Conference VenueFH Upper Austria, Wels Campus, School of Engineering and Environmental Sciences

School of Engineering and Environmental Sciences in Wels - Founded in 1994, the Wels Campus of the University of Applied Sciences Upper Austria is home to the Faculty of Engineering and Environmental Sciences. With its focus on Engineering, Environmental Sciences and Business Studies, it offers students a practical and well-rounded education as well as the opportunity to work hand-in-hand alongside major industries in the region. In 2005 it celebrated the opening of a new main building, making it one of the most modern and best-equipped universities in Austria. The Federal State of Upper Austria and the city of Wels have invested around €50 mil. to provide its prestigious faculty with state-of-the-art teaching facilities and laboratories. All of the more than 15 programmes are designed to provide graduates with a comprehensive university education that enables them to succeed on the labour market. The contents of the programmes directly reflect the increasing demand of industry for engineers with cutting-edge and practice-orientated knowledge.