The master program Corporate Governance & Finance combines knowledge of financial management and governance systems with advanced academic research skills. Based on a blended learning concept, the program employs a balanced mix of online courses and traditional classroom lectures. Corporate Governance & Finance is not a typical distance education program, but is designed to match the requirements of students who wish to remain employed while studying. The program is fully taught in English and marked by continuous interaction between students and lecturers. The clear structure of semesters assists students in planning in advance and fulfilling their professional, academic, and private commitments simultaneously. Typically, graduates of Corporate Governance & Finance will be hired in or promoted to leading positions in fields such as corporate management, compliance, business consulting, politics, lobbying, financial institutions, and research.
The master program Corporate Governance & Finance addresses the specific needs of employed students. The blended learning concept comprises synchronous and asynchronous online lectures and mandatory classroom lectures in Innsbruck to assure high flexibility and optimized time-management.
Corporate Governance and Finance are of utmost importance for the long-term success of a company. Good and efficient management and control is not only important for international companies but increasingly relevant for medium-size businesses as well. Financial management is a strategic task for long-term existence of businesses. In today’s business environment, it must be coupled with good corporate governance to ensure sustainable success of the firm. The master program Corporate Governance & Finance enables graduates to take on senior management positions, and to assume responsibilities at the interface of financial management and regulatory frameworks.
The program is designed to suit the requirements of students who wish to remain employed during their studies. In order to help learners fulfilling their professional, academic and private commitments, semesters are structured consistently. For this, online lectures are held during evening hours and mandatory classroom attendance in Innsbruck is limited to a minimum. Typically, three courses take place in the first half of a semester with each course lasting three weeks. Following these nine weeks there is one week in which students must attend four days of classroom lectures and exams in Innsbruck. The second half of a semester is structured the same way with nine weeks of online courses and one week in which four days of classroom lectures and exams close the semester. The fourth study semester is structured differently. There are only six weeks of online lectures followed by one week with four days of mandatory classroom lectures and exams. After this, students are supposed to write their Master thesis and sit the final exam.
Since 1989, TU Wien has offered university courses and continuing education in the area of Real Estate Management. The high qualitiy of the programs and the faculty have established TU Wien as one of the leading institutions for Real Estate in Austria.
Job with future perspectives: Real Estate Managers are involved in Real Estate projects from the very beginning. They plan, build and consult in teams and support their customers in all matters, due to their profound educational background. Therefore, it is of utmost importance to be able to define and recognize particular differences and characteristics of each project, to have a comprehensive understanding of the market and its requirements.
The MSc Real Estate Management & Valuation offers you the best preparation. After strengthening your knowledge in management, technical processes, law, economics and valuation, you will receive the Proof of Proficiency to work as a professional Real Estate Manager. This will also be valid in an international context and give you eligibility to apply for the internationally renowned RICS membership. Further information on the RICS membership can be found on the website: https://immobilien.tuwien.ac.at/schluessel_zum_erfolg/netzwerk/
For further information on the curriculum, please visit: https://immobilien.tuwien.ac.at/programm/curriculum/
With this MSc program, the graduates are enabled to evaluate all technical, legal and economic matters in relation of real estate and property management. Furthermore, participants learn international and national real estate valuation methods. Thus, they are trained to:
Individuals in control of budgets and personnel, who are interested in Real Estate Operations and Development, who want to act internationally and already have gained professional experience in this area.