Practice-based, innovative, open-minded and with strong roots in the Vienna region

UAS BFI Vienna, University for Economics, Management and Finance, has been providing authoritative, high-quality business education with a special emphasis on Europe for over 20 years. 15 years ago we also introduced our university continuing education programmes – a move which our students, customers and partners welcomed with open arms. UAS BFI Vienna offers students comprehensive, practice-led business education and development programmes which are compatible with part-time employment and open up exciting career opportunities. Our research drives innovation. Centred around focus areas involving cross-over between our various degree programmes, the interdisciplinary research we carry out targets current and future challenges facing businesses and society. We think lifelong learning is important. And it is the guiding principle in the design of our practically-focused bachelor’s and master’s programmes right through to the university continuing education courses offered by our Executive Education Center.

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The benefits of studying at UAS BFI Vienna

  • Practice-oriented – taught by industry practitioners and academics
  • Practical focus – close ties with companies and institutions
  • Innovative – we offer programmes tailored to the latest developments in education
  • Interdisciplinary – our programmes provide insights from different fields
  • Compatible with employment – tailored course schedule
  • People-centred – small groups and supportive teaching staff
  • International – part of a worldwide network
  • Double Degree programmes
  • Doctoral cooperations - in selected degree programmes
  • Certification of foreign language skills - in the compulsory elective languages

Academic Council

The Academic Board is the university’s most senior body regarding matters connected with teaching, research and development, and it is responsible for these activities. The board’s task is to ensure that the university fulfils its academic, social and cultural responsibilities.

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Our research drives innovation. Centred around focus areas involving cross-over between our various degree programmes, the interdisciplinary research we carry out targets current and future challenges facing businesses and society.

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Organisational structure

As a business university, the University of Applied Sciences BFI Vienna is committed to providing practical degree courses and carrying out applied research. This combination enables us to provide successful, forward-looking programmes that open up new perspectives for specialists and managers. Our 14 degree programmes and constantly increasing range of executive programmes cover a wide range of business topics. The university’s competence centres and networks promote interdisciplinary collaboration.

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Projects provide a focal point for the work of UAS BFI Vienna, University for Economics, Management and Finance. They involve the university’s researchers, students and partners, and are carried out in cooperation with businesses, funding providers and research institutions.

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Quality management

Quality is part of everything we do. All of our employees, students and graduates, as well as partners from our business, higher education and other networks leave their mark on our quality levels.

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The library acts as a central point of call for our students and researchers. It has modern workspaces and is popular among students as a place to study.

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Careers at UAS BFI Vienna

UAS BFI Vienna stands out for its unique formula – the top-quality teaching we provide as specialists in business and economics, our sharp international focus, and the strong sense of responsibility towards staff and students all contribute to the special environment here. The university is regularly ranked among Austria's leading employers.

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Campus and locations

With its main building in a prime location in Vienna’s second district and a site at Media Quarter Marx, the university is right at the heart of things.

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Unser Engagement im Bereich Nachhaltigkeit ist uns besonders wichtig.

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Gender Mainstreaming / Diversity Management

Gender Mainstreaming bezeichnet eine Strategie, um die gesellschaftliche Gleichstellung von Frauen und Männern voranzutreiben. Beide Geschlechter sollen die gleichen Chancen für ihre berufliche, kulturelle, materielle und psychosoziale Entwicklung vorfinden.

Diversity bedeutet wörtlich übersetzt Vielfalt und bezieht sich auf die vielen Merkmale, die eine Person oder auch Personengruppen innerhalb einer Organisation kennzeichnen.

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Digitalisation Strategy 2020

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