FH Upper AustriaUniversity of Applied Sciences


Research & Development

This group focuses on scientific staff members of HEI who deal with the preparation and administration of research projects.

Workshops we have prepared within this group are:

  • Science Communication
  • Proposal Writing: Exchange of Experiences
  • Greater Insights into our International Research Activities


Workshops in this focus group will be interesting for colleagues working in Marketing departments of HEIs. 

Workshop within this group will be:

  • International Student Recruiting
  • Alumni & Career Services
  • Universities Using Social Media

Study Programme Administration

This focus group is open for all colleagues who work in general administration departments of HEIs, such as admissions, registrar, student services/counselling  or dean's office.

Workshops within this group will deal with the following topics:

  • International Student Recruiting
  • How international is my Job?
  • Challenges working with students

International Relations

The programme in this focus group will include topics that are relevant for International Office staff members working with student and staff exchanges.

Workshop for this group include:

  • International Student Recruiting
  • Motivating Students to Study Abroad
  • Current and Future Challenges for Internationalization

General Programme

This part of the programme will be held commonly for all STW participants and will include:

  • Introduction to Austrian Culture
  • Intercultural Communication
  • German Language Crash-Course
  • Cultural Excursion (optional)

Here you can download the current programme for our International Staff Training Week (STW): Programme-Online