Target Group

The program is primarily targeted at persons operating in the automotive and components supply industries:

  • Company employees or self-employed persons who have positioned themselves as leaders, or who wish to do so.

  • Employees have started their career and now want to prepare themselves for further career development by taking on a managerial function within the automotive and components supply industries.

  • Potential company founders with a technical background.

Final Degree

Students conclude the Professional MBA Automotive Industry with a Master's Thesis. The final degree “Master of Business Administration Automotive Industry (MBA)" is granted by TU Wien in cooperation with the Slovak University of Technology in Bratislava.


FIBAA (The Foundation for International Business Administration Accreditation)

Language of Instruction



The Professional MBA Program takes place at TU Wien and at the Slovak University of Technology in Bratislava. It begins with an “Introduction to the Automotive Industry” and an outdoor module on ”Team Building”.


Internationally renowned experts are members of this highly acclaimed faculty, based on their sound interdisciplinary specialized knowledge or on their extensive practical experience in the automotive and components supply industries.


20,000 Euro (VAT-free) excluding travel expenses and cost of room and board

Next Program Start

September 26, 2019

Academic Directors

Univ.Prof.Dr.-Ing.Dipl.Wirtsch.-Ing.Prof.eh.Dr.h.c. Wilfried Sihn (TU Wien and Fraunhofer AUSTRIA)
Ing. Jan Lesinsky, PhD. Assoc.Prof. (Slovak University of Technology in Bratislava)

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