Energy consumption is rising worldwide. Sustainability is the key in the future, especially when it’s a matter of the use and consumption of energy. This degree programme is all about the efficient and sustainable production, storage and use of energy (for electricity supply and heating). Photovoltaics, solar heat, hydro- and wind power, biomass and the improvement of the efficiency of industrial processes, production plants and buildings are the focus of the degree programme. Ecological, energy-efficient building, heating and cooling complete the fields of study.
- 6 Semester
- Wels Campus
- 32 Places
General university entrance qualification, Preparatory course for university acceptance or study preparatory programme at the Upper Austria University of Applied Sciences
For EU citizens: Application for the year 2023/24 online until 30.06.2023
Appointment for the admissions process:
after the closing dates for applications
aptitude test and interview
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.
Work Placement/Internship: Min. 10 week project in industry or a research organisation
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