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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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austrian companies

  • CEU Central European University

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

  • 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 ...

  • Modul University Vienna GmbH

    MODUL University Vienna, the international private university owned by the Vienna Chamber of Commerce and Industry, offers study programmes (BBA, BSc, MSc, MBA and PhD programmes) in international business and management, new media ...

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