Study Engineering at LIT at the JKU.

Will your first car be a self-driving vehicle? Will the car parts be made out of recycled plastic? Will you advance technology that can deliver twice as much energy and require far fewer resources?

The challenges we will face in the future demand outstanding engineers! Apply now and enroll in an engineering program at the JKU’s Linz Institute of Technology (LIT)!

Start Your Studies in Engineering Now - Decide on Your Focus Later

Mechanical engineering, electronics and information technology, mechatronics… Can't decide? No problem! All of the students enrolled in one of these undergraduate degree programs in engineering complete the first year together. This means you enroll to study and during your first year, you will learn about various areas in the field of engineering. After the first year, you can declare your major to pursue the degree that best suits you!

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Study at the Linz Institute of Technology (LIT)

The Linz Institute of Technology (LIT) serves as a hub for JKU researchers, faculty members, and students from across disciplines to come together and support technological advancements. The LIT draws on support provided by internationally active partners in the business community and in industry. Learning and research are seamlessly integrated at the LIT: JKU scholars and scientists share their expertise with students, enabling students to directly contribute to research in the form of real-world, hands-on experience. All of the JKU's departments, particularly at the Faculty of Engineering & Natural Sciences, work together at the LIT.

Gebäudeansicht LIT Open Innovation Center

Earning an Academic Degree without a "Matura" Diploma - How?

Did you know that you can enroll at the university to pursue an academic degree without holding a qualifying school-leaving certificate? The university enrollment eligibility examination, for example, prepares you to pursue a specific academic degree program or courses in a certain degree program - without even holding a school-leaving certificate. Learn more now!

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Student Housing at the JKU Campus

Your home away from home. Student dorms or shared flats - learn more about student housing options here.

Recreation at the JKU Campus

Cafés, the university cafeteria, beach volleyball courts, fitness studio, shopping - everything you need on a daily basis, plus recreational activities on campus.
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