Planned Short Track Bachelor

B.A. International Hospitality & Business Management 

The English-language Bachelor’s degree programme in International Hospitality & Business Management is a full-time degree programme that is especially designed for graduates of Austrian tourism colleges or alumni of HLW/HLTs. In order to be able to study alongside a job or under other individual circumstances, the Bachelor’s degree programme is delivered in a blended learning format.

The degree programme provides a solid foundation in international business administration with a focus on hospitality management. The term hospitality stands for social competence and requires a high degree of emotional intelligence. Thus, the course also emphasizes on intercultural communication skills, as they are essential in an international environment.

At A Glance

Language

English

Degree*

Bachelor's Degree (B.A.)* -> ongoing accreditation status

Campus

College Garden Hotel, Vienna region

Duration

2 years

Affordable Private Education

8 900€/year

Student Community

International & personal

Career Opportunities

Management positions in the hospitality sector

Organization

Blended learning format, physical & online classes

Accommodation

Hotel rooms and board packages available

Short Track possibility for alumni of Austrian tourism colleges

Alumni of Austrian tourism colleges can continue at our campus with an Austrian Bachelor’s degree (B.A.) in International Hospitality & Business Management offered by the planned International Private University College Bad Vöslau (IUC). Based on an individual credit transfer, this especially designed programme will allow students with prior knowledge to achieve a Bachelor’s degree within an assumed study duration of two years.

IUC is currently in the process of initial institutional accreditation by AQ Austria (Austrian Accreditation Authority) and in a project status. A legally valid accreditation decision is required before any study programme can be started.

Once the Austrian Bachelor’s degree has been completed, students have the opportunity to continue with subsequent Master programmes, which are also planned by the IUC, starting in October 2025. All degrees will be recognized worldwide, once accredited.

Further Study Options:

  • Master of International Hospitality & Leadership
  • Master of Human Resources & Leadership

Short Track possibility for graduates of a five-year HLW and HLT

Graduates of a five-year HLW or HLT can continue at our campus with an Austrian Bachelor’s degree (B.A.) in International Hospitality & Business Management offered by the planned International Private University College Bad Vöslau (IUC). Based on an individual credit transfer, this especially designed programme will allow students with prior knowledge to achieve a Bachelor’s degree within an assumed study duration of two years.

IUC is currently in the process of initial institutional accreditation by AQ Austria (Austrian Accreditation Authority) and in a project status. A legally valid accreditation decision is required before any study programme can be started.

Once the Austrian Bachelor’s degree has been completed, students have the opportunity to continue with subsequent Master programmes, which are also planned by the IUC, starting in October 2025. All degrees will be recognized worldwide, once accredited.

Further Study Options:

  • Master of International Hospitality & Leadership
  • Master of Human Resources & Leadership

How to apply?

Our first planned intake is in October 2024. IUC plans to start the programme in fall (October) or spring (March). A legally valid accreditation decision is required before any study programme can be started. This is expected at the beginning of summer 2024. Interested parties can already apply for programmes, but all admission decisions are subject to positive accreditation.

If an academic career is exactly your thing, you can apply via e-mail to admission@iuc-bv.at. For your complete application we need a filled in IUC application form (which you can request via the IUC website), your CV, a birth certificate (certified English or German translation), a passport-size photograph, a motivation letter or self-introduction letter, a copy of your passport, identity card, or other legal proof of identity, copies of all legalised & translated (to English or German) education qualifications (Senior High School Diploma, Bachelor Degree, university entrance qualifications etc.), copies of all legalised & translated (to English or German) mark/grade lists and a copy of English Language proficiency proof (IELTS, TOEFL, Cambridge ESOL).