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University of Applied Sciences Wiener Neustadt (FHWN) GmbH

4.5 out of 5 (10 ratings / 6 reviews) Wiener Neustadt, Austria
The University of Applied Sciences Wiener Neustadt was founded in 1994 and counts among the top educational institutions in our state. Currently, more than 3600 students are enrolled in a Bachelor or Master programme at one of our campuses: Wiener Neustadt, Wieselburg, Tulln and Vienna. More than 10000 of our graduates are now pursuing successful careers both in Austria and abroad.

Bachelor's programmes

Business & Management (1)



The University of Applied Sciences Wiener Neustadt was founded as the first of its kind in 1994 and counts among the top educational institutions in our state.


The high quality of our teaching is the basis of our success and that of our students. We ensure this quality through qualified lecturers and by actively supporting students’ self dependent academic development.

The strength of our educational training lies in the combination of economically based, research conducted and practically oriented teaching. Our students can be sure that that their educational training contains all of these elements, is equivalent to highest academic standards and takes into account job market as well as self employment challenges.


Research and Development are key factors for the creation of innovation and structuring of the future. As one of Austria’s TOP educational facilities, research and development activities at the University of Applied Sciences Wiener Neustadt (FHWN) are an essential and real life part of education.

From the beginning, and in cooperation with numerous partners from the business and industrial world, student run projects have been successfully implemented. For this purpose, within the university building as well as at its own research company FOTEC state of the art equipped rooms, laboratories and infrastructure are provided.


The University of Applied Science Wiener Neustadt was the first University of Applied Science in Austria. It currently offers approximately 3.500 study places in the areas of Business, Engineering, Health, Security and Sport at the Campuses Wiener Neustadt, Wieselburg, Tulln and Rudolfinerhaus Wien.

The University of Applied Sciences Wiener Neustadt (FHWN) is also an important innovation partner for Business and Engineering. By means of applied research and development as well as technology and knowledge transfer it is in constant dialogue with the business world.

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Student services

The central task of our department is the coordination of all FH WN international relations, the establishment and maintenance of the partner network, providing advice and support of incoming and outgoing students and teachers and employees with regards to mobility and the planning and implementation of all international activities.

Housing services

Miscellaneous accommodation facilities are available for students around the University of Applied Sciences Wiener Neustadt. There are low-cost accommodation possibilities, specifically designed for the requirements of students: in the student residential house of the "Fachhochschul-Immobiliengesellschaft" and in the equally nearby "WIHAST" student residential house.

Library services

The University of Applied Sciences Wr.Neustadt’s library is the largest scientific library within southern Lower Austria and may be visited and used in-house by everyone interested. Students, graduates, lecturers and employees of our university, as well as students of other universities are authorized to borrow books and other media.

Student Life

Campus life

The university city of Wiener Neustadt with over 40.000 inhabitants is situated just 35 minutes by car from Vienna, near the border of Burgenland. As a young and modern city, Wiener Neustadt has a lot to offer its inhabitants and visitors.

  • Campus Wiener Neustadt
  • Campus Wieselburg
  • CampusTulln

In addition to an excellent academic education, the campus life plays an important role for students. This includes entertainment, various leisure time facilities, sports, a trendy gastronomy and a rich cultural offer as well as shopping opportunities and relaxing zones.

Sports facilities

Whoever studies a lot needs to keep body and soul in balance. What better way to do that than with sport? With its sport activities, the University of Applied Sciences Wiener Neustadt (FHWN) offers an ideal balance to the everyday study grind and offers -exclusively for students- an extensive and colourful programme of sport activities which is constantly adapted to suit student’s wishes and requirements.


  • Swimming
  • Fencing
  • Climbing
  • Get Fit with smoveys
  • Fit Body Training
  • Archery
  • "HELFER"
  • Soccer
  • Basketball
  • Krav Maga

Student Reviews

Anonymous rated 4 out of 5 stars

Well, being honest there were times when I thought if all the time and effort invested in my studies was really worthing. By the moment I can say yes, it worths it but there are moments very stressful and frustrating, when you suffer quite a lot. It's being difficult to be someone in this sector (aerospace engineering) as a woman. I thought that studying my masters out of...

Anonymous rated 3 out of 5 stars

I think it is a good university but the location is poor, because there is really nothing to do, no volunteering or any other kind of source where I could develop my personality. No sport facilities, here it is everything just about school and studying. Plus very difficult to find a part time job, since the timetable is changing every week (each week is different).

International programme
Anonymous rated 5 out of 5 stars

Practical study programme, international atmosphere.

Wiener Neustadt, Austria

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