Best Employer among Austrian Universities of Applied Sciences
A total of 1,400 Austrian companies were selected for the survey and compared and evaluated with the best in the industry. The University of Applied Sciences Kufstein Tirol (FH Kufstein Tirol) is one of the 300 best employers and takes 2nd place in the “Education and Research” industry comparison. In the Austrian higher education in the applied sciences sector, the international university even takes first place.
Best employer among Austrian universities of applied sciences
The FH Kufstein Tirol was able to rise significantly in the “Education and Research” sector compared to 2020, from 14th to 2nd place, proving once again that modern management leads to success. With flexible working time models, an open culture, and intensive internal exchange, the FH Kufstein Tirol promotes a pleasant and creative working environment.
“We are very pleased that we have been recognized as one of the top employers in Austria for the sixth time in a row and are now even the best employer in Austria in the universities of applied sciences sector. I am very pleased that our culture of trust and the understanding that the focus is on people is so appreciated by our employees. We are a strong team that pulls together - this has been clearly shown again in recent years,” says Managing Director Prof. (FH) Dr. Thomas Madritsch, visibly pleased.
Working at the FH Kufstein Tirol
The FH Kufstein Tirol has been training specialists who are in demand worldwide in 24 degree programs for 25 years and has already received several international awards. With 2,200 students and 8,000 graduates, the University has a network of more than 210 partner institutions worldwide. The quality of life in Kufstein is characterized by the central location in the heart of Europe, the special flair of the fortress city, and countless leisure opportunities in one of the most beautiful regions of the Alps.
The FH Kufstein Tirol is a constantly evolving knowledge organization. As an employer, the University offers varied, interesting tasks, a performance-enhancing and family-friendly environment with flexible working conditions in a culture based on partnership.
In this year’s ranking, 1,400 Austrian companies were selected based on the criteria that the company has at least 200 employees and is part of one of 19 predefined sectors. Over 200,000 ratings were collected through four different rating channels. In addition, more than 11,000 employer ratings on the kununu platform were taken into account.