LEIF Exchange: Campuses
Hagenberg, Austria

Affiliated Partner

Upper Austria University of Applied Sciences

Profile of the University

The Upper Austria University of Applied Sciences is one of the leading Austrian Universities of Applied Sciences. We offer an internationally recognized, well-established, practice-oriented education at university level at four locations in the central region of Upper Austria. We also support the economy with cutting-edge products from our research and development centers.


The Hagenberg Campus

Hagenberg is located approximately 20 km north-east of the city of Linz. The Hagenberg Campus of the Upper Austria University of Applied Sciences is part of the "Softwarepark Hagenberg", which also hosts several university research departments and software companies. With its unique combination of education, research and business, Hagenberg has established itself as a dynamic center of computing and software development with an international reputation.

The School of Informatics, Communications and Media offers a wide range of degree programmes in the field of Information Technology. Strong ties to the IT industry, modern infrastructure and equipment as well as a dedicated teaching staff ensure a high-quality, practice-oriented education with excellent career opportunities.

Interactive Media

The latest advances in media technologies and design are the focus of this practice-based Master's programme. As well as offering a thorough grounding in practical applications across the electronic spectrum including interactive media, computer games and cutting-edge online media, the programme seeks to build independent project management skills and to develop individual systematic approaches to communications strategies. The Master's offers a broad range of in-depth modules for further specialisation.