Hagenberg CampusInformatics, Communications and Media

Medical and Bioinformatics Bachelor's Degree Programme, full-time

Combined expertise in informatics, data science & life sciences

Information technology today covers all aspects of the best healthcare provision. It has a crucial role in identifying the causes of illness, developing new drugs, and improving medical interventions. Graduates of our full-time degree programme will be equipped to develop and deploy software medical doctors and molecular biologists need to fulfill highly complex tasks. Expertise in informatics, data science, life sciences etc. is highly sought after worldwide, not only in the health sector, the pharmaceutical industry and molecular-biological research, but also across the IT sector. After their first year, students choose to specialise in either medical informatics or bioinformatics.

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

Degree:
Bachelor of Science in Engineering (BSc)

Duration:
6 semesters (180 ECTS)

Annual intake:
30

Mode of study:
Full-time

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, plus interest in IT and technology, interdisciplinary thinking, excellent communication skills and team spirit. 

Application:
Online or in writing by 31st August at the latest.
www.fh-ooe.at/application

Consecutive Master's Degree Programme:
Biomedical Informatics

Main language of tuition:
German

Tuition fees:
EUR 363.36 per semester + ÖH (Austrian Student Union) contribution for students from EU and EEA countries.
EUR 726.72 per semester + ÖH (Austrian Student Union) contribution for students from non-member states , scholarships available.

Contact

Head of Studies:
FH-Prof. DI Dr. Karin Pröll

Academic Coordinator:
FH-Prof. DI Dr. Herwig Mayr

Programme Administration:
Gerda Fichtinger

University of Applied Sciences Upper Austria
School of Informatics, Communications and Media
Softwarepark 11
4232 Hagenberg/Austria
Phone: +43 5 0804 22700
Email: mbi@fh-hagenberg.at 
Web: www.fh-ooe.at/mbi