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FH Network & Key Facts

  • 1 very own research company (FOTEC)
  • 4 locations: Wiener Neustadt, Wieselburg, Tulln, Vienna
  • 5 faculties: Business, Engineering, Health, Sport, Security
  • 8 professional development courses in German or English
  • 25 years have passed since the University of Applied Sciences Wiener Neustadt was founded
  • 35 minutes away from Vienna
  • 39* bachelor’s & master’s programmes in German or English
  • 80+ represented nations
  • 100 international partner universities
  • 400+ employees
  • 1,330+ external lecturers
  • 4,000+ students
  • 15,000+ graduates

*subject to accreditation by AQ Austria

Hub for competence, practice & perspectives

This is where it all began: Campus 1 is the University’s first and largest location and provides an extensive and modern educational choice with 19* programmes taught at four faculties Engineering, Health, Sport and Security, full-time or extra-occupational, in German and partly in English.

By focussing on how to deal with the demands of the future, adopting both an active international outlook and practical relevance, we suitably prepare our students whatever their future career might demand, moulding them into highly sought-after graduates on the job market.

Campus 1 of the University of Applied Sciences Wiener Neustadt also offers students a wide range of opportunities outside of the curriculum. Students can make use of the fairly priced sports facilities to achieve an inner balance, or improve their foreign language skills with one of the free language courses taught on campus.


+43 2622 89 084 0 | office@fhwn.ac.at

*subject to accreditation by AQ Austria

The center for business expertise

On the site of a former Carmelite monastery in the heart of Wiener Neustadt, 1,400 students of the Faculty of Business will have a new academic home from the winter semester 2019. The City Campus does not only represent an upgrade for Wiener Neustadt as a place of education but also a milestone for the University of Applied Sciences Wiener Neustadt. To implement their innovative business ideas & business plans, students can make use of the support of a modern start-up center with a co-working space.

With this, the University of Applied Sciences Wiener Neustadt is introducing a fresh entrepreneurial spirit to a picturesque town center, offering students a multitude of activities in their spare time, while short distances characterise the students’ everyday life. The merger of the University of Applied Sciences’ library and the city library has created one now open to both students and all other interested parties. There is a science lab that offers state-of-the-art, instrument-based methods in teaching and research for students as well as a Bloomberg room & experimental lab.


+43 2622 89 084 0 | office@fhwn.ac.at

Taking research to the highest level

FOTEC Forschungs- und Technologietransfer GmbH is the University of Applied Sciences Wiener Neustadt’s research company. FOTEC was founded in 1998 with the task of supporting the technical-oriented study programmes of the University of Applied Sciences Wiener Neustadt in initiating and implementing research and development projects.

The core competences of FOTEC lie in the areas of component and product development, manufacturing technology, test and measurement technology, prototype construction and small series, software development, aerospace engineering and project management. An important area of focus is the 3D printing of metals.


FOTEC Forschungs- und Technologietransfer GmbH
+43 2622 90 333 0 | office@fotec.at

The Fachhochschul-Immobiliengesellschaft (FHI for short) was founded in 1999. Its shareholders are the Fachhochschule Wiener Neustadt GmbH (90%) and the City of Wiener Neustadt (10%).

The company’s business is:

The purchase, sale, management and renting of real estate and buildings of all kinds. Construction of buildings and structures of all kinds, to the extent that these properties, buildings and structures are used in connection with the (intended) operation of universities of applied sciences, such as a student hall of residence, cafeteria, or the like.

Current FHI projects:

Completion of the City Campus in the centre of Wiener Neustadt

Completion of the annex for Campus Wieselburg



Mag. (FH), Mag. iur. Peter Erlacher

Contact person:

Gerlinde Boross
Tel. +43 2622 89 084 161

The innovative powerhouse of ideas

The Campus Wieselburg is a THINK TANK for marketing, sustainability, innovation, consumer science and renewable energy with 20 years of market & research experience. Students are educated using modern methods with a high level of industry and practical relevance.

In the communication & project workshop, the consumer science center, the start-up center, the product development laboratory or the innovation studio, students can solve tasks set for them by companies. In doing so, they train their skills using interdisciplinary methods in areas such as marketing, trend research, sustainable technologies and resources, product development, user behaviour & communication.


Study programme information Ilse Kurz, MA
+43 7416 53000 333 | studieninfo@fhwn.ac.at

Agriculture & technology know-how hotspot

The challenging tasks and professional fields in the agricultural sector are diverse and require increasing amounts of technical know-how. The bachelor's programme in Agricultural Technology & Digital Farming , which is unique in Austria, is offered in cooperation with the Francisco Josephinum Higher Federal Education and Research Institute in Wieselburg.

The research, know-how and infrastructure (ISOBUS & smart farming lab) necessary for forward-looking learning are made available in conjunction with the Francisco Josephinum at this campus and are well established – it is an educational facility that optimally combines innovation, digitisation and agriculture. The main areas of study cover smart farming, software development, agriculture and agricultural engineering.


Study programme information Michaela Scheich
+43 7416 52437 127 | michaela.scheich@fhwn.ac.at

The ideal fertile ground for academics & research

The Tulln location of the University of Applied Sciences Wiener Neustadt is situated in the midst of a globally renowned biotech scene, the Biotech Campus Tulln, one of the most important biotech locations in Austria. Biotechnology is literally brought to life here.

The close integration of teaching, research and business creates valuable synergies for researchers, students of the University of Applied Sciences Wiener Neustadt, and our numerous cooperation partners from the business world. With 900 biotech researchers, the Technopol Campus Tulln is not only one of the most important research locations in Austria, but also the first choice of Biotechnology students.


Study programme information Mag. Lydia Zeitlinger
+43 2272 82 224 105 | lydia.zeitlinger@tulln.fhwn.ac.at

Innovation with a tradition of nursing

The cooperation between the University of Applied Sciences Wiener Neustadt and the Campus Rudolfinerhaus was established in 2010, when the bachelor’s programme in Nursing was first offered. From 2020, our cooperation will be extended to also include the new Advanced Nursing Practice master's programme. The Rudolfinerhaus has more than 130 years of experience in teaching and practice in nursing.

Professional health care and nursing fulfils complex tasks in the health care system. It is our goal to provide you with future-oriented training and further education at a high level. Only high-quality educational opportunities can guarantee that nursing can live up to its potential and fulfil its social mission.


Study programme information Marion Böck
+43 1 36 036 6510 | office@campus-rudolfinerhaus.ac.at