Master in Sustainable Development, Management, and Policy

Core Courses

MSc SDMP students must complete a selection of required Core Courses and Focus Courses as part of their curriculum. 


Specializations and Electives

MSc in SDMP students have the option to earn a certificate in one of the five following specialization areas. A minimum of 18 ECTS points must be completed from one specialization to qualify for the certificate. Students may also take a selection of courses from all focus areas for a general MSc in Sustainable Development.*Courses may not be offered every year.

MSc SDMP students can specialize in the following areas:


Optional Internship

Students can choose to complete a 6 ECTS optional internship. This will reduce the required ECTS of Module IV: Enrichment Courses / Certificates with 6 ECTS.


Excellence Program

The Excellence Program is an enrichment course offered to excellent MSc students of MU Vienna. Within the program, senior representatives of Austrian and international companies take over patronage of selected students and offer them a “taste of the real life” as professionals.