St. Pölten University of Applied Sciences

  • SemesterSpring / Fall
  • CountryAustria
  • CitySt. Pölten

St. Pölten University of Applied Sciences, Austria

Detailed information via the university website

European Project Semester:
EPS at St. Pölten University of Applied Sciences is embedded in the Department of Technology and focuses on Media Technology and Media Production. The projects are carried out in co-operation with technology and the creative industries. 

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The following labs are open to students enrolled in EPS:

  • Electronics Lab
  • Interactive Media Lab
  • HD — Video Studio
  • Audio Studios
  • Post-Production Studios
  • Photo Studio
  • Campus Radio

The Location:
St. Poelten, Austria’s oldest city and youngest regional capital, a city for retail and industry with a Baroque city centre, lies to the south of the Danube, in the heart of Lower Austria [Niederoesterreich]. Situated 60 km to the west of Vienna in Austria’s oldest baroque town, St. Pölten UAS was founded in 1996 and is an expanding institution of higher education with currently 2,200 enrolled students. The provincial capital of Lower Austria with 50,000 inhabitants combines historical and contemporary architecture, apart from offering numerous cultural events throughout the year. St. Pölten is centrally located, within easy reach of a whole variety of attractions. Within an hour of our city you can enjoy the urban life of Vienna, the crisp pleasure of skiing and snowboarding resorts, the refreshment of beautiful lakes and forests, the culinary delights of the nearby wine growing regions and historical sites such as the monastery in Melk.

Students who are native German speakers are not required to attend the course on German Language and Austrian Culture. Instead they are asked to choose one or more electives (worth 3 ECTS credits) in the fields of Media Technology or Media Production.