Universities and Universities of Applied Sciences (Fachhochschulen)
In Austria there is a wide variety of institutions of tertiary education. In addition to public universities, the Austrian tertiary sector includes universities of applied sciences (UAS, Fachhochschulen, since 1993), private universities (since 1999) and university colleges of teacher education.
The common language of instruction is German but some of the programmes are offered in English (about 16 % of the degree programmes at public universities in 2019).
Higher Education Institutions in Austria
The brochure 'Higher Education Institutions in Austria' is an overview of universities, universities of applied sciences, private universities and university colleges of teacher education.
Addresses of all Austrian universities can be found here.
Research documentation databases/research portals at the universities
Universities of the arts:
University for continuing education:
Universities of applied sciences (Fachhochschulen)
Addresses of all Austrian universities of applied sciences can be found here.
Addresses of all Austrian private universities can be found here.