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Studies Information Fair - SIM

Virtual 2020 SIM.

Due to the coronavirus pandemic, this year's Studies Info Fair took place online!

What can you expect?

Organization

Upper Austrian Government

Office of the Upper Austrian State Government
Directorate of Society, Social Affairs and Health
Department of Social Affairs

E-Mail:

geft.post@ooe.gv.at
 

JKU Linz

Event Mangagement

Opening Remarks

The fair will kick off with opening remarks by Deputy Governor Mag. Christine Haberlander, Univ. Prof. Dr. Meinhard Lukas (Rector of JKU), and Mario Hofer, JKU Austrian Student Union.

 

Individual Walk

An introduction of educational centers, academic advising offices for general educational, universities and universities of applied sciences by means of presentations and image videos.

 

Johannes Kepler University Linz - JKU

Those who have a lot to offer support diversity. And we really like that. That's why there are over 70 different academic degree programs at the JKU, covering a wide range of disciplines and subject areas.

VIRTUAL CAMPUS TOUR

The JKU campus is practical for many reasons, especially not wasting time getting from one place to the other because all of the university's important buildings on campus are close together. Take advantage of the many inviting places to chat or talk with friends and classmates. The JKU campus is also a recreational space, whether it's a Mensa party, playing soccer or enjoying a cup of coffee - you can do it all here.

JKU - Medicine

Study Medicine at the JKU Linz.

The JKU Linz is offering a new kind of medical degree program that is more in line with modern international standards and combining medical expertise from medical schools located in both Linz and Graz. Become a physician of a new generation.

BACHELOR'S DEGREE IN HUMAN MEDICINE
Image Video | See Degree Program Info
 

BACHELOR'S DEGREE IN MEDICAL ENGINEERING
Image Video | See Degree Program Info

JKU - Natural Sciences

Study Natural Sciences at LIT at the JKU Linz.

Can the beat of a butterfly's wing trigger a tornado? Do you love the language of numbers? Did you know that the periodic table of elements is 150 years old and new elements are still being continually discovered?
 

BACHELOR'S DEGREE IN BIOLOGICAL CHEMISTRY
Image Video | See Degree Program Info

 

BACHELOR'S DEGREE IN CHEMISTRY AND CHEMICAL TECHNOLOGY (formerly Technical Chemistry)
Image Video | See Degree Program Info

 

BACHELOR'S DEGREE IN MOLECULAR BIOSCIENCES
Image Video | See Degree Program Info

 

BACHELOR'S DEGREE FUNDAMENTALS OF NATURAL SCIENCES FOR TECHNOLOGY (NASCITEC)
Image Video | See Degree Program Info

 

BACHELOR'S DEGREE IN TECHNICAL MATHEMATICS
Image Video | See Degree Program Info

 

BACHELOR'S DEGREE IN TECHNICAL PHYSICS
Image Video | See Degree Program

JKU - Engineering 

Study Engineering at LIT at the JKU Linz.

Will your first car be able to drive itself? Will its parts be made out of recycled plastics? Will you develop technologies that provide twice as much energy while simultaneously using far fewer resources?
 

BACHELOR'S DEGREE IN ELECTRONIC AND INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Image Video | See Degree Program Info

 

BACHELOR'S DEGREE IN POLYMER ENGINEERING TECHNOLOGIES
Image Video | See Degree Program Info

 

BACHELOR'S DEGREE IN MECHANICAL ENGINEERING !New starting WS 2020/21!
See Degree Program Info

 

BACHELOR'S DEGREE IN MECHATRONICS
Image Video | See Degree Program Info

JKU - Computer Science

Study Computer Sciences at LIT at the JKU Linz.

Have you ever played a board game against an AI opponent? Have you ever traveled into a virtual world? At the JKU campus, you can already experience all of this and more!

BACHELOR'S DEGREE IN ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE !New starting WS 2019/20!
VImage Video | See Degree Program Info

 

BACHELOR'S DEGREE IN COMPUTER SCIENCE
Image Video | See Degree Program Info

JKU - Education

Study Education at the JKU.

