UAS Technikum Wien (Vienna)

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With around 9,000 graduates so far and roughly 4,000 students, the University of Applied Sciences Technikum Wien is Austria’s largest purely technical university of applied sciences. The educational offerings consist of 13 bachelor’s and 18 master’s degree programmes, which are offered as full-time, part-time and/ordistance study programmes. Eight degree programmes are taught in English. The educational offerings are based on a solid scientific foundation and are also practice-oriented. At the UAS Technikum Wien emphasis is not only placed on providing a high-quality technical education but also on subjects with a focus on business and personal development. Close ties and collaborations with business and industry give students and graduates excellent career opportunities. The combination of theory and practicalapplication is of central importance in bothresearch and instruction.

Faculties and programmes

Business & Mechanical Engineering | Computer Science & Information Systems | Electronics & Communication Systems | Energy & Environment | Medicine, Sports & Healthcare


We are a technical institution of higher learning and we educate people in engineering degree programmes. We place great emphasis on combining technical content with subjects focusing on business and personal development as well as on refining our educational offerings in order to increase their level of quality and broaden their international scope. Currently there are one bachelor’s and four master’s degree programmes entirely in English. In addition, all degree programmes of the UAS Technikum Wien offer selected classes in English. The research and development activities at the UAS Technikum Wien have grown significantly in recent years and currently concentrate on our research focuses:

  • Embedded Systems & Cyber-Physical Systems
  • Renewable Urban Energy Systems
  • Secure Services, eHealth & Mobility
  • Tissue Engineering & Molecular Life Science Technologies
  • Automation & Robotics

The UAS Technikum Wien was founded in 1994 and in 2000 it became the first institution in Vienna to receive the status of a university of applied sciences. It became a member of the European University Association (EUA) in 2012 and is also a network partner of FEEI – Association of the Electrical and Electronics Industries. The operator of the UAS Technikum Wien is the University of Applied Sciences Technikum Wien Association. The association bears overall financial and legal responsibility for the university of applied sciences and is also responsible for the strategic development and the operational management of the institution as well as for raising the public’s awareness of the institution.