University description (as per official university website)
The WU (Vienna University of Economics) is characterized by a range of courses, a study efficient operation and a wide range of specializations and research directions.
In February 2007, WU received the prestigious seal of approval EQUIS (European Quality Improvement System). The WU is the first Austrian university, the group of about 115 accredited business schools from 33 nations belonging to the.
The EQUIS accreditation was received several months of quality testing process through the internationally recognized agency European Foundation of Management Development (EFMDadvance). These services were not only high quality all areas of a university but also a high degree of international calls in.
constant exchange with the economy arise at WU in services, which in basic research and applied research in setting standards as well. 200 researchers monitor the scientific diversity of the business and economics to formal, legal, social -, and linguistics last. This also benefits the more than 26 800 WU students.
On campus, with four main buildings (UZA 1-4) near the city center of Vienna to find internationally renowned speakers, modern auditoriums, the largest economics library in Austria, a variety of jobs for the self-study and computer rooms spacious.
These benefits attract many students from abroad also: On the WU study over 23% international students, more than 1,000 exchange students choose each year for the WU. No wonder, is the WU but in good company: Among the more than 200 partner universities, find-sounding names like University of Michigan, Emory University, Universita Bocconi, Copenhagen Business School and HEC Paris, as well as the best universities in Central and Eastern Europe and the top schools in the Far East.