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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 and is a wholly owned subsidiary of FernFH Management & Service GmbH. 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%)

Chief Executive Officer (CEO):

Axel Jungwirth
Elfriede Riesinger
Alexander Fleischer

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:

1.436

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