Master Course on Addiction Counselling and Prevention

Continuing Education Course
  • Qualification awarded:
    Master of Science in Addiction Counselling and Prevention (MSc)
  • Duration:
    4 semesters, 40 credit hours (=750 teaching units)
  • Organisational form:
    part-time programme
  • Language of instruction:
  • Places per year:
  • Course fees:
    EUR 8,800 + ÖH contribution + travel expenses for trips
  • Start of course:
  • Location:
    Vienna (Bildungshaus Hilfswerk, Schottenfeldgasse 29, 7. district), St. Pölten UAS
  • Trainer:
    Kurt Fellöcker
  • To register please e-mail:

Graduates are qualified for executive positions and in their master thesis they have proven their ability to examine questions of professional development and of complex correlations in addiction research, and to derive therefrom conceptual conclusions.

Research at the Department of Social Sciences

The Ilse Arlt Institute at the St. Pölten UAS bundles and organises research and development activities of relevant subjects around the study programmes Social Sciences.