Dedicated software is a key component in many health-related areas, such as DNA analysis, cancer research, virtual surgery and data mining in health databases. Applications in these areas require expertise in biomedical informatics, especially large-scale software architectures. Our full-time Master’s degree programme majors on biomedical know-how and software development while also expanding methodological and scientific skills. It equips students with this unique combination of skills, qualifying them to take on lead positions in the healthcare sector, molecular-biological and pharmaceutical research, and IT in general. Students can choose to specialise further in medical informatics or bioinformatics by selecting from a range of elective modules.
Data Science and Engineering
- 4 Semester
- Hagenberg Campus
- 15 Places
Completion of at least a 6 semester specialized relevant Bachelor’s degree or comparable higher education at university level
Appointment for the admissions process:
after the closing dates for applications
Start of studies:
Study information days:
For students from EU and EEA countries: EUR 363.36 per semester + ÖH (Austrian Student Union) contribution For students from non-member states: EUR 726.72 per semester + ÖH (Austrian Student Union) contribution. Merit-based scholarships are available.
Anyone who studies at Austria’s largest and, in terms of research, strongest university of applied sciences has no need to worry about his or her future. The FH Upper Austria’s schools in Hagenberg, Linz, Steyr and Wels offer 60 Bachelor’s and Master’s degree programmes to choose from. With practice-oriented contents and job prospects that are more than promising, the FH Upper Austria is internationally orientated to enable its graduates to meet global challenges. The FH Upper Austria in figures:
60 degree programmes (29 Bachelor’s degree programmes – 31 Master’s degree programmes) thereof 10 are taught entirely in English plus more than 300 modules taught in English
340 research projects currently in progress