Wels Campus is the School of Engineering of the University of Applied Sciences Upper Austria. Student from partner universities of Wels Campus are welcome to apply for a semester or two of exchange at the School of Engineering. If you are interested in exchange to another Campus of the FH Upper Austria please refer to the general information for exchange students.
If you intend to come study in Upper Austria for an entire Bachelor's or Master's degree, please see the pages for degree-seeking students.
You can find further useful information for international students in the Guide for Incoming Students.

Welcome Week

The International Office at Wels Campus organises a Welcome Week the week before the official semester start. Participation in this week is mandatory for all exchange students at Wels Campus as well as for international students of the English-taught degree programmes "Automotive Mechatronics & Management", "Electrical Engineering", "Innovation and Product Management", "Sustainable Energy Systems" as well as for students from the International Foundation Programme.

  • Winter Semester 2022/23: 19 - 23 Septembr 2022
  • Summer Semester 2023: 20 - 24 February 2023

Recommended Arrival Dates

Please note that student residences are closed during semester break. We therefore recommend the following dates for arriving in time for Welcome Week:

  • Winter Semester 2022/23: 12 - 16 September 2022
  • Summer Semester 2023: 15 - 17 February 2023