St. Pölten University of Applied Sciences Back
University accreditation applies to courses from this institution
The St. Pölten UAS provides practice- and achievement-oriented quality university education in the six fields of Media & Economy, Media & Digital Technologies, Informatics & Security, Railway Technologies & Mobility, Health & Social Sciences. In the meanwhile 17 study programmes about 2.300 students are guided through their academic years.
High-performing research UAS
Next to educating the St. Pölten UAS intensely addresses the field of research whose work focuses on the above listed fields of study, including interdisciplinary approaches across departments. Study programmes are in constant exchange with their departments, which continuously develop and realise practical and application-oriented research projects.
Practical research plays an important role as the early involvement of students in research projects with companies is a priority of the St. Pölten UAS. This enables young researchers to gain experience.
Contact to about 100 partner universities is intensely maintained worldwide. Students have the opportunity to spend a semester or placement abroad. More and more lectures are held in English. Due to the close contacts to renowned national and international entrepreneurs as well as the practice-oriented teaching methods numerous placements and job opportunities with optimum career chances have arisen.
Several support institutions of the St. Pölten UAS help students and lecturers answer organisational questions.
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