2019 / 20
Industrial Engineering, Department
- Hochschulstrasse 1
- A-6850 Dornbirn, Österreich
- Phone: +43 5572 792-5501
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Special features regarding teachingBroad-based simultaneous study at the interface of technology and business, innovative learning methods (problem-based learning, numerous simulation games, projects, expert workshops, international excursions); specialisation in supply chain management or product management; active knowledge transfer through career-integrated study; modern infrastructure (library, laboratories, computer rooms) that is always accessible; international excursions to India and Russia.
Special features regarding the international orientationStay abroad as part of acquiring "Intercultural Awareness" skills is compulsory. Field trips to India and/or Russia are organised by the course programme for this purpose. In addition, courses are taught by international lecturers from partner universities.
Special features regarding the equipmentManufacturing laboratory; automation laboratory: several 6-axis robots; systems for industrial image processing; RFID laboratory; control systems; transfer system; electronics laboratory; Measurement systems, VR and usability laboratory, clean room with scanning electron microscope, excellent IT equipment with comprehensive hardware and software, pilot factor Industry 4.0.
Special features regarding research and developmentIntegration of all FH research centres into teaching (fifth and sixth semesters); microtechnology; user-centred technologies and process/product engineering in the framework of interdisciplinary integrated subjects (=research centres/areas of the university).
Website with further information on research activitieswww.fhv.at/forschung
Support for foundersTwo external lecturers can be hired for assistance if necessary.
Other special featuresThe inter-disciplinary simultaneous degree course is designed for engineers with relevant professional experience. The part-time model (Fri/Sat) offers the option of maintaining a full-time job at a proportion of 80% to 100%. Close contacts to industry and many external contract-teachers guarantee a practice-oriented education at an academic level. For graduates of secondary technical schools (HTLs), a dual study model is available if and where a corporate partner can provide a training schedule that fits the course of study. Dual students spend a maximum of 50% of their time working at the company.
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Last update 2017: Data collected by the CHE Center for Higher Education, Germany.
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