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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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  • MCI - Die Unternehmerische Hochschule®

    As an Entrepreneurial School®, the MCI is positioned at the interface of business school, university, university of applied sciences, Grande École and companies and stands for scientifically sound solution competence, innovation, ...

  • 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 ...

  • 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 ...

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