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About Ferdinand Porsche FernFH

Facts & figures

Austria’s first Distance-Learning University of Applied Sciences
Ferdinand Porsche FernFH was founded in 2006. The first degree programme to start in 2007 was the BA in Business Informatics. Thanks to innovative forms of learning and teaching within the field of distance learning, FernFH plays a pioneering role with regard to distance learning programmes in Austria.

Owner:

FernFH Management & Service GmbH (74%), 
Province of Lower Austria (26%)

Executive Management

 
  • Axel Jungwirth, CEO of Ferdinand Porsche
    Fernfachhochschule GmbH and
    FernFH Management & Service GmbH
  • Elfriede Riesinger, COO of Ferdinand Porsche
    Fernfachhochschule GmbH
  • Alexander Fleischer, CFO of
    FernFH Management & Service GmbH
 

Founded in:

2006

Degree programme available:          

since the 2007/08, autumn semester

Locations:

Wiener Neustadt



Staff:

60

Lecturers: 

166 (external 151, internal 15)

Students:

937

Graduates:

1.582

Number of degree programmes:

5

Degree programmes:

 
  • Aging Services Management | Bachelor
  • Business Administration & Psychology | Bachelor and Master
  • Business Informatics | Bachelor and Master
 

Number of executive
education programmes:  

7

Executive education:  
  • Aging Services Management | MSc
  • Health Services Technologies
  • Managing Generations and Technological Change
  • International Corporate Social Responsibility
    Management | MBA
  • Evaluation in the Health, Social and Education Sector
  • NPO Management Basic
  • NPO Management Advanced