Institut für Fahrzeugtechnik / Automotive Engineering
Institutsleiter: FH-Prof. Dipl.-Ing. Dr. Kurt Steiner

FH JOANNEUM Gesellschaft mbH
Alte Poststraße 149
A-8020 Graz
Tel.: +43 (0)316 5453-8400
Fax.: +43 (0)316 5453-8401
FH-JOANNEUM - Studiengang Fahrzeugtechnik/Automotive Engineering


The automotive industry is a key player in the global economy. In Austria alone around 160,000 people are employed in this sector, which accounts for around ten percent of the gross industrial product.
The FH JOANNEUM bachelor degree programme in Automotive Engineering is the only programme of its kind in Austria. It produces graduates who are all-rounders in automotive engineering and can also deal with a wide range of environmental, business and legal issues.Our highly qualified graduates play a crucial role in strengthening Austria's position as a manufacturing and commercial centre for the automotive industry.


Sustainable Mobility

  • Reduction of fuel consumption
  • Reduction of friction losses
  • Modern engine technology
  • Vehicle energy management
Overall vehicle development | Safety and comfort | Acoustics - interior and exterior | Race car engineering | Measurement and data processing | Quality management (accredited test facility according to ÖVE/ÖNORM EN ISO/IEC 17025)

Further information about the bachelor degree programme

Further information about the master degree programme

The following programs are presently offered at the FH JOANNEUM:

FH JOANNEUM offers more than 40 career-oriented degree programmes in the following subject areas:
  • Applied Computer Sciences
  • Engineering
  • Health Studies
  • Building, Energy & Society
  • Media & Design
  • Management
Further information about our studies.