Business Administration, Department
Studienbereich Logistik at the FH Oberösterreich/Steyr (A)
- Wehrgrabengasse 1-3
- A-4400 Steyr, Österreich
- Phone: +43 50804-33000
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Special features regarding teachingParticular attention is paid to the practical orientation of the courses taught. These involve simulation games and case studies. Students get to work on several projects at companies. It is thanks to extensive research that future-oriented topics are always integrated into the courses. Teaching is supported by an e-learning platform where documents and study questions are made available centrally and where discussion forums, etc. can be set up. The SCM Master's programme uses the KEU teaching method, developed in-house, which has been customised for this programme.
Special features regarding the international orientationEach student completes a semester abroad in a non-German-speaking country at one of the numerous partner universities. This location owes its international ambience to a large number of international (incoming) students. A dedicated international office supports incoming and outgoing students in their international activities. There is also a teaching staff mobility programme. International visiting professors, an international week and international cooperation with a variety of research projects highlight the international orientation of this department.
Exchange universities for stay abroadsNational University of Singapore, Singapur; City University of Hong Kong SEEM Department, Hong Kong; Tal Tech University, Estonia; HU University of Applied Sciences Utrecht, Niederlande; British Columbia Institute of Technology, Kanada; Clarkson University, USA; Ateneo de Manila, Philippinen; Camosun College; Kanada; Tio University of Applied Sciences, Niederlande; KIMEP, Kasachstan.
Special features regarding the equipmentThe campus has modern equipment in all rooms incl. several computer rooms. There are also lounges with state-of-the-art technical equipment. Numerous software packages relative to logistics are available to students (e.g. ERP, GPM, route planning, data visualisation). The Logistics Technology Centre offers models and simulation tools for Logistics issues. The library is connected to a large number of online libraries, in addition to its physical inventory.
Special features regarding research and developmentLargest research institute for logistics and supply chain management in Austria; 18 full-time professors, 45 scientific employees, 445 publications, 2.8 million-euro research budget (in 2018); large proportion of applied research with companies; integration of current research findings into education, including scientific findings, case studies, papers. Opportunities for participation in research, for example through student projects, part-time employment, dissertation assistance.
Support for foundersOwn courses related to implementation "Innovation and Entrepreneurship"; Design Thinking and Integrative Thinking events to generate new business ideas; large research area with spin-off potential; extensive networking with companies, both large companies and Start-ups from the region; business incubator to support graduates with their business Start-ups; participation of the lecturers at Upper Austrian Research with company Start-up program; proven above-average rate of company founders among the graduates.
Other special featuresThe Logistikum is one of the three leading / formative institutions worldwide on the subject of Physical Internet (Canada, France, Steyr). Participation in European initiatives for the establishment of Physical Internet. Intensive networking and partly personal union with the VNL, Association for Network Logistics, an association of 500 companies active in the field of logistics. Many start-ups among graduates, for example, Runtastic, Economix, Webdots.
Further information on research activitieshttp://www.logistikum.at
Information on access restrictionshttps://www.fh-ooe.at/studieren/bewerbung/studienberechtigung/
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Last update 2020: Data collected by the CHE Center for Higher Education.
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