Linz CampusMedical Engineering & Applied Social Sciences

Degree Programmes FH Upper Austria, Linz Campus

The FH Upper Austria, Linz Campus offers degree programmes (bachelor and master) in the fields of Medical Engineering and Applied Social Sciences.

Bachelor


Medical Engineering

Developing light weight structures in automotive or aerospace systems requires the application of innovative design and computation methods. Graduates are able to develop and optimise mechanical systems and components using modern methods, such as simulation, 3D design, bionics etc.   more
  • Full-time
  • Engineering
  • Life Sciences

Human Services Management and Public Management

This degree programme qualifies graduates to work in the social sector. They work in leading positions in social enterprises where they take on responsibilities in HR and development, controlling, organisational development, resource management, project management, quality management, marketing & PR, product development and contract management.   more
  • Part-time
  • Social Sciences
  • Economics & Management

Social Work

Professional training in the counselling, guidance and support of people in distress is the focus of the social work programme. This research-based programme includes extensive internships/practica, which may be done abroad. After an introduction to 8 areas of social work, students have the opportunity to specialise starting in the third semester.   more
  • Full-time / Part-time
  • Social Sciences

Master


Healthcare-, Social- and Public Management

Graduates of this programme are qualified for complex management work in the public sector and in the field of social or health services. This course is based on the concept of Services of General Interest developed by the EU, and prepares graduates to assume management positions in government, nonprofit organisations, as well as in consultancies.   more
  • Part-time
  • Social Sciences
  • Economics & Management

Medical Engineering

This programme is an in-depth graduate programme in Medical Engineering with emphasis on medical device and rehabilitation technologies based on current practice. Additional modules, extensive project work and a Master’s thesis complete the requirements of this specialised graduate programme.   more
  • Full-time
  • Engineering
  • Degree Programmes in English
  • Life Sciences

Social Work

The Master’s programme in Social Work is designed for graduates of Universities of Applied Sciences and academies of social work. It is an in-depth, research-based graduate programme in Social Work with a focus on intercultural communication skills, which are essential in all fields of social work due to an increasingly non-homogenous population.   more
  • Part-time
  • Social Sciences

Without A-Levels


International Foundation Programme

In order to make access to studies possible for applicants with yet missing prerequisites, the FH Upper Austria offers a foundation programme for selected study programmes in Engineering or Business. Applicants who lack entrance requirements can acquire the necessary additional qualifications.   more
  • Full-time

Study Preparatory Programme

Prerequisites for people without A-Levels. Training relevant to your chosen degree programme, plus completed pre-entry course for university offered by our University (free of charge). For international applicants: A profound knowledge of German is required.   more
  • Part-time

German Preparation Programme

This preparation programme has been designed for applicants, who do not have the necessary German language skills yet to apply for one of the german-taught degree programmes at University of Applied Sciences Upper Austria. Graduates of this preperation programme have earned the “B2-German” qualification according to the European reference framework which is required to apply for all programmes offered by the University of Applied Sciences Upper Austria.   more
  • Full-time