Upper Austria is the nation's leading state for mechanical and plant engineering. Many of these regionally-located companies are among the global leaders in their industry. The JKU has developed close working relationships with many of these well-known, internationally active companies, especially since creating the Mechatronics degree program at the JKU. Students can find a very active field for internships and professional activities designed to advance your future career. You are always at the cutting-edge - something that our educational programs at the JKU reflect.