University of Applied Sciences Upper Austria

Introduction

The University of Applied Sciences Upper Austria is the largest university of applied sciences in Austria and is an integral part of the tertiary education system. The organization is defined by the requirements of regional scientific and research needs. Four locations in Upper Austria’s central area offer innovative and interdisciplinary academic degrees. The university is ambitiously striving to secure a leading position in central Europe with its selected fields of competence. The University of Applied Sciences Upper Austria is a recognized research partner for industry having already achieved nationwide status and is actively involved in co-operations on an international basis.

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Schools/Campuses

  • Informatics, Communication and Media - Hagenberg Campus
  • Applied Health and Social Sciences - Linz Campus
  • Management - Steyr Campus
  • Engineering - Wels Campus
This school offers programs in:
  • English
  • German

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Programs

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MA

Master in Global Sales and Marketing

Campus Full time 4 semesters October 2018 Austria Steyr

Are you interested in the cross-cultural challenges created by the globalisation of the world economy? Are you interested in working in the export sector or would you even like to go abroad and live an international life at least for a few years? Austria’s export economy has succeeded in setting international standards in many fields, notably in industrial plants, machinery and technical goods... [+]

Master in Global Sales and Marketing Are you interested in the cross-cultural challenges created by the globalisation of the world economy? Are you interested in working in the export sector or would you even like to go abroad and live an international life at least for a few years? Austria’s export economy has succeeded in setting international standards in many fields, notably in industrial plants, machinery and technical goods. These global operations generate a high demand for suitably qualified sales and marketing personnel. The Master programme “Global Sales and Marketing” (GSM) trains you to DEVELOP and MANAGE the future Sales, Sales Management and Marketing activities for international companies. The language of tuition is ENGLISH. The "Cross-cultural management and emerging markets center" is also dealing with research projects concerning cross-cultural management. Information Degree: Master of Arts in Business (MA) Duration: 4 semesters (120 ECTS) Annual intake: 35 Organisation: full-time (from wednesday till saturday, allows additional part time work activities); part-time (Friday afternoon and Saturday + one intensive week per year) Admission requirements: Completed Bachelor's or Master's degree with economics and English background. Application: Online by 30th June at the latest. As Non-European Citizen deadline is March 31st! Language of tuition: 100 % English Admission procedures: Interview, Case study, tests Compulsory semester abroad: Opportunity to study at one of our partner universities during the 2nd semester. For the best students we also offer several double degree opportunities. Sales and Sales Management You will be able to conceptualize, evaluate, push forward and control... [-]

MSc

Master in Automotive Mechatronics and Management

Campus Full time 4 semesters October 2018 Austria Wels

Rapid developments in vehicle engineering have led to a merging of the fields of Mechanics, Electronics and Informatics. One cause of this is that vehicles meet customer demands by the optimal interplay of various mechanical and electronic components. Many functions in the areas of comfort, safety and efficiency are only made possible by mechatronic systems. In this context specific expertise in the... [+]

Master in Automotive Mechatronics and Management Rapid developments in vehicle engineering have led to a merging of the fields of Mechanics, Electronics and Informatics. One cause of this is that vehicles meet customer demands by the optimal interplay of various mechanical and electronic components. Many functions in the areas of comfort, safety and efficiency are only made possible by mechatronic systems. In this context specific expertise in the mechatronic disciplines, combined with social- and business economics competences, will be central requirements of future employees and managers in the automotive industry. Precisely these requirements are the focus of the new Master’s degree Automotive Mechatronics and Management. Information Qualification: Master of Science in Engineering (MSc) Duration: 4 semesters (120 ECTS) Places: 15 Mode of study: full-time Entrance requirements: Completed Bachelor’s degree (180 ECTS or equivalent) with Economics or Engineering and English background. Language of tuition: 100% English Focus Vehicle Engineering: vehicle components, drive concepts, road performance Vehicle Mechatronics:, sensors, actuators, signal preparation, system architecture Vehicle Systems: regulation-, safety- and support systems Vehicle Informatics: communication structure, Car2X communication, embedded systems Quality Management: quality planning, quality assurance, quality management systems Management & Law: innovation, market-oriented management, IPR: Intellectual Property Right Business Economics: management, controlling, production economics Social Competence: intercultural-, moderation-, leadership competence Future career This international Master’s programme meets the demand of the motor vehicle industry for engineers who can combine complex individual components into innovative mechatronic systems with improved or completely new functions and in doing so think and act under consideration of... [-]

