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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

  • 32.5%

    percentage of pupils in the dual system

  • 16.7%

    percentage of the population with a university degree

  • 18.3

    pupils per class

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austrian companies

  • GR8 Solutions GmbH

    Through the page, we help international students, guest professors, researchers and scholars to get the legally required health insurance for their visa/residence permit. The products were specifically created for that target ...

  • ÖHV-TRAINEE Tourismuskolleg

    Dual study program of Hospitality- and Tourism-Management – the ideal combination of theoretical training and practical implementation! The two-year program combines both, theoretical training at the Tourism College Semmering and the practical ...

  • Silvercare GmbH

    After years of intensive research and development a team of physicians and textile experts has succeeded in producing: High-tech super fibre textiles with integrated silver. Revolutionary super fibre masks and antibacterial super fibre cloths ...

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