Education is the future! This is why JKU - in cooperation with other partner institutions - is committed to a professional teacher education program to train secondary school teachers in general education.

 

BACHELOR'S DEGREE IN TEACHER EDUCATION STUDIES SECONDARY LEVEL (GENERAL EDUCATION)
Image Video | See Degree Program Info

JKU - Social Sciences

JKU - Business & Economics

Study Business and Economics at the JKU.

Globalization, the European Union, and international competition only work when supported by research and education - they are the most vital cornerstones for prosperity and success.
 

BACHELOR'S DEGREE IN BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION  !New beg. WS 2020/21!
Image Video | See Degree Program Info

 

BACHELOR'S DEGREE PROGRAM IN STATISTICS AND DATA SCIENCE (formerly Statistics)
Image Video | See Degree Program Info

 

BACHELOR'S DEGREE PROGRAM IN BUSINESS INFORMATICS
Image Video | See Degree Program Info

 

DIPLOMA DEGREE PROGRAM IN BUSINESS EDUCATION
Image Video | See Degree Program Info

 

BACHELOR'S DEGREE PROGRAM IN BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION !New beg. WS 2020/21!
Image Video | See Degree Program Info

JKU - Law

Study Law at the JKU.

Would you like to help shape the world of tomorrow by becoming a legal expert? Be a part of developing solutions for the increasingly complex coexistence of our society? Then a law degree at the JKU is right for you!
 

DIPLOMA DEGREE, BACHELOR'S DEGREE & MASTER'S DEGREE IN LAW
Image Video | Diploma Degree Program | BA/MA Degree Programs

 

MULTIMEDIA DIPLOMA DEGREE PROGRAM IN LAW
Image Video | See Degree Program Info

JKU - General Info & Academic Advising by the Student Union

TIPS TO CHOOSE A MAJOR & THE JKU AUSTRIAN STUDENT UNION

The JKU Austrian Student Union is the student body at the Johannes Kepler University Linz. Students' interests at the JKU are represented by legally elected representatives.

Intro Video | Austrian Student Union Homepage

JKU - Student Information and Academic Advising Services

A first contact point for prospective students and currently enrolled students.
The Office of Student Information and Academic Advising Services at the Johannes Kepler University Linz is a first point of contact for new and enrolled students who have any general questions about studying at JKU, about how to organize studies, or to clarify anything that may not be clear.

Homepage

JKU - FIT - Women in Engineering

Do you currently attend an upper level AHS or BHS school and don't want to leave your professional future to chance? Are you fascinated by new technologies that incorporate findings in chemistry and physics or would you like to know how mathematics and computer science are applied in the fields of medicine and industry? Then you've come to the right place!

Image Video | Homepage

Universities of Applied Sciences in Upper Austria

Those who earn a degree at Austria's largest and most research-oriented universities of applied sciences do not have to worry about their future. You can choose from over 68 Bachelor's and Master's degree programs at a University of Applied Sciences Upper Austria in Hagenberg, Linz, Steyr, or Wels.

Campus Hagenberg - Computer Science, Communications, Media

Hagenberg has been offering academic degree programs since 1993, making it one of the pioneers among Austria's universities of applied sciences (FHs). The range of educational opportunities for a career in the fields of computer science, communications and media is extensive. Over the years, 21 programs offered by this faculty at the FH Upper Austria have been rated highly as part of Austrian and international rankings.

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AUTOMOTIVE COMPUTING

See Degree Program Info

 

DIGITAL ARTS

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HARDWARE-SOFTWARE DESIGN

See Degree Program Info

 

COMMUNICATIONS, KNOWLEDGE, MEDIA

See Degree Program Info

 

MEDIA TECHNOLOGY AND DESIGN

See Degree Program Info

 

MEDICINE AND BIO-INFORMATICS

See Degree Program Info

 

MOBILE COMPUTING

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SECURE INFORMATION SYSTEMS

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SOFTWARE ENGINEERING

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Campus Linz - Medical Technology, Applied Social Sciences

The departments of "Health, Social and Public Management", "Medical Technology" and "Social Work" provide students with an academic education in management, technology, and services with regard to the professional fields of health and social work. In addition to the educational aspect, the three departments focus on exciting, hands-on applied research aimed at helping to shape our society of tomorrow. Our motto: People are the Focus