Master in Innovation and Product Management

Campus Full time 4 semesters October 2018 Austria Wels

Marketplace complexity and dynamics create an environment that increases the uncertainty of innovation activities. Today, if a company wants to be successful in such an environment, it must see uncertainties as opportunities. This can only be achieved by treating innovation as an iterative process. What characterizes such a process of innovation leading to sustainable success? Holistic integration of... [+]

Master in Innovation and Product Management Marketplace complexity and dynamics create an environment that increases the uncertainty of innovation activities. Today, if a company wants to be successful in such an environment, it must see uncertainties as opportunities. This can only be achieved by treating innovation as an iterative process. What characterizes such a process of innovation leading to sustainable success? Holistic integration of marketing, design and technology, combined with strategic thinking is the only way to develop product innovations and services in a sustainable way. This is the main focus of the Master's degree programme "Innovation and Product Management (IPM)". In an interdisciplinary training concept, the various aspects of integrated innovation and product management are taught both theoretically and practically. This programme provides a comprehensive education in Mechatronics, Business Economics and Marketing, complemented by the know-how delivered in two specializations, namely "Product Concept Design" and "Development Process Engineering". It is taught by experienced experts from industry who are up-to-date with the latest trends and developments, ensuring a modern and future-orientated programme. Graduates of IPM are therefore best equipped with the knowledge and skills required to become top managers wherever product development, marketing, design and the customer meet. Information Qualification: Master of Science in Engineering (MSc) Duration: 4 semesters (120 ECTS) Places: 23 Mode of study: full-time Entrance requirements: Completed Bachelor’s degree (180 ECTS or equivalent) with Economics or Engineering and English background. Language of tuition: 100% English Specializations Product Concept Design: Design-centered factors represent in many cases key potential... [-]

Master In Interactive Media

Campus Full time 4 semesters October 2018 Austria Wels

The master's program Interactive Media Provides a widerange of Mainly technical aspects of interactive media, computer games and modern online media. Graduates are equipped with knowledge and skills to professionally implement innovative and complex projects in the media industry. [+]

Master in Interactive Media The master's program Interactive Media Provides a widerange of Mainly technical aspects of interactive media, computer games and modern online media. Graduates are equipped with knowledge and skills to professionally implement innovative and complex projects in the media industry. The study Provides a highly developed part of the project and is Characterized by a very wide range of international standards depth courses Which combine practical elements and theory at a high level. In addition to the practical training Mainly work unabhängig, systematic approach and the development of communication skills are central concerns. Study at UASUA Degree: Master of Science (MSc) Duration: 4 semesters (120 ECTS) Number of students: 24 Organisation form: Full-time Prerequisites: completion of a relevant, at least three-year bachelor's degree or diploma program z. B. from media technology, media, computer science or software engineering with IT-related workout elements amounting to at least 60 ECTS. Good English knowledge. Focus of training The two-year study offers the Following thematic priorities, Which can be Individually combined by assignment of electives: Interactive Media Human-Computer Interaction, Computer Vision, Speech Processing, Cooperative Work Environments, Interactive Installations Games Game Development, Game Engines, Real Time Graphics, Physics Simulation, Artificial Intelligence, Multi-Player Games, Audio Online Media Advanced Web Publishing, Rich Internet Applications, Semantic Web Services / Applications The flexible curriculum Enables therefore a semester abroad at one of our international partner universities. Professional Perspective As a graduate you are a broadly trained media professional with project experience and comprehensive knowledge of detail in... [-]

Master in Sustainable Energy Systems

Campus Full time 4 semesters October 2018 Austria Wels

What does sustainability mean to you? Today, sustainability is the key needed in order to make the necessary improvements in energy supply, and more specifically in terms of energy utilisation and consumption. Natural resources are being depleted and are undergoing more complex procurement procedures, therefore creating the need to have a specialised understanding in the field of... [+]

