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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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  • Technische Universität Wien

    The TU Wien is Austria's largest research and educational institution in the natural sciences and engineering. Excellent basic and application-oriented research, high engineering competence and interdisciplinary cooperation lead to top ...

  • CEU Central European University

    The Central European University (CEU) is a research-intensive private university specialising in social sciences, humanities, law, politics and economics.

  • bit media e-solutions GmbH

    bit media as a member of the eee group – education, e-solutions, e-government – based in Austria with its subsidies in Germany, Switzerland, Albania and Kosovo, is one of Europe’s market leaders in the area of e-education. bit media ...

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