FH Salzburg


  • BSc
  • Full-time
  • German
  • 6 semesters
  • Urstein Campus, Salzburg Campus
  • 12 places - every 3 years (next start 2024/25)

Orthoptists are highly sought after specialists in ophthalmology, focussing on the eye and the central visual system. Together with ophthalmologists, they diagnose and treat vision disorders, strabismus, and eye movement disorders. As part of our highly practical Orthoptics degree, 12 students are given the opportunity every three years to specialise in the exciting field of ophthalmology.

Entry requirements

Secondary education certificate, University entrance qualification or relevant profes-sional qualification with additional examinations


Application time:
next study start 2024/25

Appointment for the admissions process:
Please note the current application and submission deadlines on the FH Salzburg website

Admission procedure:
1) Online application at the FH Salzburg website, 2) Standardised PC potential test at the FH Salzburg, 3) Assessment and Admission interview

Start of studies:
Winter-semester - all three years (next start 2024/25)

Study information days:
Online Info-Sessions May 23rd to 25th, 2023

Tuition fee:
363 Euro per semester + ÖH-fee

during the whole study-time (1165 hours)

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