University of Applied Sciences Wiener Neustadt

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As the largest university of applied sciences in Lower Austria and as one of the top internationally networked educational institutions in the country the University of Applied Sciences (UAS) Wiener Neustadt stands for perspectives through applied learning. Our practice-oriented education combines scientific know-how with practical projects to equip our students with a wide range of competencies required for a successful professional career. This also ensures that our graduates are competitive in the global job market. In the 2015 Universum Talent Research study the UAS Wiener Neustadt was ranked top for employability and noted for excellent job prospects, especially with regard to the graduates’ ability to apply the acquired skills directly on the job.

Faculties and programmes

Faculties. Business | Engineering | Health | Sports | Security
Bachelor’s degree programmes. Business Consultancy | Business Consultancy International (English) | Product Marketing & Project Management | Biotechnical Processes | Business Engineering | Computer Science | Mechatronics / Microsystems Engineering | Biomedical Science | General Health Care and Nursing | Health Care and Nursing | Occupational Therapy | Radiological Technology | Speech Therapy | Training & Sports | Police Leadership
Master’s degree programmes. Business Consultancy | Business Consultancy International (English) | Consumer and Marketing Research | E-Commerce* | Eco Design | Entrepreneurship & Applied Management | Food Product Development & Resource Management | Green Marketing | Product Marketing & Innovation Management | Sales Management for Technical Products & Services | Aerospace Engineering (English) | Biotechnical Processes | Business Engineering | Computer Science | Mechatronics | MedTech (English) | Renewable Energy Systems & Energy Management | Training & Sports | Strategic Security Management |
*Subject to accreditation by AQ Austria


The network of the university extends beyond the four campuses to its own research subsidiary, FOTEC, where research & development projects are realised. The UAS Wiener Neustadt is an important innovative business partner. Through its applied research & development as well as its transfer of technology & knowledge the UAS Wiener Neustadt is at the forefront of developments in the economy & industry. The university cooperates with approximately 95 partner universities from around the world. This offers students the opportunity to spend a semester abroad to further their studies or undertake an internship. Through its strong network with (inter)national partners in business, industry & research students are provided with valuable contacts when launching a professional career. The programmes "Business Consultancy International", "AerospaceEngineering" & "MedTech" are taught entirely in English& therefore enhance international connections. Exchange students are integrated into university life through extensive social events & are offered academic counselling & organisation of accommodation by the International Office.