Master's Programme Business Law


Faculty Faculty of Law
Duration / ECTS-Credits 4 semesters / 120 ECTS-Credits
Academic Degree
Master des Wirtschaftsrechts, LL.M. (Wirtschaftsrecht)
Qualification Level Master (Second Cycle)
ISCED-11: Level 7, EQF/NQF: Level 7
ISCED-F 0421 Law
Mode of Study
Study Code C 066 900
Curriculum Information on the Curriculum (2016W)*
Admission Requirements Relevant bachelor's degree or equivalent

* Information on the Curriculum (2016W)

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.

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Overall classification of the qualification

Not applicable
Explanation: An overall classification (mit Auszeichnung bestanden/pass with distinction, bestanden/pass, nicht bestanden/fail) – is awarded, in accordance with § 73 Para 3 UA, 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).


Relevant bachelor’s degree at the University of Innsbruck:

Criteria for the determination of equivalence:

Admission to the master's degree programme may also be possible if a student has completed a bachelor's degree in a relevant related field. As part of the determination of equivalence, the following core areas of the completed bachelor's degree programme will be assessed:

  • in progress

In the event that equivalence has been established in principle but with certain qualifications missing for full equivalence, supplemental examinations may be required. These examinations must be completed during the master degree programme.

Recommended Course Sequence

The exemplary course sequence given below is recommended for full-time students beginning their study programme in the winter semester. The table shows one possible course sequence for the bachelor's programme and is not compulsory. Delays resulting from repeated examinations are not taken into account.

The standard duration of the study programme is 4 semesters or 120 ECTS-Credits, whereby according to the Universities Act of 2002, a workload of 1,500 (real) hours per academic year must be fulfilled, corresponding to 60 ECTS-Credits (one ECTS-Credit is equivalent to a workload of 25 hours).

First Semester »

  5.0 ECTS-Credits: CM Labour Law
  7.5 ECTS-Credits: CM Civil Procedure Law
10.0 ECTS-Credits: CM Criminal Law
  7.5 ECTS-Credits: CM Organisation and Human Resource Management - Specialisation

Second Semester »

  5.0 ECTS-Credits: CM Tax Law
10.0 ECTS-Credits: CM Constitutional and Administrative Law
  7.5 ECTS-Credits: CM Private Aspects of Business Law
  7.5 ECTS-Credits: CM Accounting and Corporate Valuation

Third Semester »

  7.5 ECTS-Credits: CM Private Law
  7.5 ECTS-Credits: CM European Law
  7.5 ECTS-Credits: CM Public International Law
  7.5 ECTS-Credits: Elective Module

Fourth Semester »

  2.5 ECTS-Credits: CM Research Colloquium for Master's Thesis
  7.5 ECTS-Credits: Elective Module
 20.0 ECTS-Credits: Master's Thesis

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Qualification Profile and Skills

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Expected Learning Outcomes

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Postgraduate and further Studies at the University of Innsbruck

Information about the Programme

Examination Dates (only in German)

Forms (in German only)

Contact and Information

Examination Office
Standort Innrain 52d Piktogramm barrierefreier Zugang

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

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