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Education & Training

Fachhochschule Kärnten

The Carinthia University of Applied Sciences (FH Kärnten) is a dialogue-oriented institute of higher education that is both rooted in the region and has an international focus, and is a living model of practical relevance. Around 2500 students benefit from a personal environment and enjoy the advantages of small, very well supervised study groups.

Targeted course offerings with approximately 36 degree programs in the four areas of civil engineering & architecture, engineering & IT, health sciences & social work, and management, as well as mandatory internships, prepare students optimally for entering the workforce.

In addition, the FH Kärnten covers a wide range of research topics. In cooperation with partner organizations, technical, economic, and social issues are researched and tested in the field. The research areas are combined in a disciplined and interdisciplinary way and examined thematically in 19 research groups and three research centers - Institute for Applied Research on Ageing (IARA), Institute for Smart Materials (CISMAT)Carinthia Institute for Microelectronics (CIME) and ADMiRE (Additive Manufacturing, intelligent Robotics, Sensors and Engineering) Research Center.


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Students making literatur research in the library of CUAS
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Students present their technical project works
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Students at working on a project
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University of applied sciences College Degree programs Education Bachelor’s degree Master’s degree Research

FH Kärnten facts & figures

part of tpv since: 2001

number of employees full-time
nationalities in the company
campuses Feldkirchen - Klagenfurt (St. Veiterstraße and Primoschgasse) - Spittal - Villach