Austria

Business Schools Ranking in Austria

Western Europe


There are 23 public universities in Austria that represent 85% of the students, and 10 private universities. As a whole, these institutions offer over 150 specializations, 30 of which are specific to teaching in a variety of aspects. In the context of the European harmonization of higher education, Austria gradually adopted the LMD (License Master Doctorate) and credit transfer (ECTS) programs. There is also the Fachhochschule (FH), which comprises of shorter and more specialized courses; currently, there are about 10% of the students involved in this program.
The basic university degree is called the Magister, and it ranges from 8-12 semesters in total. The curriculum in those semesters is divided into two cycles: the first for the acquisition of basic skills, and the second for a focus on the specialization.

Eduniversal in Austria: 6 schools
Schools with 5 Palmes   1
Schools with 4 Palmes   1
Schools with 3 Palmes   3
Schools with 2 Palmes   1
Schools with 1 Palme    0

Useful Sources for Studying in Austria
ÖAD, Austrian Academic Exchange Service: http://www.oead.ac.at
ÖH (Austrian National Union of Students): http://www.oeh.ac.at
Austrian Ministry of Education: http://www.bmbwk.gv.at

Scholarships for Studying in Austria
The following are organizations that pertain to scholarship information:

- The Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarships

- The Gilman program

- CESRI

- The American Institute for Foreign Study

- AIFS Scholarships

- The Gilman Scholarship

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University and Business Schools Ranking in Austria

5 Palmes Of Excellence - UNIVERSAL business school with strong global influence  

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WU Vienna University Of Economics & Business

1 450‰

4 Palmes Of Excellence - TOP business school with significant international influence  

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University of Vienna – Faculty of Business, Economics and Statistics

1 271‰

3 Palmes Of Excellence - EXCELLENT business school with reinforcing international influence  

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University of Innsbruck School of Management

1 135‰

Danube University Krems - Department for Management and Economics

2 66‰

MCI Management Center Innsbrück (*)

3 -

2 Palmes Of Excellence - GOOD business school with strong regional influence  

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Limak Austrian Business School

1 26‰

* New institution approved by the ISC to enter in the 2016 Eduniversal Official Selection