Application, Admission and Enrollment for the Global Business Master's Degree Program

The admissions process for the Joint Master's Degree Program in Global Business Studies is very selective due to the limited number of spaces available. Prospective applicants are asked to complete a three-step application procedure.

The process allows us to become better acquainted with all applicants. In order to enroll in this academic degree program, you must meet all of the following requirements. 

Step 1: Document Pre-Check and Application

In the first step of our application procedure, we ask you to provide the following information:

  • Completed or nearly completed Bachelor Degree Program
  • Transcript with minimum 30 ECTS in business and/or economic science
  • Proof of English skill level equivalent to C1
    further information on English proficiency
  • CV
  • Letter of Intent

To submit your application, please get in direct contact with us via and we will invite you to upload your documents into our online form. 

After your submission, we will review your application documents and examine your formal requirements and personal qualification for the Global Business Program.

Though there is a considerable amount of inquiries we do our best to review your documents as fast as possible.

In case you meet all formal requirements and your application matches the profile for the Global Business Program, we will be happy to invite you to a personal interview.

Key Facts

Deadline for the 2022 Program

December 1, 2021

First step to apply

Get in contact with us via

Frequently Asked Questions

For more information on the program please check FAQs

Step 2: Personal Interview

The interviews will take place at the Institute of Innovation Management. If you are abroad or cannot personally attend the interview, the session will be conducted online.

The interview will be held in English and you will be asked about your motivation for the program as well as your personal aspirations. In addition, we create your personal "roadmap" to finish the Master's Degree Program.

Personal interviews are normally held during December and January.

After the interview we will let you know if you are nominated for the program. In case you accept our nomination, we are happy to welcome you to the Global Business Master's Degree Program.

Step 3: Admission to JKU

Once you have successfully completed the application process you can officially enroll at Johannes Kepler University Linz.

For detailled information please go to the registration site of our Admissions Office.

Additional Steps to Start Your Studies

Pay Student Union / Tuition Fees


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