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Early vocational training is a key feature, with 80% of young people between 15 and 18 on a vocational course. A ‘dual education’ system involves companies closely - 110,000 apprentices are currently trained in 30,000 businesses. E-learning is on the increase and the Austrian university sector is very advanced. Education from Austria – Surprisingly Ingenious 
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Facts and figures - Education

  • 4,9%

    share of GDP for education

  • 31.3%

    percentage of pupils in the dual system

  • 17.5%

    percentage of the population with a university degree

  • 18

    pupils per class

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  • Tourismusschulen der Wirtschaftskammer Österreich, Wien

    The educational centre, MODUL, offers three business-related training programs and a further education platform. The programs are internationally recognized and provide for direct entry into professional occupation as well as for ...

  • University of Applied Sciences Upper Austria - FH Oberösterreich

    The FH OÖ (University of Applied Sciences, Upper Austria) is the largest university of applied sciences in Austria having approximately 5.700 students. The University offers more than 60 Bachelor and Master study courses at faculties in ...

  • HOT Engineering GmbH

    HOT is a leading consulting and training company for the international oil and gas industry. With more than 30 years of experience, the company is a recognised provider of integrated studies in the fields of geoscience, reservoirs and ...

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