The FH Kärnten lives the guiding principle of direct practical relevance and progressive education with its finger on the pulse. Full-time and part-time employees and guest lecturers from industry and business ensure an interdisciplinary, internationally oriented university education. The quality of our education is emphasized through the development of innovative teaching and learning methods, such as, blended learning, which offers students and professors greater flexibility in the creation of a suitable learning environment. Currently, around 40 study programs are offered in the fields of technology, health and social services, and business. Research and development make an important contribution to transforming broad university knowledge into practical application solutions and to promoting cooperation between companies and universities.
The research priorities are bundled in a disciplinary and interdisciplinary manner and are dealt with thematically in 16 research groups and three research centers.