WU VIENNA

DEGREE
Masters in International Management
PROGRAM LENGTH
24 months
CAMPUS
Vienna, Austria

WU Vienna MiM Overview

The WU Vienna MiM program is amongst the most sought after MiM programs in the world. What sets this program apart is the tie-up with CEMS. This means that you essentially get two degrees combined: WU’s MSc and the CEMS MIM. It is a two-year, full-time program taught entirely in English. The program has a diverse curriculum which involves a semester abroad, internship experience and business projects among other things. It is also considered one of the best value for money schools of all the business administration schools.

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Highlights

Rankings

Exchange partners

240

International Students

30%

Class Size

170

100,000 sq. meters of Campus

Financial Times'18 26
The Economist 21
QS WORLD RANKINGS '18 27

 

Program and Curriculum

WU Vienna is one of the largest universities in Europe. With 23,000 students from 110 countries, WU provides an extremely diverse study environment. It boasts of accreditation via EQUIS, AACSB, and AMBA making it a proud bearer of the rare and sought-after “triple accreditation”. Therefore the WU belongs to an exclusive circle of schools. The WU has a network of about 240 partner universities. Students enjoy experiences abroad within the scope of exchange programs and summer universities in central, eastern and southern Europe as well as in Asia and the USA. All these qualities make WU one of the most sought-after schools in the world.

  • Functional Courses with International Perspective
  • International Industries
  • International Markets
  • International Environments
  • Managing Globalization
  • Global Strategic Management
  • Global Marketing Management
  • Global Financial Management
  • Global Management Practice
Being a part of CEMS alliance, students at WU Vienna get to spend a semester in one of the CEMS partner schools. Students can choose from around 30 schools and spend a semester in a different country.
  • WU Master Day

Employment

Overall MiM WU Vienna placements are pretty good, and hence it is an attractive proposition for most people.

$71,007

AVERAGE SALARY (Weighted)

98%

PLACEMENT

Top 3 Sectors

  1. Consulting
  2. Finance
  3. Corporates
Consulting 42%
Finance 37%
Investment banking 17%
Investment management 13%
Private Equity & Venture Capital 5%
Diversified Financial Services 3%
Corporates 24%
Technology, Media & Telecoms 11%
Consumer & Retail 3%
Energy 4%

 

Companies recruiting from WU Vienna

Consulting Sector
  • AT Kearney
  • Bain & Company
  • Deloitte
  • McKinsey
IT/Technology
  • Facebook
  • Google
  • Microsoft
  • Nokia
Consumer Products
  • L‘Oréal
  • Procter & Gamble
  • Reckitt Benckiser
  • Whirlpool

Want to know your chances at WU Vienna?

Alumni Info

WU Alumni Club is a one-stop place to connect with over 4,600 alumni of the school. This club holds about 70 events each year including lectures and seminars, guided art tours and social events.

Alumni Club has an international network of over 40 cities worldwide.nteresting panel discussions and lectures, workshops and seminars, guided art tours, and social events

interesting panel discussions and lectures, workshops and seminars, guided art tours, and social events

Some Famous Alumni

  • Peter Brabeck-Letmathe (Chairman and CEO of Nestlé AG)
  • Hikmet Ersek (CEO of Western Union)
  • Dietrich Mateschitz (Founder and CEO of Red Bull)

Class Profile

Class Size
80

GMAT Range

600-780

Average Age
24
Female

%

Nationalities

30%

 Average Work Exp
24

EXCHANGE PARTNERS

CEMS

Alliances

Useful Information

Eligibility

  • Relevant Bachelor’s program or other equivalent degree programs (worth at least 180 ECTS credits) at WU Vienna.
  • If you apply with an equivalent degree program, examinations have to be documented in the following subject:60 ECTS credits have to be earned by passing exams in the field of business administration.
  • Proof of sufficient proficiency in English – C1/C1 according to the Common European Framework of Reference: (IELTS,TOEFL, Cambridge English: CAE, CPE and BEC are valid.)
  • Proof of very good oral skills (B2 according to the Common European Framework of Reference) and good written skills (B1 according to the Common European Framework of Reference) in one of the CEMS languages.
  • Proof of elementary-level (or higher) skills in any third language.
  • Valid GMAT score.

TUITION FEE

€2,907

PROGRAM INTAKE

1

ACCREDITATION

AMBA, AASCB, & EQUIS

Deadlines

   Rounds                     Deadline Dates
   Round 1                  1 September 2018
   Round 2                  8 October 2018
   Round 3                   8 January 2019
   Round 4                    8 March 2019

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Application Information

Application Documents

  • Online application form
  • Motivation Letter
  • GMAT/GRE Score
  • One page CV
  • 2 Letter of recommendations: One academic & one professional
  • A copy of college transcript
  • IELTS, TOEFL, Academic score (for some international students)

Application Essays

The WU Vienna MiM application consists of a motivation letter. The motivation letter should be no longer than 600 words. It should focus on the following questions:

  • Why do you want to take the Master’s in International Management/CEMS at WU Vienna?
  • Which areas of study, which courses and topics interest you most, and why?