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MEDICAL TECHNOLOGY

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PUBLIC MANAGEMENT

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SOCIAL WORK

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SOCIAL MANAGEMENT

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Campus Steyr - Business & Management

In 1995, Steyr offered its first academic degree program and is now one of the pioneers in the university of applied sciences sector. You have choices between designing brands or production processes, developing new management tools, digitalizing transport networks, or staying one step ahead of the competition using Big Data. The Steyr campus offers 12 international, innovative Bachelor's and Master's degree programs to those wishing to take off internationally in the management field and shape the digital world of tomorrow. We focus on Controlling and Finance, Marketing and Sales, Production, Logistics, Digital Business and Process Management, and Business Intelligence. The faculty consists of over 100 professors and research assistants who conduct research and teach as part of the internationally highly-ranked degree programs and research groups.

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CONTROLLING, ACCOUNTING AND FINANCE MANAGEMENT

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GLOBAL SALES AND MARKETING

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INTERNATIONAL LOGISTICS MANAGEMENT

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MARKETING AND ELECTRONIC BUSINESS

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PRODUCTION AND MANAGEMENT

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PROCESS MANAGEMENT AND BUSINESS INTELLIGENCE

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Campus Wels - Technolgy & Applied Natural Sciences

Founded in 1993, the University of Applied Sciences of Upper Austria in Wels is one of the pioneers in the FH sectors, earning a reputation of high renowned by focusing on certain subject areas and conducting highly successful research. The university focuses strongly on R&D in technology and applied natural sciences. The core of research includes Six Centers of Excellence (CoE) or focused areas, making this university one of the strongest and best-equipped faculties in Europe.

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AGRICULTURAL TECHNOLOGY AND MANAGEMENT

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APPLIED ENERGY TECHNOLOGY

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AUTOMATION TECHNOLOGY

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STRUCTURAL ENGINEERING FOR SUPER STRUCTURES

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BIO AND ENVIRONMENTAL TECHNOLOGY

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ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING

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DEVELOPMENT ENGINEER ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING

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INNOVATIONS AND PRODUCT MANAGEMENT

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INTELLIGENT PRODUCTION TECHNOLOGY

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FOOD TECHNOLOGY AND NUTRITION

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LIGHTWEIGHT CONSTRUCTION AND COMPOSITE MATERIALS

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MECHATRONICS/BUSINESS

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PRODUCT DESIGN AND TECHNICAL COMMUNICATION​​​​​​​S

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PROCESS ENGINEERING PRODUCTION

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MATERIAL SCIENCES AND PRODUCTION

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Additional Universities and Colleges in Upper Austria

In addition to educational institutions such as the JKU and the Universities of Applied Sciences in Upper Austria, Upper Austria has much more to offer.

University of Applied Sciences for Health Professions Upper Austria

The University of Applied Sciences for Health Professions Upper Austria locally offers Bachelor's degree programs, Master's degree programs and academic continual education courses specifically for healthcare professions. The programs combine theory, hands-on practice, science and research. The programs are internationally recognized and enable a broad field of activity in the healthcare sector, guaranteeing good job prospects.

BIOMEDICAL ANALYTICS

Intro Video | See Degree Program Info

 

DIETOLOGY

Intro Video | See Degree Program Info

 

ERGOTHERAPY

Intro Video | See Degree Program Info

 

HEALTH AND NURSING

Intro Video | See Degree Program Info

 

MIDWIFERY

Intro Video | See Degree Program Info

 

UNIVERSITY DIDACTICS FOR HEALTHCARE PROFESSIONS (MASTER'S)

Intro Video | See Degree Program Info

 

LOGOPEDICS

Intro Video | See Degree Program Info

 

MANAGEMENT HEALTH PROFESSIONALS (MASTER'S)

Intro Video | See Degree Program Info

 

PHYSICAL THERAPY

Intro Video | See Degree Program Info

 

RADIOLOGY TECHNOLOGY

Intro Video | See Degree Program Info

Catholic Private University of Linz

Our university is a vibrant place of academic reflection. Our courses in theology, philosophy and art encourage and demand critical questioning and independent thinking. Students at the KU Linz are in constant dialogue with faculty members about the philosophical, theological, social and art studies perspectives and challenges of our time.

