Information technology today covers all aspects of the best healthcare provision. It has a crucial role in identifying the causes of illness, developing new drugs, and improving medical interventions. Graduates of our full-time degree programme will be equipped to develop and deploy software medical doctors and molecular biologists need to fulfill highly complex tasks. Expertise in informatics, data science, life sciences etc. is highly sought after worldwide, not only in the health sector, the pharmaceutical industry and molecular-biological research, but also across the IT sector. After their first year, students choose to specialise in either medical informatics or bioinformatics.
Medical and Bioinformatics
- 6 Semester
- Hagenberg Campus
- 30 Places
General university entrance qualification, Preparatory course for university acceptance or study preparatory programme at the Upper Austria University of Applied Sciences
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.
one-term internship in a company relevant to your field of study
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