We Demand. You Thrive.

In an increasingly professional world, Lauder Business School is preparing its students for executive and C-level positions in the international arena, equipping them with modern tools and know-how to invoke innovation and drive change.

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Why Lauder Business School

Bringing about a new wave of learning in business practices, Lauder Business School is requiring its students to invest their time and expand their know-how in various current fields, aimed at making them the executives, leaders and entrepreneurs of tomorrow.


European Business Education at high American standards


Fixed duration – finish your studies in 2 or 3 years


Be in-demand: app. 80% of our graduates find top jobs within 4 months of graduating


Grow your international network with 47 different nationalities on campus

Discover Your Path

Study Programs

A full-time undergraduate program for a Bachelor in International Business Administration

A two-year graduates program for a Masters in International Management and Leadership

A two-year graduates program for a Masters in Strategic Finance and Business Analytics

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Fall 2020 applications are now open

We invite you to join one of Europe’s leading business schools, where internationalism, critical thinking, research and self-realization are highly encouraged, practiced and maintained. Applications for the fall term starting in September 2020 are now open.

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News and Events

Updates on the Coronavirus

Updates on the Coronavirus

Dear Students,

Due to the current situation we are following the recommendation of The Federal Ministry of Education, Science and Research and ending all on-campus lectures and events as of Thursday, March 12th until further notice. Lectures will be held as online courses and in online chatrooms as far as possible.

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#PeaceBell Kick-off in the Austrian Parliament

#PeaceBell Kick-off in the Austrian Parliament

On March 9, our second semester International Management & Leadership students were invited to a “Peace workshop” in the Austrian Parliament by Member of the Parliament Mag. Martin Engelberg. The workshop primarily served to kick off the Peacebell project within the framework of the course Empirical Research Methods.

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Fireplace Talk with the CEO of Magenta

Fireplace Talk with the CEO of Magenta

On November 21 we were honoured to host Dr. Andreas Bierwirth, CEO of Magenta Telekom, in the Lauder Business School ballroom. He inspired both the attending students and lecturers with his fireplace talk on courage and decisions, the role they played in his career path and the challenges facing the telecommunications industry as well as the leaders of tomorrow.

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Collaboration with the Social City Vienna

Collaboration with the Social City Vienna

For this year’s course, LBS Senior Lecturer for Research Methods, Dr. Verena Régent, found a particularly interesting partnership: Together with the Viennese organization “Social City Wien”, the Irish/American musician and artist Michael Patrick Kelly will create a #Peacebell for the city of Vienna.

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From Our President

“In today’s fast changing global economy, there is an enormous need for expertise in the field of international business. In fact, it’s an absolute requirement for success. The world’s economies have become interdependent and in order for them to function well, it will require skilled and talented young professionals who will become tomorrow’s business leaders. Where will these leaders come from?”



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What Graduates Say

Our Alumni

"Lauder Business School is where I learned my business ABC’s and where I laid the first cornerstones of building my professional network."

Marketing Manager at Microsoft

"Lauder Business School has given me profound knowledge in the area of my interest and had a significant impact on my personal development."


Recruiter EMEA at Global LT

"Lauder Business School was a great stepping stone, and enabled me to achieve great heights in my career later on."

Founder & CEO at R2G Digital

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Our Accreditations

Harvard MOC

Lauder Business School is an affiliate of Prof. Michael Porter’s Microeconomics of Competitiveness Network at the Institute of Strategy and Competitiveness at Harvard Business School.


Lauder Business School is accredited by the Austrian Agency for Quality Assurance and Listed with the Austrian Federal Ministry of Science, Research and Economy.


LBS is a candidate for accreditation of the ACBSP, the only global accrediting body, accrediting business programs at the associate, baccalaureate, and graduate levels worldwide since 1988.


The European Commission awarded the Lauder Business School the Erasmus Charter for Higher Education for the whole period of the Erasmus+ Programme (2014-2020).