Executive MBA (EMBA)

Universität für Weiterbildung Krems
Executive Master of Business Administration (EMBA)
4 semester(s)
City, country:
Krems, Lower Austria, Austria
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Lead innovatively. Learn globally. Act strategically.

One of the hallmarks of the Executive MBA program is its comprehensive and interdisciplinary approach to instruction. Experienced students will learn the latest management techniques and at the same time they will expand their professional and personal capabilities to have a better understanding of modern management expertise, preparing themselves for their next career step.

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Main topics are Strategic Management, Managerial Accounting, Corporate Finance, International Business, Human Resource Management and Leadership & Innovation Management.

Study trips complete this innovative management program. These trips include university courses, visits to corporations and evening lectures.

More information:
Mag. Dr. Doris Burger
Program Director

Target audience

As an experienced manager with some leadership experience, you want to enhance your leadership position or may wish to found your own company. Your existing management knowledge meets insights of cutting edge of research and practice, allowing you to hone your own strategic decision-making and leadership skills.

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Leading edge curriculum for innovative leaders - for an exceptional sustainable career.

The courses of the Executive MBA Program offer leading edge general management education aligned with international standards for ambitious executives. The Leader´s Program is distinguished by its modular structure: 16 on campus courses and 1 international study trip. The program, which is completed in four semesters, is designed as a part time study program. One module consists of several courses, and comprises six days of intensive learning and experienced-based knowledge transfer.


Fundamentals of Management (ONLINE)

General Management
  • Business Analytics and Research Methods (ONLINE)
  • Applied Managerial Economics
  • Controlling and Reporting
  • Corporate Finance
  • Strategic Management and Development
  • Marketing Management
  • International Business
  • Business Ethics
  • Managing Complexity
Executive Specialization
  • Experiential LAB
  • Leadership LAB
  • Veture Capital & Private Equity
  • Strategic Innovation Management
  • Global Business Dynamics
  • Leadership Concepts and Change
  • Leading Strategic Business Change

Admission/Entrance requirements

Total fees approx.
EUR 25,900
Profile of the participants
  • Austrian or equivalent foreign degree (Bachelor, Master, ...)
  • at least eight years of professional experience
  • thereof three years of experience at a managerial level 
  • or any equivalent qualification
  • Motivation and Commitment

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Language(s) of instruction: English
Going abroad: obligatory

Danube Business School Method

Increasingly managers are to address problems that are becoming significantly more complex.
This calls for well-developed skills in dealing with uncertainty and conflicts.
In addition social skills and skills in group dynamics are getting more important role, as the enhancement of staff involvement becomes more crucial. In order to develop leadership ability in a constantly changing environment, decision makers must be able to successfully handle problems on an individual, group and organizational level.
  • Practical Knowledge: Deepening hands-on knowledge based on the experiences of successful practitioners
  • Theory: Communicating and expanding knowledge
  • Application: Bring your new learning into your workplace.
  • Case Studies: Learning and training by means of current business cases

What makes us unique?

The combination of
  • Internationalism of our staff and student body
  • Well established, highly successful, in-house teaching methods
  • International quality assurance
  • A combination of research and practice Highest quality standards
  • Flexible programs and course formats
  • Well established and long-term links with industry and commerce
  • Europe’s leading public University for Continuing Education
This unique combination distinguishes all continuing education courses and programs at Danube Business School: the linking of scientific approaches with practice orientation, innovative teaching and learning methods as well as the highest quality standards.
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University for Continuing Education Krems (Danube University Krems) is the leading public university for continuing education in Europe. As university for continuing education we specialize in enhancing the qualifications of working professionals. The strength of the University for Continuing Education Krems is providing university courses that keep pace with the times and are oriented toward current and future societal challenges. Almost 8,000 students are currently enrolled in Danube University Krems, 28,000 have already completed their studies successfully. The University for Continuing Education Krems combines ongoing innovation in research and teaching with the highest standards and holds the seal of quality of the Agency for Quality Assurance and Accreditation Austria (AQ Austria).


Programs of Study

The University for Continuing Education Krems provides Master’s programs and shorter courses in the following areas:
Please find our complete study program in the current study guide or in our course catalogue.

Studying in Krems

The range of studies offered by the University for Continuing Education Krems is specially designed to meet the requirements of adult students. It gives students the opportunity to complete academic continuing education alongside their careers, thereby acquiring competencies for professional and personal ongoing development. There are specific admission prerequisites, depending on the type of study and the subject area of the course, which you can find out about in the respective course at


Campus Krems is equipped with state-of-the-art teaching and research facilities, comfortable accommodations, a varied range of food services, and an arthouse cinema. It offers the ideal environment for learning, research and living.



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Danube Business School. Center for General Management.
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