The study programme will be offered to companies as a corporate programme. It offers academic further education to personnel managers. People who are interested in starting in Human Resources can obtain the knowledge and skills required at the FH. Graduates manage and develop fields in modern personnel management, effectively applying innovative personnel management tools.


  • Austrian Labour Law and Social Law
  • The Future of HR Management
  • In-house Partnership
  • Recruiting
  • Personnel Controlling and Assessment of Training Programmes
  • Compensation Management and Incentive Systems
  • Coaching/Self Awareness
  • Modern Personnel Administration and Information Systems
  • Communication and Empowerment

The programme in brief:

Academic degree: "Academic HR-Manager", based on provisions in FHStG
ECTS: 60
Costs: € 2.470,- / semester (VAT-exempt). Instalment payments are feasible on request.
Duration of studies: 2 semesters, 350 teaching units
Medium of instruction: German
Start: October 2019
Study periods: 1 block week  Mon-Sat all-day / semester, Fri afternoon / Sat all-day, 2-week intervals
Target groups: Policy-makers and executive managers who already work in personnel management; employees with personnel portfolios; people who would like to start in HR management
Admission requirements: a recognised academic degree (at least a bachelor's degree) or equivalent professional experience, written application, participation in an admission interview