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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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  • 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 has ...

  • Fachhochschule Kufstein Tirol Bildungs GmbH

    The FH Kufstein Tirol currently has 2,200 students from around 50 nations and more than 210 international partner universities worldwide. 200 new students arriving each year and even more graduating ensure internationality and ...

  • 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 ...

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