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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

  • 4,7%

    share of GDP for education

  • 31.2%

    percentage of pupils in the dual system

  • 18.6%

    percentage of the population with a university degree

  • 18

    pupils per class

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austrian companies

  • WIFI International, BgA

    WIFI, the Institute for Economic Promotion of the Austrian Economic Chambers and the educational institute for business, is Austria's largest adult education institute.

  • Fachhochschule des BFI Wien GmbH

    The UAS BFI Vienna is an internationally oriented university for business, management & finance.

  • Modul University Vienna GmbH

    Modul University Vienna provides study programmes (BBA, BSc, MSc, MBA and PhD programmes) in the fields of international business and management, new media technology, public administration and sustainable development as well as tourism, ...

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