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Facts and Figures

Students in Winter Term 2016/17*

Total Number of Students: 8,862
from 97 Countries
Average Age: 40.1 Years

Female Students: 50%
Students from foreign Countries: 28%

Development of Number of Students from 1995 to Winter Term 2016

Students by Faculty**

(Platform Political Communication: 1%)

Professional Experience of Students at the Begin of Studies

Professional Experience of Students


Total Number of Alumni: 21,380
(Status: January 2017)

Annual Accounts

Total Budget: 50 Mio. Euro
Self-financing Ratio: 73%
Financial Support from the Federal Government and the State of Lower Austria: 27%
(Financial Statement 2015)


Amount of Research Funding obtained: 5.2 Mio. Euro
Amount of Research Expense: approx. 8 Mio. Euro
Number of Research Projects: 176
Number of Scientific Publications: 408
(Research Report 14/15)


Total Number of Employees: 607
(Full Time Equivalent: 460.69)

Female: 411
Male: 196

Academic Staff: 305
Administrative Staff: 302
(Status: 28-Feb-2017)
Status: March 2017 
* Numbers per head, not per attended course of study

**Rounding differences included