University of Applied Sciences Wiener Neustadt

Wiener Neustadt, Austria
The University of Applied Sciences Wiener Neustadt, is a regionally anchored institute of higher education offering broad, future oriented, innovative and qualitative high class education and research programmes. Quality is the measure of our educational activities. We therefore fulfil our core duties and responsibilities combining appropriate seriousness and reliability with high standards of competency and long experience.

About

History

20 years ago, the first University of Applied Sciences in Austria opened its doors. This year the University of Applied Sciences Wiener Neustadt (FHWN) celebrates its 20th anniversary.

Education

The high quality of our teaching is the basis of our success and that of our students. We ensure this quality through qualified lecturers and by actively supporting students’ self dependent academic development.

The strength of our educational training lies in the combination of economically based, research conducted and practically oriented teaching. Our students can be sure that that their educational training contains all of these elements, is equivalent to highest academic standards and takes into account job market as well as self employment challenges.

Research

Research and Development are key factors for the creation of innovation and structuring of the future. As one of Austria’s TOP educational facilities, research and development activities at the University of Applied Sciences Wiener Neustadt (FHWN) are an essential and real life part of education.

From the beginning, and in cooperation with numerous partners from the business and industrial world, student run projects have been successfully implemented. For this purpose, within the university building as well as at its own research company FOTEC state of the art equipped rooms, laboratories and infrastructure are provided.

Career

The University of Applied Science Wiener Neustadt was the first University of Applied Science in Austria. It currently offers approximately 3.500 study places in the areas of Business, Engineering, Health, Security and Sport at the Campuses Wiener Neustadt, Wieselburg, Tulln and Rudolfinerhaus Wien.

The University of Applied Sciences Wiener Neustadt (FHWN) is also an important innovation partner for Business and Engineering. By means of applied research and development as well as technology and knowledge transfer it is in constant dialogue with the business world.

Master's Programmes

Engineering & Technology (2)
Business & Management (1)
Computer Science & IT (1)
Medicine & Health (1)

Many organisations offer scholarships or grants. Some of these might help you to study for a Master at University of Applied Sciences Wiener Neustadt!

Services

Student services

The central task of our department is the coordination of all FH WN international relations, the establishment and maintenance of the partner network, providing advice and support of incoming and outgoing students and teachers and employees with regards to mobility and the planning and implementation of all international activities.

For general information about the University of Applied Sciences Wiener Neustadt please contact the Infocentre.

Housing services

Miscellaneous accommodation facilities are available for students around the University of Applied Sciences Wiener Neustadt. There are low-cost accommodation possibilities, specifically designed for the requirements of students: in the student residential house of the "Fachhochschul-Immobiliengesellschaft" and in the equally nearby "WIHAST" student residential house.

Library services

The University of Applied Sciences Wr.Neustadt’s library is the largest scientific library within southern Lower Austria and may be visited and used in-house by everyone interested. Students, graduates, lecturers and employees of our university, as well as students of other universities are authorized to borrow books and other media.

Student Life

Campus life

The university city of Wiener Neustadt with over 40.000 inhabitants is situated just 35 minutes by car from Vienna, near the border of Burgenland. As a young and modern city, Wiener Neustadt has a lot to offer its inhabitants and visitors.

  • Campus Wiener Neustadt
  • Campus Wieselburg
  • CampusTulln

In addition to an excellent academic education, the campus life plays an important role for students. This includes entertainment, various leisure time facilities, sports, a trendy gastronomy and a rich cultural offer as well as shopping opportunities and relaxing zones.

Sports facilities

  • Swimming
  • Fencing
  • Climbing
  • Get Fit with smoveys
  • Fit Body Training
  • Archery
  • "HELFER"
  • Soccer
  • Basketball
  • Krav Maga

The Global Study Awards

Together with the ISIC Association and British Council IELTS, StudyPortals offers you the chance to receive up to £10000 to expand your horizon and study abroad. We want to ultimately encourage you to study abroad in order to experience and explore new countries, cultures and languages.

Wiener Neustadt, Austria