will be updated shortly!   

Future Prospects: Occupational Profiles and Career Opportunities

will be updated shortly!

Postgraduate and further Studies at the University of Innsbruck

Information about the Programme (in German only)

  • will be updated shortly!

Examination Dates (in German only)

Forms (in German only)

Contact and Information

Examination Office
Standort Innrain 52d Piktogramm barrierefreier Zugang

Dean of Studies
Univ.-Prof. Mag. Dr. Walter Obwexer

Information for students with disabilities