about us

The University of Applied Sciences for Health Professions Upper Austria offers Bachelor-Programs and Master-Programs in the healthcare sector at regional locations in Upper Austria.
The close combination of theory, practice, science and research ensures a well-founded health study. Thanks to the close cooperation with the healthcare facilities of the shareholders, students benefit from the excellent infrastructure and expand their skills in professional traineeships. The internationally recognized degree programs also include occupational qualifications in the respective healthcare sector, thus enabling very good job opportunities both at home and abroad.

what to study

Biomedical Science

Biomedical Science includes the execution of all analytical methods and functional measurements in medical laboratories in the context of medical diagnosis and therapy. Graduates go on to a responsible job in medicine and research.

Radiological Technology

Radiological technology offers insight into inside of the human body. It combines medicine and technology and is used in diagnostics, for therapeutic purpose and in science. Graduates are specialists in the fields of x-ray, tomographic techniques, nuclear medicine and radiotherapy as well as for radiation protection and quality assurance.

Healthcare and Nursing

Healthcare and Nursing comprises the professional care of people of all age groups, population and social groups. As the largest professional group in the healthcare system, it makes a considerable contribution to health maintenance.

All Studies – Overview


  • Biomedical Science
  • Dietetics
  • Healthcare and Nursing
  • Midwifery
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Physiotherapy
  • Radiological Technology
  • Speech and Language Therapy


  • Applied Technologies for Medical Diagnostics
  • Management for Health Professionals – main focus on hospital management
  • University Didactics for Health Professions Education

Further Education Courses of Study:

  • Child- and Adolescent Care
  • Psychiatric Healthcare and Nursing

what you should know about us

Optimal mix of theory, practice and research

Excellent lecturers, innovative learning methods, traineeships and not least the competencies of the healthcare facilities of the shareholders ensure well founded, scientific and practically oriented degree programs.

Regionality and internationality

The different study locations in Upper Austria provide a regional study and many opportunities to organize different leisure time activities. At the same time, the University of Applied Sciences for Health Professions Upper Austria promotes student mobilities to gain international experiences.

Direct connection to the health facilities

The direct connection to the healthcare facilities of the shareholders and the adapted curricula enable a transfer of the subject-specific and scientific competencies. Many different traineeships help to develop social and communicative competencies as well.

Fixed duration of study and very good infrastructure

The duration of study is defined with a fixed number of semesters. Excellent lecturers with practical relevance, traineeship positions in all areas and established cooperation partners enable future oriented projects.

Specialized health studies

At the University of Applied Sciences students can complete studies specialized in the field of health professions. Therefore, graduates meet the requirements of the health sector very well.

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