Master in Sustainable Energy Systems What does sustainability mean to you? Today, sustainability is the key needed in order to make the necessary improvements in energy supply, and more specifically in terms of energy utilisation and consumption. Natural resources are being depleted and are undergoing more complex procurement procedures, therefore creating the need to have a specialised understanding in the field of the sustainable energy systems of tomorrow. Who are we looking for? Are you creatively challenged and looking to change how sustainability affects the global energy market? Do you find yourself thinking outside the “box”, while simultaneously designing a better version of it? Do you have an Engineering or Science background, and are looking to further your education? Are you looking to start a career as an engineering specialist with a highly-sought after international skillset? Come Join Us in Pioneering the Future! Information Qualification: Master of Science in Engineering (MSc) Duration: 4 semesters (120 ECTS) New Admissions: 23 students per year Mode of Study: Full-time Entrance Requirements: Completed Bachelor’s degree in Engineering or technical field; strong English language skills Language of Instruction: 100 % English Start: Programme begins ONLY in September Why study with us? The Master of Sustainable Energy Systems programme is designed to provide students from various engineering disciplines with a deeper understanding on how to develop, plan and market efficient technologies for sustainable energy production and conversion, while also equipping students with the necessary skills in order to become an international engineer. The core of the... [-]

Master

Master in Energy Informatics

Campus Full time 4 semesters October 2018 Austria Hagenberg

Energy is the underlying heartbeat of the global economy – a critical factor in the production of nearly all goods and services in the modern world. Clearly, given the critical role of energy, the driving imperatives in any economy are ensuring security of supply, maintaining competitiveness and overseeing the transition to a low-carbon future... [+]

Master in Energy Informatics Energy is the underlying heartbeat of the global economy – a critical factor in the production of nearly all goods and services in the modern world. Clearly, given the critical role of energy, the driving imperatives in any economy are ensuring security of supply, maintaining competitiveness and overseeing the transition to a low-carbon future. Key requirements in this respect are the strategic management of supply and improving its overall generation and distribution. Impacting on these challenging goals will be a variety of factors, including advances in renewables, e-mobility and green technologies, to name only a few. Managing this changing environment is no easy task. That will require intelligent IT solutions and therefore well-educated IT experts able to design and/or operate future smart grids, smart city infrastructures and enhanced energy supply systems. Energy Informatics (ENI) is the application of information technologies to this highly demanding field. Information Degree: Master of Science in Engineering (MSc) Duration: 4 semesters (120 ECTS) Annual intake: 20 Mode of study: full-time Admission requirements: Completed Master’s or Bachelor’s degree with IT strand worth a minimum of 60 ECTS points, or a similar qualification. Sound knowledge of English. Language of tuition: English Fees: No tuition fees Focus of studies This Master’s degree programme Energy Informatics (ENI) provides technical, business and legal expertise for the development of future energy systems, especially in the areas of: International Energy Makets and Energy Law Processes and Process Modelling International Project Management Systems Engineering Energy generation, distribution and storage... [-]

Master in Mobile Computing

Campus Full time 4 semesters October 2018 Austria Hagenberg

Building on our Bachelor's programme of the same name, our students will get a more in-depth insight of the almost limitless possibilities of a truly global, all-pervasive, mobile computing connectivity. The challenge is adapting ever newer technological applications and environmentally sensitive automated systems across the full spectrum of everyday activities – including sport, medicine and care of the... [+]

Master in Mobile Computing Building on our Bachelor's programme of the same name, our students will get a more in-depth insight of the almost limitless possibilities of a truly global, all-pervasive, mobile computing connectivity. The challenge is adapting ever newer technological applications and environmentally sensitive automated systems across the full spectrum of everyday activities – including sport, medicine and care of the elderly – to create ever more powerful and user-friendly synergies. Taste the future here, now! Note for applicants: the language of instruction in all modules of this Master's degree programme is English. In-depth optional modules that students choose can be in English or in German. Information Degree: Master of Science in Engineering (MSc) Duration: 4 semesters (120 ECTS) Annual intake: 15 Mode of study: full-time Admission requirements: Completed Master’s or Bachelor’s degree with IT focus worth a minimum of 60 ECTS-credits, or comparable higher education at university level. Sound knowledge of English. Focus of studies The Master's degree programme Mobile Computing builds on the Bachelor's degree programme of the same name and continues the tried-and-tested syllabus combination of software development, communications technologies and telecommunication engineering. Therefore all relevant areas of Mobile Computing are covered. The degree programme takes four semesters and allows specialisation in three or more of the following subject areas. Mobile Communication Ubiquitous Computing Mobile Infotainment Mobile Software Techniques Automotive Computing Mobile Games Ambient Assisted Living/Mobile Health Smart Energy Logistics Career profile In each of these focus areas you attend a specific number of core modules... [-]

Contact
Location address
University of Applied Sciences Upper Austria,
Central Administration,
Franz-Fritsch-Strasse 11

Wels, A-4600 AT