Carinthia University of Applied Sciences

Campus Fachhochschule Kärnten © CUAS/Helge Bauer

The CUAS – Carinthia University of Applied Sciences – was founded in 1995 and has five locations in Carinthia: Feldkirchen, Klagenfurt, Spittal/Drau and Villach. With its 4 different schools the CUAS currently offers more than 30 degree programmes. It is our mission to offer excellent career opportunities to our graduates. This is possible through intensive, practice-oriented studies with close academic support and mentoring. Our students enjoy the advantages of studying at a well-established and reputable academic institution in a young and dynamic setting. The CUAS is an internationally oriented university well-grounded in a high-profile business and social environment. Our academic programmes offer fuel for the mind: multifacet ededucational content and research with state of-the-art facilities. The intensive and demanding academic programmes at the CUAS are balanced by numerous social events and highquality recreational opportunities.

Faculties and programmes

Civil Engineering & Architecture | Engineering & IT | Health Sciences & Social Work | Management


The Carinthia University of Applied Sciences offers its students small, very well-supervised centres which are individually tailored to the needs of the respective study courses and promote direct contact between teachers and students. Lecturers from the economy and industry provide interdisciplinary, internationally oriented training at the highest level. The degree programmes at the CUAS are designed to prepare students for a successful future. Studying and living in Carinthia offers a lot of cultural and sports events. You can take part in a great variety of leisure activities while enjoying an excellent quality of living throughout your studies. Each of the sites of the CUAS has its advantages – life is worth living in Carinthia!