With a population of 200,000, Linz is the perfect size for a welcoming and personable student experience. The ancient town boasts five universities that attract a great mix of international students, creating a bustling and vibrant entertainment and music scene among the bars, clubs and cafes.
The JKU considers itself a strongly rooted, regional institution but at the same time, an internationally-oriented university propelling itself to become a leading European academic institution.
We teach and do research at university level while maintaining practice-orientation and the highest quality standards. In our teaching, we offer students comprehensive assistance and support them in their motivation and self-driven efforts. Innovative teaching and learning styles as well as dynamically evolving curricula are our signature features.