Faculty of Law
Course Duration / ECTS 6 semesters / 180 ECTS
University degree Bachelor of Law and Economics (LLB.oec.)
Faculty Faculty of Law
Department Public Law
Mode Full time
Study ID D 033 500
Admission Requirements Matura or school leaving certificate (e.g., Abitur (GER), GCE
levels (UK), Diplome du Baccalaureat de l'Enseignement du
Second Degre (F), Titulo de Bachiller (E), Attestat (RSF)),
which is comparable in length and quality to the Austrian Matura.

What will I learn?

Students gain a profound academic education in all parts of economically relevant law, such as corporate law, labour and social law, tax law, public business law and private law. At the same time, students acquire basic knowledge in central economical subjects such as marketing, service management, finance and tax system, human resources management as well as micro- and macroeconomics. Related subjects and so-called soft skills such as business English and statistics will also be considered.

Which career opportunities do I have?

Clerical assistant (in the fields of banking, public service, insurance), accountancy, management assistant, management.

Why Salzburg?

The Faculty of Law at the University of Salzburg has plenty to offer. Whether you opt for a classical education in law (diploma course in law) or for a combination of economical and jurisprudential subjects (Bachelor's and Master's degree courses in Law and Economics), you will study in a unique atmosphere in historic buildings using modern means. Above all, we offer an excellent student-to-staff ratio and supervision throughout your studies. Moreover, the Faculty of Law is distinguished by its internationality. An abundance of university and faculty partnerships offer you plenty of possibilities to gain valuable experience abroad.

How is the course structured?

Law and Economics LLB.oec.

Introductory and Orientation Phase10 ECTS
Methods8 ECTS
General Business Administration I – Management Geared to
Market Conditions
General Business Administration II – Financial Management9 ECTS
General Business Administration III – External Accountancy7 ECTS
Economics12 ECTS
Basics and Methods of Public Law7 ECTS
Practice at Civil Law5 ECTS
Civil Law18 ECTS
Corporate Law9 ECTS
Labour Law and Social Law11 ECTS
Practice at Public Business Law5 ECTS
Public Business Law10 ECTS
Financial Law5 ECTS
European Law6 ECTS
Introduction to Additional Branches of Law6 ECTS
Optional module Special Economics5 ECTS
Optional module Special Business Administration10 ECTS
Bachelor theses (SE Special Business Administration,
interdisciplinary seminar)
Optional subjects12 ECTS
Total180 ECTS


Bild Roland Winkler
Univ.-Prof. Dr. Roland Winkler Head of the curriculum committee Law and Economics
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  • 5020 Salzburg
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