FH Campus Wien

Functional Safety for Automotive ISO 26262

  • Academic Safety Engineer
  • Extra occupational
  • English
  • 2 semesters
  • Vienna
  • 20 study places
Application period
from 01.10.2022 to 09.07.2023

Are you interested in the technology of autonomous and automated driving? This is unthinkable without safety. Because vehicle systems, from the individual control unit to the complete vehicle, are becoming more and more complex. That is why the automotive industry is looking for engineers with safety knowledge to cope with this enormous technological complexity. This academic course in cooperation with the Budapest University of Technology and Economics (TU Budapest) deals with safety and systems engineering, risk management, project and process management, automotive-specific framework conditions as well as norms and standards, in particular the standard ISO 26262.

What we offer you

FH Campus Wien has been successfully providing practice-oriented training and further education in the field of functional safety and system safety since 2010. With the academic course Functional Safety for Automotive ISO 26262, newly developed in cooperation with TU Budapest, we are closing a gap the educational landscape.

What makes this degree program special

  • Safety is a future market with good earning potential
  • Safety standards, technologies, life cycle from the concept through tests to disposal especially for the automotive industry
  • Joint know-how transfer between the VISSE of FH Campus Wien and the Department of Automotive Technologies of TU Budapest
  • Practice-oriented projects from planning to realistic tests at the ZalaZone Proving Ground of TU Budapest

Entry requirements

Bachelor's degree in a technical subject or completion of an equivalent OR higher technical degree at post-secondary or tertiary educational institution in technology and natural sciences (at least 25 ECTS) or management (at least 3 ECTS) OR Completion of a five-year technical college (HTL) and at least five years of relevant professional experience


Application mode:
Online application

Application time:
1 October 2022 to 9 July 2023

Appointment for the admissions process:
The dates for the selection procedure will be announced in time.

Admission procedure:
Online application and admission interview

Start of studies:
Winter semester

Study information days:
Online-Infosessions for prospective students at https://www.fh-campuswien.ac.at/en/studies/online-infosessions.html

Tuition fee:
One payment EUR 9.900,- + ÖH premium per semester

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