Leading Transformation For Impact Organizations *

Master's degree, part-time - * subject to approval by the AQ Austria

Responsible Transformation for Organizations, People & the Planet

In a world of rapid change, our mission is to create sustainable impact. The master‘s degree program “Leading Transformation” goes beyond a conventional education – rather, it is a call to all “impact makers” who courageously lead the transformation for humanity and our precious planet.

During your studies, you will learn the art of transformation in the following areas: 

•    Transformation Management & Design
•    Digital Transformation
•    Organization & Leadership Transformation
•    Socio-Ecology Transformation

You will be empowered to bring about both positive social and ecological change in organizations. Our teaching approach not only provides an in-depth understanding of digitalization, sustainability and organizational change, but also offers you the opportunity to participate in short-term programs at our partner universities.

For anyone who wants to make companies more ecological, digital and social.


→ Transformative Change: Society, Ecology & Digital Transformation

→ Purpose-driven Organizations & Ecosystems

→ Digital Leadership, New Work & Life Design

→ Sustainability, Impact Management & Impact Investing

→ Digital for Good, Digital Humanism, Inclusion & Ethics

→ Brand Building, Social Psychology & Behavioral Change


In the second year of your degree program, you can choose from a wide range of compulsory electives 2, including Regenerative Cultures & Leadership, Ecopsychology, SMART Cities & Regions, eSports Management, Holistic Health Management, Creative Economy Management or HR Transformation and Team Dynamics.

Graduates are qualified to work internationally as Transformation Experts, Organizational Developers and Chief Transformation Officers, Digital Managers, Sustainability Managers, Social & Sustainable Entrepreneurs, Digital Transformation and Sustainability Consultants as well as Fundraising Managers and Community Managers.

Essential Information

Master of Arts in Business (MA)

4 semesters (120 ECTS)

Annual intake:

Mode of study:

Admission requirements:
Degree with courses as follows: Social Sciences, Humanities and Economics of at least 30 ECTS;
German language skills level C1; English language skills level B2


Tuition fees:
Information about tuition fees and ÖH contribution


Head of Studies:
Prof. MMag. Dr. Johanna Anzengruber

University of Applied Sciences Upper Austria
School of Medical Engineering and Applied Social Sciences
Garnisonstraße 21
4020 Linz/Austria
Phone: +43 5 0804 52500
Email: let@fh-linz.at
Web: www.fh-ooe.at/let

Good to Know

→ You can complete a pre-PhD seminar as part of the degree program, which prepares you for the subsequent entry into an advanced doctoral program.