Hagenberg CampusInformatics, Communications and Media

Biomedical Informatics Master's Degree Programmes, full-time

In-depth know-how in software development & data science for biomedical research

Dedicated software is a key component in many health-related areas, such as DNA analysis, cancer research, virtual surgery and data mining in health databases. Applications in these areas require expertise in biomedical informatics, especially large-scale software architectures. Our full-time Master’s degree programme majors on biomedical know-how and software development while also expanding methodological and scientific skills. It equips students with this unique combination of skills, qualifying them to take on lead positions in the healthcare sector, molecular-biological and pharmaceutical research, and IT in general. Students can choose to specialise further in medical informatics or bioinformatics by selecting from a range of elective modules.

Note for applicants: The main language of tuition on this study programme is German, although some modules may be offered in English.

Essential Information

Master of Science in Engineering (MSc)

4 semesters (120 ECTS)

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Admission requirements:
Completion of at least a 6 semester specialised relevant Bachelor’s degree, or comparable higher education at university level.
Good proficiency in German. 

Apply by 31 August at the latest (www.fh-ooe.at/application). Admission subject to study place availability. Apply early to secure your place!

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Information about tuition fees and ÖH contribution


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

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

Programme Administration:
Cordula Mitterbauer

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