MGS in Austria:

MODUL University Vienna, Austria

MODUL University Vienna is an international private university in Austria owned by the Vienna Chamber of Commerce and Industry, the largest provider of private education in Austria. The university campus is located on Kahlenberg, a scenic hill with a spectacular view of the capital of Austria. Vienna is very well known as a city with high quality of life. Furthermore, due to its rich cultural heritage, affordability and favorable student mix it was ranked as one of the Best Student Cities in 2012, according to the QS World University Rankings.

The MODUL brand stands for more than 100 years of excellence in education. Founded in 1908, MODUL College is the vocational training school with the longest tradition in tourism and hospitality education worldwide. Since 2007, MODUL University Vienna has been offering cutting-edge education (BBA, BSc, MSc, MBA and PhD study programs) in the areas of international management, new media technology, public governance, sustainable development, and tourism and hospitality management.  

MODUL University Vienna offers study programs in subject areas with outstanding job opportunities both nationally and internationally. The research-driven curricula successfully generate and sustain innovation. The integrated educa­tional concept, combining professional skills and personal development, prepares its graduates for executive positions worldwide. Students and professors alike can expect excellent service and conditions, including:

  • International and culturally diverse study environment (all courses are taught in English by an internationally experienced faculty)
  • Cooperative atmosphere
  • Optimal student support ratio of 1:10 (lecturers to students)
  • Sustainability as part of the university’s philosophy
  • Cooperations with leading international universities
  • Research-driven curricula support the constitution of development
  • All programs are accredited by the Agency for Quality Assurance and Accreditation Austria, a member of the European Association for Quality Assurance in Higher Education (ENQA)

Additionally, the BBA programs and the MSc program in International Tourism Management are accredited by the United Nations World Tourism Organization

Program offer at MODUL University Vienna:


  • BBA in Tourism and Hospitality Management (3 year full time program)
  • BBA in Tourism, Hotel Management and Operations (4-year degree program that builds on the BBA in Tourism and Hospitality Management with additional courses related to operations, culinary arts, restaurant and service management as well as hotel management and courses in personnel development and business communications)
  • BSC in International Management (three year full-time degree program where students gain state of the art management competencies and leadership skills)


  • MSc in International Tourism Management (2- year full time degree program that prepares students for leadership positions in the tourism and hospitality industry and empowers them with management skills to implement sustainable tourism strategies and corporate social responsibility)
  • MSc in Sustainable Development, Management and Policy (2- year full- time degree program that learns students the principles of sustainable development and provides understanding of the impact of environmental policies on local communities and international businesses)


  • Master of Business Administration (18-24 months part- time degree program caters to professionals with different educational backgrounds. It offers the possibility to tailor the curriculum to specific interests and sharpens leadership skills by linking proven management methods to innovation and knowledge transfer processes.

With an optional Major in:

–          Sustainable Development Management

–          New Media and Information Management

–          Public Governance and Management

–          Tourism Management