The aging population, chronic diseases, increased competition, as well as budget constraints demand innovative therapies, pharmaceuticals, medical devices and services. It is crucial for managers in pharmaceutical and medical organizations to gain an in-depth understanding and knowledge of value creation.

Questions about the study course?

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Your Benefits of our Program

  • Current challenges such as the disruption of supply chains or process changes due to big data and digitalization will be addressed.
  • Working in small groups offers the opportunity to directly transfer the knowledge and experience of our lecturers - all of whom are international experts in their field.
  • Graduates of the program are part of a network of successful innovators and entrepreneurs in their field.
  • networking

  • trending topic

  • international

In combination with other continuing education programs, Stackable Programs can be combined to achieve an academic degree.

After the first Certificate Program (CP), many other options are open, such as an academic degree (Master of Arts, Master of Science or Master of Business Administration).
Tatjana Kohl

The Stackable Program offers me complete flexibility in the design of my studies.

Tatjana Kohl



The Certificate Program Biotech, Pharma & MedTech Management prepares you for the special features of the strictly regulated healthcare market and its competitive international environment. It consists of four modules of four days each in blended learning format.

  • Contents

    • Health Care Markets I
    • Health Care Markets II
    • Compliance & Governance
    • Supply Chain Management
  • Contents

    • Quality Management & Lean Management
    • Intellectual Properties Management
    • Regulatory Affairs
  • Contents

    • Digitalization in Health Care
    • Big Data Management and Precision Medicine
    • R&D Strategies
    • Technology Transfer
  • Contents

    • Digitalization in Health Care
    • Big Data Management and Precision Medicine
    • R&D Strategies
    • Technology Transfer

Here you find further informationen about the Certificate Program „Biotech, Pharma & MedTech Management“.

Admission Requirements

  • Austrian degree (bachelor or higher) or equivalent degree of a foreign university and
  • a minimum of two years professional experience in the field
  • English Knowledge (C1)

Application Process

  1. Contact us to clarify your expectations of the Certificate Program and fulfilment of the admission requirements

  2. Online application (enter study identification number UM 992 578 in the online tool)

  3. Enrolment procedure (interview with the course director)

  4. Admission to the program

We look forward to receiving your application and to welcoming you soon at the University for Continuing Education Krems.

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