Intro Video | See Degree Program Info

University of Arts and Industrial Design Linz

The University of Art and Industrial Design Linz (Kunstuniversität Linz) has its institutional and programmatic roots in the City of Linz School of Art first founded in 1947, then elevated to a college in 1973, and finally to a university in 1998. Education, research and artistic development are grouped together around three profile pillars intended to create an increasingly dense network across the entire university: Intermediality, spatial strategies and artistic-scientific research

Intro Video | See Degree Program Info

Anton Bruckner Private University

The Anton Bruckner Private University is one of seven universities of music and performing arts in Austria and one of four universities in Linz. 850 students from all over the world pursue degrees in artistic and artistic-pedagogical education in classes taught by over 200 faculty members.

Intro Video | See Degree Program Info

Sigmund Freud Privat University of Linz

The Sigmund Freud Private University (SFU) has been an officially accredited private university under Austrian law since 2005 and has branches in Vienna, Linz, Paris, Berlin, Milan and Ljubljana.

Intro Video | See Degree Program Info

Private University of Education, Diocese of Linz

The Private University of Education, Diocese of Linz is committed to providing a comprehensive and holistic understanding of education. This kind of an understanding is based on recognition, uniqueness and the unavailability of the person and cannot be grasped solely in the categories of achievement and feasibility. It means education in the sense of a well-founded education, continual education and training as a dialogical process designed to enable and prepare individuals to biographically shape and provide direction as well as to actively take part in a solidary society.

Intro Video | See Degree Program Info

Statements by the Rectorate and Department Heads

A Day at the Private University of Education, Diocese of Linz

What do I like at the Private University of Education, Diocese of Linz?

Upper Austrian University of Education

The Upper Austrian University of Education offers degree programs designed to train teachers for primary and secondary education (in cooperation with eight other universities in Upper Austria and Salzburg). As one of four vocational pedagogical centers in Austria, the PH Upper Austria also offers vocational teacher education courses.

Intro Video | See Degree Program Info

LiLeS - Teacher Education Studies, Secondary Level in Linz

During the 2016/2017 academic year, ten universities in Upper Austria and Salzburg came together to form a regional association under the name "Cluster Mitte" to offer teacher education programs for secondary level, i.e. teaching at AHS, BMHS (HAK, HAS, HLW, HTL), (new) secondary schools (NMS), polytechnic schools and special education schools. The Service Center LiLeS provides support services and academic advising for students interested in becoming secondary school teachers in the Cluster Mitte in Linz.

Intro Video | See Degree Program Info

Educational Centers and General Academic Advising Offices

#IT_rocks – Upper Austria

Diverse, creative, well paid and job security - IT can give you a job with a future. Upper Austria provides outstanding education at HTL & HAK schools, universities and universities of applied sciences - there are many exciting companies looking to hire you.

Intro Video | Homepage

Upper Austrian Chamber of Labour – Educational Guidance & Counseling

Matura - now what?
Passed the Matura! A big step has been taken. The only question is now where to go from here. Whether it is the Matura, Berufsreifeprüfung or evening school, the AK Office of Educational Guidance and Counseling is here for you.

Intro Video | Homepage

 

See Ya Later Guys - I'm Going to Study!

Intro Video

BFI Upper Austria - Studying Part-Time in Austria

We provide reliable advising and counseling services ranging from completing mandatory schooling and programs to become a skilled worker to university studies, contributing significantly to implementing an active labor market policy by offering initial vocational education and qualifications for those in a second educational path.

Intro Video | Homepage

Austrian Military – Jobs with Security

Caritas Schools for Social Care Professions

We bring humanity and charity together with high educational standards, professionalism and a focus on personal development. Our schools offer future-oriented educational programs for people who are professionally and socially committed and want to practice this commitment as a profession. It doesn't matter if you pursue a program right after graduating from school or later because it is never too late to start a career in a socially-oriented profession.

