Future experts of care

Primary Nursing: Get ready for the ever-changing challenges of nursing. Recognize opportunities in the health sector and act as a change agent in healthcare facilities. We teach and broaden our competences: from research, ethical decision-making, clinical and professional leadership to interdisciplinarity, consultation and counseling to coaching and leadership.

target group

They want to face the challenges of health care, such as the growth of chronic diseases and multi-morbidity, growing economic pressures on hospitals, nursing services and medical practices, and the advancing digitization. You are not afraid to review existing work processes and task assignments, to strive for maximum process optimization as well as to increase efficiency and efficiency or to design interface management.

career paths

Depending on the respective occupational role, as a practitioner you can maintain specific patient populations with complex care needs or, as a researcher, carry out the development of clinical guidelines and standards in a specialist area. With the master's program ANP you also have the opportunity to complete an additional module in Nursing Management (which is the same as in § 26). This additional module enables you to take on strategic and operative tasks at all levels of care management in the intramural area.

Details about the study

You can contribute your in-depth and advanced expertise in nursing core competencies in both the intramural and extramural areas. A special focus is on the primary care of the population and therefore also on use in primary care units. They are capable of mastering the new challenges of nursing development.


In accordance with the mission statement of "Primary Nursing", you, as a graduate of this Master's degree program, independently assume responsibility for patients. The core or competence areas that you acquire are:

  • Research and nursing practice
  • Specialized clinical nursing practice
  • Nursing practice and leadership

At a glance
  • Duration: 2 years / 4 semesters
  • Format: Extra-occupational
  • Lecture Language: German
  • Degree: Master of Science in Health Studies (MSc)
  • Start of study: every year in September
  • Tuition: € 363.36 per semester for EU / EEA nationals,
    € 4900 for non-EU / EEA nationals

For more details too

  • Entry requirements,
  • Admission procedure,
  • Dates and deadlines and
  • online application

we refer to our website www.fh-krems.ac.at .

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Last updated September 26, 2018
This course is Campus based
Start Date
Sep 2019
4 semesters
363 EUR
EUR 363.36 per semester for EU / EEA members, Switzerland, or a country for which the group of persons. EUR 4,900 per semester for non-EU members.
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Start Date
Sep 2019
End Date
Aug 31, 2021
Application deadline

Sep 2019

Application deadline
End Date
Aug 31, 2021

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