Expanding Horizons

MODUL University Vienna is widely considered as Austria's leading international private university and is owned by the Vienna Chamber of Commerce and Industry, the largest provider of private education in Austria. The university campus is located on Kahlenberg, a scenic hill with a spectacular view of the capital of Austria.

The MODUL brand stands for more than 100 years of excellence in education. Founded in 1908, MODUL College is the vocational training school with the longest tradition in tourism and hospitality education worldwide.

Since 2007, MODUL University Vienna has been offering cutting-edge education (BBA, BSc, MSc, MBA and PhD study programs) in the areas of international management, new media technology, public governance, sustainable development, and tourism and hospitality management.

In Fall 2016, MODUL University Dubai opened its campus as the first and only Austrian university in the Middle East. Situated in the heart of Dubai, the campus offers Bachelor programs in International Management and Tourism and Hospitality Management, a Master of Science program in Sustainable Development, Management and Policy as well as MBA programs with major options in Tourism and Hotel Development or New Media and Information Management.

March 22, 2017

Dr Ivo Ponocny elected Dean of the PhD program

MODUL University Vienna is pleased to announce that Associate Professor Dr Ivo Ponocny has been elected Dean of the PhD program in Business and Socioeconomic Sciences. Ivo holds a PhD in psychology and a master’s degree in...

March 15, 2017

Dr. Lidija Lalicic wins ITB Science Award for best PhD dissertation in the field of e-tourism

Lidija Lalicic of the Department of Tourism and Service Management recently won top honours at the ITB Berlin, the world’s largest tourism trade fair. She received the ITB Science Award for the best PhD dissertation in the field...

March 14, 2017

Harvard, Hong Kong, Berlin: Economist with excellent international connections accepts post at MODUL University Vienna

MODUL University welcomes the internationally active economist Professor Horst Treiblmaier as the new head of the Department of International Management. After holding academic posts in several countries, including at the...

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Behind the scenes

Experience our international community

Join our open and international community at MODUL University Vienna! We welcome students from all backgrounds and all nationalities. With 70% of our student body coming from abroad, our students and staff know how to help you settle into your new life in Vienna. Here at MODUL University Vienna you will find supportive colleagues, inspiring teachers and friends for life. Start a new adventure and a successful professional career today!

Behind the Scenes

Experience our Master programs

Experience what it feels like to be a Master student at MODUL University Vienna. MODUL University Vienna is Austria's leading international private university for business studies and prepares its students for high-end careers in a variety of industries. Join our creative Master students and become a critical thinker, driven by a curiosity to meet the world's challenges in the 21st century.

Master Alumni Spotlight

Oscar Otero's path to success

Discover the many career choices available after graduating with a Master of Science from MODUL University. Oscar Otero, MSc '15 was vetted not by one potential high-end employer, but two: a major Austrian bank, as well as the non-governmental organization UNIDO. Watch to find out his decision!

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