Intro Video | Homepage

Diakoniewerk – Social Professions, FSJ

Giving my life more meaning - Voluntary year of social service / Alternative civil service / Education in social areas

 

Info Material | Homepage

FSJ – Voluntary Year of Social Work in Austria

FSJ is a program for young adults who wish to volunteer their services for a year in order to become involved in social work and discover their capabilities and limits. Volunteers enhance their personal development and take time to learn more about what they really want to do in the future.

Intro Video | Homepage

Youth Services offered by the Upper Austrian Government

The JugendService office provides information and advice to young people from all over Upper Austria. We are happy to answer any questions you may have and talk about different topics and problems with you confidentially and free of charge.

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Colleges in Upper Austria

In Austria, colleges are more of a so-called "supplementary" form of school. In the national school system, colleges are part of the post-secondary or tertiary level and are equivalent to a master school that offers publicly accessible advanced courses over a period of several years or a three-year program for those who work.

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Psychological Counseling Services for Students

The Office of Student Psychological Counseling Services can help you choose a major and start your studies, provides support services in regards to personal development, and provides information for study-related and/or personal problems.

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Studies Information by the Austrian Ministry for Education, Science and Research

Whether you choose to study at a public university, a private university, a university of applied sciences, or at a teacher training college - you can study at any of these universities in Austria and earn an academic degree (Bachelor, Magister, Diplomingenieur, Master, Doctor, PhD).

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Student Dormitories

Help, I need to find an inexpensive apartment! No problem because the JKU can help. There are numerous student dormitories located in close proximity to JKU!

Info about all student dormitories

 

EVANGELISCHES STUDENTENHEIM LINZ „DIETRICH BONHOEFFER“

ESH offers pleasant student living with a modern flair and comfortable environment. We offer single occupancy rooms (with and without kitchen facilities in the room), barrier-free single occupancy rooms, double occupancy rooms, shared flats for 3 people or apartments for 2.

Homepage

 

JULIUS RAAB HEIM LINZ

The Julius-Raab-Heim Linz is about 5 minutes walking distance from the Johannes Kepler University and can currently accommodate about 900 students. The dorm is divided into 2 houses - about 650 in the main building and about 250 in the adjacent building. Students can take the city tram and be in the center of Linz in about 15 minutes.

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STUDENTENHEIM FRANZ JÄGERSTÄTTER (KHG)

The student dormitory Franz Jägerstätter can house 141 students. Our living concept is based on the core values of community, coming together, well-being and personal development as for many, life in our student residences is much more than just living; it is a temporary home.

Intro Video | Homepage

University of Passau

Thanks to outstanding research, strong study environment, and a close international network, the University of Passau enjoys a high level of visibility and has a top reputation as an academic institution located in the heart of Europe. There are many internationally successful high-tech companies as well as a lively young start-up scene. Coupled with a rich culture and Lower Bavarian tradition, Passau is a special place boasting a high quality of life.

Intro Video | See Degree Program Info

Volkshilfe Upper Austria

Volkshilfe is a social organization providing various services throughout Upper Austria.

Intro Video | Homepage

Upper Austrian Economic Chamber - Dual Academy

The Dual Academy is an innovative educational program organized by the Upper Austrian Economic Chamber developed in close cooperation between the local business community and AHS school students. This educational program paves the way to a successful professional future, especially for high school graduates who do not want to immediately pursue an academic degree, but also for students who do not hold a degree, or for those looking to change careers.

Intro Video | Info Material | Homepage

youngCaritas

youngCaritas offers cool activities and your commitment to a good cause is needed. You can make some people's life situation - especially those in need - a little bit easier by reading, walking, collecting food, dancing, building, organizing, talking, and much more.

Intro Video | Info Material | Homepage

Alternative Civil Service - Upper Austrian Government

Alternative civil service is considered a substitute for mandatory military service. This means that it can be completed in place of military service. Alternative civil service is to be performed outside the armed forces. The legal basis is the Civilian Service Act.

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Online Dialogue and Conversations

Johannes Kepler University Linz now available "on demand"

LAW

STEM and MED

SOCIAL SCIENCES & THE JKU IN GENERAL