Monday, April 23, 2018

International Scholarships at University of Applied Sciences Kufstein in Austria, 2018

The University of Applied Sciences in Kufstein is an accredited provider of higher education in Austria. The university offers Bachelor and Master degrees as well as a post-graduate program. The university also hosts events and conferences pertaining to the various areas of studies.
The university employs approximately 500 professors and lecturers with either business or science backgrounds. Currently there are approximately 2,100 students enrolled in degree programs, including approx. 200 exchange students from around 50 countries who attend the various classes taught in English. Students enrolled in full-time bachelor's degree programs are required to participate in a study abroad program for at least one semester during their studies. Fifty percent of the degree programs are offered as part-time studies, which also enables employed professionals to study at weekends or in a blocked form. In April 2006, the cooperation agreement with the hundredth international partner university was concluded. At present, a network of 190 international partner universities is maintained, because the obligatory exchange program is an integral part of all degree programs.

The accreditations and certifications confirm conformity with prescribed standards and offer users and stakeholders of the University of Applied Sciences Kufstein help and support when choosing the institution where they wish to study. The University of Applied Sciences Kufstein and its study programs are accredited according to the Austrian University of Applied Sciences Studies Act. This accreditation confirms that the programs, which are inspected and evaluated at regular intervals, fulfil recognized standards applicable to universities of applied sciences.

In 2010 the University of Applied Sciences Kufstein underwent an institutional evaluation carried out by AQ Austria, the Agency for Quality Assurance and Accreditation Austria. This resulted in indefinite accreditation in line with Article 23 of the Act on Quality Assurance in Higher Education (HS-QSG).


  • Scholarships are available for nationals of third countries (Non-EU, Non-EEA and Non-Swiss Nationals).
  • The candidate should have a very good command of English language. Therefore, the application should be written in English.

Application Materials:

  • Your tabular CV.
  • Your certificate copies (matriculation examinations, study certificates, diploma certificates, etc.) or your last current school report.
  • If available: confirmations of your practical experience (work certificates, internship certificates, etc.).
  • Proof of citizenship, passport or identity card.
  • Your picture.

To support students from third countries (non-EU, non-EEA and non-Swiss nationals), the FH Kufstein Tirol offers all the students concerned a special scholarship that is available for the duration of studies and that limits the tuition fee to € 363.36 each semester.

How to Apply:
The mode of applying is online.

May 15, 2018 (bachelor’s) and June 17, 2018 (master)