FH Salzburg

Academic Course for the Scientific Qualification of Registered Nurses

  • Fachhochschulzertifikat
  • Extra occupational
  • German
  • 2 Semester
  • Campus Urstein
  • 24 Places
Application period
from 01.06.2021 to 10.12.2021

The two-semester course trains you as an academic expert in nursing and gives you the opportunity to then apply for the Bachelor programme in nursing (entry into the 6th semester) and to subsequently acquire a Bachelor degree. (Language of instruction: German).

We also teach you additional skills, especially in the scientific field, providing you with a wider knowledge base for your career. You learn to research the relevant literature and to assess and use it for the benefit of patients on the basis of the best possible evidence.

Focus of the programme

  • In-depth knowledge about the nursing process and nursing diagnosis
  • Combination of nursing process knowledge with scientific skills
  • Evidence-based practice
  • Health promotion and prevention
  • Organisational theory

As a graduate of the programme, you can apply to enter the 6th semester of the Bachelor programme in nursing and subsequently acquire a Bachelor degree. You are trained to per-form tasks involving the implementation of new findings in the field of nursing and are taught in-depth supplementary knowledge in the fields of health promotion and prevention and the nursing process and nursing diagnosis.


Start of studies:
Summer semester

Study information days:
Open House 11.03.2022

Tuition fee:
2400 Euro per semester (in total 4800 Euro) + ÖH-fee

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