Hagenberg CampusInformatics, Communications and Media

Communication and Knowledge Media Bachelor's Degree Programme, full-time

Know-how for corporate/online communications, web development, e-learning etc.

The Internet offers endless possibilities for communication, networking and collaboration – anywhere, anytime, whether for personal or professional purposes. The big challenge facing companies – as well as individual users – is choosing which of the huge range of technologies and platforms suits the user best. Our full-time, interdisciplinary degree programme focuses on the technical and creative imperatives for the most efficient exploitation of new media. Students will be equipped with the technical and creative skills, including knowledge of the social sciences, to act as experts on digital communications). Graduates with such expertise are highly sought after in a wide range of areas, including corporate communications, online marketing, media and web design, web programming, further education and e-learning. 

Note for applicants: the main language of instruction is German, although some modules may be offered in English and English language classes are part of the curriculum.

Essential Information

Bachelor of Arts in Social Sciences (BA)

6 semesters (180 ECTS)

Annual intake:

Mode of study:

Admission requirements:
General university entrance qualification, preparatory course for university acceptance or study preparatory programme at the University of Applied Sciences Upper Austria.
Sound knowledge of German.

Online or in writing by 30th June at the latest.

Consecutive Master's Degree Programme:
Communication and Knowledge Media

Main language of tuition:


Head of Studies:
FH-Prof. Mag. Dr. Josef Altmann

Programme Administration:
Elke Ortner

University of Applied Sciences Upper Austria
School of Informatics, Communications and Media

Softwarepark 11
4232 Hagenberg/Austria
Phone: +43 5 0804 22600
Email: kwm@fh-hagenberg.at
Web: www.fh-ooe.at/kwm