Category: Universities in Austria

Paracelsus Private Medical University of Salzburg

The Paracelsus Private Medical University of Salzburg (German: Paracelsus Medizinische Privatuniversität) is a private university in Salzburg, Austria. Organization and financing University management: Rector Herbert Resch Vice Rector Felix Sedlmayer Chancellor Michael Nake Honorary Rector Julian Frick Paracelsus Medical University Salzburg – Private Foundation: Legal entity of the Paracelsus Medical University is the “Paracelsus Medical University Salzburg- Private Foundation.” The tripartite committee reports to the Board of Trustees. Foundation Board:…

Vorarlberg University of Applied Sciences

The FH Vorarlberg (Vorarlberg University of Applied Sciences) in Dornbirn, Austria is a leading Austrian University of applied sciences (see Awards). Its charter is to provide degree programmes with a direct link to work practice. About 1.300 students are currently enrolled in bachelor’s and master’s degrees in the areas of business, engineering, design and the social sciences. FH Vorarlberg enjoys excellent relations with business and industry in Vorarlberg. Many of…

Lauder Business School

Lauder Business School is a business school in Vienna, Austria, operating as a “University of Applied Sciences” in the Austrian education system. Lauder Business School (LBS) was founded in 2003 as a University of Applied Sciences with financial help from Ronald S. Lauder. There are currently 310 students enrolled in the University in one undergraduate and two graduate programs. Lauder Business School institution is a fully recognized and government-funded University…

University of Applied Sciences Technikum Wien

University of Applied Sciences Technikum Wien (German: Fachhochschule Technikum Wien) was founded in 1994 and became Vienna’s first university of applied sciences in 2000. It is the largest technical university of applied sciences in Austria and offers thirteen bachelor’s degree and seventeen master’s degree programs.[1] General information Bachelor’s degree programs: Biomedical Engineering Business Informatics Computer Science Electronic Engineering Electronics and Business Information and Communication Systems and Services International Business and…

Webster University Vienna

Webster Vienna Private University is the Austrian branch of Webster University in St. Louis, USA and is the only American university in Austria. History Webster University was founded in St. Louis, Missouri, USA in 1915. After being impressed by a visit to the Webster Geneva campus, Vienna mayor Leopold Gratz invited Webster University to open a campus in Vienna as the country’s first and only American university beginning in 1981.[2]…

MODUL University Vienna

MODUL University Vienna (MU Vienna) is a private university established in 2007 in Vienna, Austria, focusing on social and economic development, particularly in the areas of tourism, new media information technology, sustainability, business management, and public governance. The university consists of five departments: the Department of New Media Technology, the Department of Public Governance and Sustainable Development, the Department of Tourism and Service Management, the Department of Applied Statistics and…

Sigmund Freud University Vienna

Sigmund Freud University (SFU) is an accredited private university by the Austrian Accreditation Council in August 2005 located in Vienna, Austria. As a university in the field of Human Sciences, SFU specializes in Psychotherapy Science, Psychology, Medicine (since 2015), and Law (since 2016). Professor Alfred Pritz serves as Director of Sigmund Freud University, and Professor Giselher Guttmann serves as Academic Dean. Psychotherapy Science as an academic discipline Sigmund Freud University…

PEF Private University of Management Vienna

PEF Private University of Management was a private university in Vienna, Austria. It had been accredited by the Austrian Accreditation Council in June 2002. It concentrated on master’s programmes in the areas of social and economic science. In 2007, the university was re-accredited until 2014, but closed for economic reasons in March 2012. PEF had offered four programs MBA Intra- and Entrepreneurship MSc Human Resource Management and Organizational Development MSc…

Music and Arts University of the City of Vienna

The Music and Arts University of the City of Vienna (Musik und Kunst Privatuniversität der Stadt Wien (MUK)) in Vienna, Austria, is a university of music and the arts. It was previously (2005−2015) named Konservatorium Wien Privatuniversität (KONSuni, Konservatorium Wien University), and before that Konservatorium Wien (Conservatory of Vienna). It was established in 1938 as Musikschule der Stadt Wien. The school attained university status on 15 June 2005, as a…

University of Veterinary Medicine Vienna

The University of Veterinary Medicine Vienna (German: Veterinärmedizinische Universität Wien – in short: VUW) was founded in 1767 as the world’s third school for veterinary medicine (after Lyon and Alfort) by Milan’s Ludovico Scotti, originally named k. k. Pferde-Curen- und Operationsschule (literally, “Imperial-Royal School for the Cure and Surgery of Horses”). Today, it has c. 2,800 students and c. 600 employees. Spin-offs Since 2002, universities in Austria can found spin-off…