Professional MBA Project Management

General

Program Description

The Professional MBA Project Management provides executives with up-to-date tools and key expertise to optimize their project management - from commencement to successful conclusion. From project costing and organizational design to risk management and project discontinuities, the expert faculty shares deep insights, tested methodologies and helps develop the polished social skills that project and process managers need to deliver quality, sustainable results and to lead their teams to success.

Theory & methods in project management

Designed around the specific requirements of executives, the specialization places particular emphasis on the application of theoretical concepts and methods to real-world situations encountered by students in their everyday professional practice, and on practical project work.

Accreditation

  • EQUIS
  • AMBA
  • AACSB

Target Group

  • Project and program managers who want to deepen and refresh their knowledge
  • Technical experts and engineers who are eager to enhance their leadership and management skills
  • Executives and managers who are in charge of developing project management capabilities, or who are responsible for making change happen in their organizations
  • Management trainers and consultants who wish to update and enhance their knowledge
  • Executives and employees in the public sector or in the consulting business

Curriculum

Business Core

  • Project Management Methods & Trends
  • Project Organization & Risk Management
  • Stakeholder Engagement
  • Project Leadership
  • Project Controlling
  • Project Management Process & International Approaches
  • Managing Project-Oriented Organizations
  • Change Management, Projects, Programs

Duration

  • 18 months plus a master thesis, part-time
  • Blocked Modules of 2 - 6 days

Location

Vienna

Residency

USA

Degree

Master of Business Administration (MBA)

Faculty

  • International faculty from the WU Vienna and other leading business schools Trainers from the Roland Gareis Consulting
  • Distinguished guest speakers from leading corporations and organizations
Last updated December 2019

About the School

The WU Executive Academy, the business school of the Vienna University of Economics and Business (WU) brings more than 100 years of experience and an excellent reputation to the field of executive edu ... Read More

The WU Executive Academy, the business school of the Vienna University of Economics and Business (WU) brings more than 100 years of experience and an excellent reputation to the field of executive education. Thus it belongs to the leading business universities worldwide. The executive education portfolio of the WU Executive Academy includes MBA and Master of Laws programs, university certificate programs, custom programs and open programs. In recent years, the WU Executive Academy has become one of the leading providers in Central and Eastern Europe. Read less

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