2019 / 20
2019 / 20
Industrial Engineering, Department
- Universitätsstraße 15
- A-6020 Innsbruck, Österreich
- Phone: +43 512 2070 3200
Job market- and career-orientation
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Degree courses with details
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Special features regarding teachingScientific substantiation; strong practical orientation; close integration of course content with concrete problems of business and practical research and development projects; discussion of current issues and solutions from science, business, society and art; selected teaching forms such as practical projects, project work, case studies; top-ranked lecturers from academia and industry from home and abroad; internationalisation of course content; limited number of places; ongoing evaluation and feedback loops.
Special features regarding the international orientationInternational mobility phases (semester abroad, work placements abroad, short programmes abroad), 220 partner universities, MCI students from 51 countries, support through the International Relations Office for preparation and completion (information events, evaluation of compatibility, etc.), participation in (inter)national education programmes, university networks and grant programmes (ERASMUS plus, Marshall Plan Foundation Scholarships, GE4 network for technology students, Fulbright, etc.), ECTS and Diploma Supplement Label; second Austrian university to be accredited by Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB).
Special features regarding the equipmentAll seminar rooms and computer rooms have high-quality equipment which can be added to if required. Many student workstations offer ideal learning conditions. In addition, there are reference libraries with specialist literature and computers, copiers, printers and scanners. Access to selected scientific databases (Emerald Insight, MarketLine, ScienceDirect, RDB, WISO) is possible on all PCs and wireless eduroam® as well as remotely (via Shibboleth). All MCI members also have free access to the University and Provincial Library of Tyrol (ULB).
Special features regarding research and developmentThe research and development activities at the MCI are commercially exploitable, application- and solution-oriented. The inter-disciplinary character of our degree courses is also reflected in the R&D activities of the course. Regular publications, conference papers and multi-year research projects provide an ideal basis for sustainable competence building as well as knowledge and technology transfer in teaching and business practice. Key technical content areas: Fluid system technology, exhaust gas treatment and fuel design. Business area: "High Potential Development" and "Operational Excellence in the Process Industry"
Website with further information on research activitieswww.mci.edu/forschung
Support for foundersMCI attaches great importance to the promotion of business start-ups and entrepreneurship activities of its faculty and its students: A service unit provides initial information on business start-ups, entrepreneurship and commercialisation of research and development results. In addition, MCI maintains, jointly with CAST GmbH, an incubator centre for faculty, students and graduates with innovative business ideas. CAST GmbH is an initiative of the University of Innsbruck, the Medical University of Innsbruck, the business promotion agency of Tyrol and MCI, which is supported by the federal government.
Characteristics of assistance to differently abled personsStudents with long-term health problems are given individual support by the degree courses. For example, the needs of students with dyslexia are catered for in examinations (extension of the exam times, selection of the form of test), microphone facilities are provided for students with hearing impairments, and much more. All rooms at MCI are accessible. Disability representative as contact person for staff and students.
Characteristics of diversity advancementDiversity includes international, intercultural, vocational and individual background, and the different target groups are analysed on an ongoing basis. Job advertisements in gender-neutral language, in English and in German, in international media. In the admission procedure, attention is paid to ensuring a diverse mix of students. Equal opportunities representative as contact person for staff and students.
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Last update 2017: Data collected by the CHE Center for Higher Education, Germany.
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