Fachhochschule Salzburg University of Applied Sciences


Salzburg University of Applied Sciences

At Salzburg University of Applied Sciences 2,700 students receive training in the disciplines of Engineering, Business and Social Sciences comprising Tourism, Business Management and Social Work, Design, Media & Arts and Health Studies. With its international outlook and focus on innovative research and teaching, the university is a pioneer of future-oriented degree programmes and practice-oriented solutions for business and society. Especially in the fields of technology, health and media.

We collaborate with partner institutions in Europe, America, Asia and Australia in international projects as well as faculty and student exchange. Besides their studies, students can create networks for later professional careers at the Salzburg University of Applied Sciences. All of our auditoriums and labs provide modern state-of-the-art equipment. Our locations – Urstein Campus, Kuchl Campus, Salzburg University Hospital and Kardinal Schwarzenberg Hospital – are situated in one of the most beautiful areas in the world.

High research competence

Salzburg University of Applied Sciences focuses on applied research especially in information technologies, business & tourism, media and design, health-related studies as well as wood technologies.

Innovative and interdisciplinary curricula

We provide unique curricula that integrate technology, content, art and business aspects. Domain-specific knowledge is complemented by social skills.

Excellent industry contacts

We have close ties with leading regional and international companies. Professional placements and project experience are a central part of our studies. The Salzburg University of Applied Sciences cooperates closely with companies. A great percentage of our lecturers is also active in the business world.

Advanced infrastructure

State-of-the-art lab equipment provides the ideal setting for creative minds and supports the most advanced teaching methodologies. Both campuses can be reached by local trains or buses. The picturesque city centre of Salzburg is only a few minutes ride away. We also have housing opportunities at our locations.


Bachelor Programmes

Forest Products Technology & Timber Construction | Information Technology & Systems Management | Smart Building | Business Informatics & Digital Transformation | Business Management | Innovation & Management in Tourism | SME-Management & Entrepreneurship | Social Work | Design & Product Management | MultiMediaArt | MultiMediaTechnology | Biomedical Sciences | Occupational Therapy | Nursing | Midwifery | Orthoptics | Physiotherapy | Radiation Technology

Master Programmes

Applied Image and Signal Processing | Forest Products Technology & Management | Information Technology & Systems Management | Smart Buildings in Smart Cities - Energy Infrastructure and District Renovation | Business Management | Innovation & Management in Tourism | Social Innovation | Design & Product Management | Human-Computer Interaction | MultiMediaArt | MultiMediaTechnology

Quick Facts

  • Founded in: 1995
  • Number of programmes: 19 Bachelor, 12 Master
  • Number of students: 2.728
  • Number of teaching and research staff: 1.273



Puch/Urstein Campus:
Campus Urstein Süd 1

A-5412 Salzburg, Salzburg, Austria


Kuchl Campus:
Campus Kuchl, Markt 136a

A-5431 Salzburg, Salzburg, Austria

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