Linz CampusMedical Engineering & Applied Social Sciences

The degree programme provides personal competence in leadership and competencies in strategic decision-making and in the operational steering of enterprises. Innovative thinking and putting innovation into practice as well as the responsible use of an institution’s or an enterprise’s resources are also important focal points of the studies. These pivotal competencies that are common to all three Master’s degree programme will be complemented by specific expertise in the fields of healthcare management, social services management and public management.

Essential Information

Master of Arts in Social Sciences (MA)

4 semesters (120 ECTS)

Annual intake:

Mode of study:

Admission requirements:
Completion of a study programme with courses in the following subjects providing the number of ECTS points specified:
Accounting/costing (6 ECTS)
Financial management (3 ECTS)
Organization and process management (3 ECTS)
Quality management (3 ECTS)
Project management(1,5 ECTS)

German language competence level C1

Online or in writing by 30th June at latest.

Tuition fees:
Information about tuition fees and ÖH contribution


Head of Studies:
Prof. Dr. Markus Lehner

Programme Administration:
Julia Michaela Hehenberger

University of Applied Sciences Upper Austria
School of Medical Engineering and Applied Social Sciences
Garnisonstraße 21
4020 Linz/Austria
Phone: +43 5 0804 52500