The focus of the master's thesis has to be in the area of “Integrated Quality Design”. Please review our website (research focus, research fields and research projects) to get acquainted with our research foci.
Furthermore, students applying for writing a master thesis at the Institute for Integrated Quality Design (IQD) have to fulfill the following requirements:
- Students in the master program “General Management”: positive completion of a minimum of two (out of three) courses or seminars of the master challenge “Sustainability” (course numbers: 234.124, 234.006, 269.063); with a grade point average of maximum 2
- Students in other master programs (e.g. Management in Polymer Technolgies, Management and Applied Economics): positive completion of a minimum of one course or seminar offered by the IQD (these are courses and seminars with the course numbers starting with 590.xxx) OR positive completion of a course or seminar of the master challenge “Sustainability” (course numbers: 234.124, 234.006, 269.063); with a grade point average of maximum 2 (students of Master in Polymer Technologies please see below “Joint Master Thesis Projects at the JKU Institutes IPMT & IQD”)
In addition to the attendance of a course offered by the IQD, a master's thesis proposal (focus area, research question, method, outline, timeline) is developed in a guided process during the course 590.003 Master Thesis Seminar.