Master programme European Studies – EU Project Management (E)

Content and focus of the degree programme:

The master’s programme imparts sound knowledge in the fields of international project management, information system, European politics and law, institutions in the EU, international economics, regions in the EU and EU funding structures and financing EU projects. Students will benefit from internationally renowned experts in the teaching, an international orientation with English as medium of instruction, a focus on Central and Eastern Europe and a didactic structure that allows a combination of work and study. Potential employers include companies and organisations, NGOs and NPOs, lobbying organisations, etc. Graduates will be qualified for occupations in project management (planning, conception), project financing, consulting, and networking and lobbying.

Higher education institution:
Fachhochschule Burgenland GmbH
Group of fields of study:
Social and Economic Sciences
Degree programme:
European Studies – EU Project Management (E)
Master programme
Academic degree:
Master of Arts in Business, MA
4 Semester / 120 ECTS*

Further information:

Languages of instruction:
Student Union fee: EUR 20,20
Tuition fee - see Detailed information
Stay abroad:
Not compulsory
Type of higher education institution:
University of Applied Sciences
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Definition of the field of studies

The field of studies “European Studies – EU Project Management” deals with management, European law, country studies and intercultural skills. The focus is on carrying out European / transnational projects.


The master’s programme lasts two academic years. In the first academic year students must study the modules Basic Module (Business Administration or Law / Legal Method), International Management, International Project Management, European Politics and Institutions, EU Funding and Financing EU Projects, International Economics and Regions in the EU, Information Systems, Language CEEC (Central and Eastern European language) and Academic Writing. The second academic year consists of the modules European Legal Framework, EU Funding and Financing EU Projects, International Economics and Regions in the EU, Information Systems, Project, Languages CEEC and academic writing. The programme also includes excursions to European institutions. Students have to write a master’s thesis. The degree programme concludes with a degree examination.

Entrance examinations

For admission to the programme the completion of a degree in social and economic sciences from a university or a university of applied sciences is required.

Supplementary examinations