Higher education in Austria

Austria Higher Edu

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The cost of studying at universities in Austria from 363 to 726 euros / semester


Part of the higher education programs in Austria are taught in English


70 Austrian universities offer over 2 higher education programs 


What you should know about higher education in Austria

Degree types: Bachelor's, Master's, PhD

Language of study:  German, with a small number of programs in English

Registration deadlines for the program:  set by each university individually

Tuition: for Russian citizens, education is paid, but inexpensive: 726.72 euros per semester - for students without the right to reside, 363.36 euros - for holders of documents confirming the right to reside. Additionally, students are required to pay 17.5 euros - membership fees of the student union. 

Employability of graduates: diplomas from Austrian universities are recognized by employers all over the world, however, not all graduates have the right to stay to work in Austria after completing their studies. In each case, the graduate must refer to the site http://www.migration.gv.at/


Higher education levels in Austria

 Bachelor's program 

 Master / PhD 

 MBA in Austria

Undergraduate (Bachelor) - this is the first stage of higher professional education and is basic; duration of study - 3 years. Magistracy (Master) - This is the second stage of higher education, the duration of study is 2 years.

Graduate School (PhD) - Candidate of Sciences, duration of study - 3 years. 

Master of Business Administration (MBA) - professional qualification degree in the field of management.
In Austria, there are several universities that offer education in English: 

<br>• IMC-FH Krems, programs:

Tourism Management - €3900 per semester

Medical and Pharmaceutical Biotechnologies - €4500 per semester

Commercial Management - €3900 per semester

<br>• Lauder Business School

International Management - €363,36 per semester

<br>• Fachhochschule Wiener Neustadt

Aerospace Technology - €363,36 per semester

International business consulting - €363,36 per semester

<br>• Management Center Innsbruck

Business and Management - €5000 per semester

<br>•  FH Oberosterreich

Marketing and International Trade - €363,36 per semester

Entry requirements vary.

University Application

Deadline: until September 1 - for the winter semester, and until February 1 - for the summer semester

Required documents for admission to the Master's and Postgraduate studies:
1. Passport
2. Documents on education (you need to provide one of the documents listed below)
For admission to the master's program: a bachelor's degree or equivalent in a specialty that coincides with or is adjacent to the specialty of a master's degree.
For admission to the doctoral program: a master's degree or a diploma in a specialty that is the same or related to the specialty of the doctoral program.

Special requirements: proof of the possibility of obtaining a similar education in Russia with an existing certificate of secondary education - you must pass the entrance exams and be enrolled in a university in Russia or in the country where your diploma was issued. To continue studying in Austria, you need to prove the ability to study in the country where the previous education documents were issued.

Knowledge of German: proof of knowledge of the German language is usually required. They may be:
- High school diploma including at least 4 years of German.
- Diploma confirming the level of German proficiency or similar document

Previous education: if you have previously studied at a foreign university, upon admission to an Austrian university, you must provide an academic certificate, diploma or certificate of previous education.

Features of MBA programs in Austria:

Cost: from 7800 - 45000 per program (depending on the duration and format of the program - full-time / part-time / distance learning
Duration of study: 1-2 years

Admission conditions vary depending on the university and program:

• bachelor's/specialist diploma 
• work experience in a related specialty from 2x years
• recommendations
• good knowledge of English (TOEFL iBT from 89+, from IELTS - 6.5+)


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