The core competence of the degree study program in Health Care IT at Carinthia University of Applied Sciences is the deepening of the fundamental understanding of the technical and organizational requirements within the information and communication technologies in the healthcare sector.
Successful careers for our graduates are practically guaranteed through the acquired skill sets which can be put to use in solving the current requirements necessary in the fields of medical informatics, medical engineering and healthcare economics as well as future technical challenges.
Depending on the previous education (Bachelor of Medical Information Technology or a different IT Bachelor program) of the graduates, the career fields and qualification profile of a Health Care IT graduate will naturally vary. Characteristically for this Master degree, the following qualifications, skills and knowledge fall in the following areas:
- Informatics and medical informatics
- Medical engineering
- Healthcare telematics
- Healthcare economics
- Hospital Management
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- Advanced Programming Techniques in Health Care
- Ambient Assisted Living
- Clinical Engineering
- Embedded Medical Systems
- Management of Health Care Institutions
- 24 months
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Please note that applicants from non-EU countries should apply as soon as possible to be in time for the visa procedure.
DisciplinesHealth Sciences Health Informatics View 4 other Masters in Health Informatics in Austria
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
In order to be admitted into a master degree program at the Carinthia University of Applied Sciences at least one of the following criteria must be fulfilled:
- completion of a bachelor of arts/science degree that corresponds to the respective master degree program
- completion of an equivalent degree program at a recognized Austrian or an international post-secondary institution of higher education
International726 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 363 EUR per semester during 24 months.
EU/EEA726 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 363 EUR per semester during 24 months.
Living costs for Spittal an der Drau
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
A scholarship database is offered by the Austrian Exchange Service: http://www.grants.at/. Please review information on grant possibilities in your home country as well (most governments offer national student grants for foreign studies). Our institution does not offer any grants/scholarships for incoming / international students.
Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.
Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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