Energy and Environmental Management

Language of instruction: German

The course combines energy engineering and energy management with ecology and environmental engineering, business economics and law. Students have the unique opportunity of studying various foreign languages as well as utilising the energy and environmental engineering laboratory on campus.

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Gernot Hanreich
Programme Director

Facts

Degree programme

Bachelor’s programme - 6 semesters

Academic degree

Bachelor of Science in Engineering - BSc

Programme structure

Full-time*, part-time** or extended part-time*** study

Available study places

approx. 50

Place of study

7423 Pinkafeld, Steinamangerstraße 21

Language of instruction

German

*Full-time:  approximately 15 weeks per semester, usually Tuesday through Friday; physical presence with many additional offers.

**Part-time:  over a period of approximately 22 weeks, with on-campus courses (every two weeks, on average): usually Friday from 2:00 p.m.--9:45 p.m. and Saturday from 8:30 a.m.--6:30 p.m., with an additional two physical presence blocks per semester (Thursday - Saturday, from 8:30 a.m.—7:30 p.m.).

***Extended Part-Time:  a program which has an additional two semesters in order to lighten each semester course load.

Entry requirements

“ A“ levels (or equivalent qualifications), university entrance examination or
vocational matriculation examination, preparatory course with an accreditation
exam.

For more information, see Initiates file downloaddetails (in German)

Programme features

  • Forward-thinking, unique technical content focussing curriculum including economy and language aspects. Students can specialise in the areas of building technology, energy engineering and energy industry, ecology and environmental management.

  • Years of expertise as one of the first university of applied
    sciences programmes in Austria with graduates following
    careers in a variety of interesting areas.

  • Our fully-equipped state of the art laboratory, optimal for both studying and research.

  • The opportunity to obtain recognised additional qualifications within the framework of the ordinary curriculum. These include Project Manager, Waste Management Officer and Safety Officer.

  • Excellent didactic structure: unique help and support before and throughout the programme including a free one-year preparatory course for interested students without an A-level equivalent exam, a bridging course for students without a technical or scientific background and supporting coaching classes for all interested students.

Application and admission process

Apply online before 31 March. After this date you can only apply for remaining free places. Candidates will then be invited for an interview.

 

Occupational areas

Potential employers include all companies and organisations who deal with the topic of energy, buildings and the environment, in areas such as plant construction, energy supply, waste management, engineering offices or environmental organisations. Graduates of this programme work in designing, planning, tendering and carrying out of approval procedures or in construction, construction supervision, plant management and operation of plants and consulting, particularly in areas such as:

Building technology

  • project leaders for energy and building technology
  • planning engineers
  • sales engineers
  • product managers

    Energy and environmental technology

    • energy officers
    • environmental officers
    • project leaders for environmental technology
    • safety officers

    Ecology and environmental management

    • environment managers (ISO 14000)
    • waste management
    • quality management
    • sales engineering
    • key account management