March 06th 2017

MCI leads industrial magazine ranking

A further success story for the Entrepreneurial School® - 1st place in the overall ranking provided by the Industriemagazin (ex aequo with FH Upper Austria) - 13 study courses with top 10 rankings - Austria‘s employers affirm the excellent quality of the Entrepreneurial School®.

MCI Management Center Innsbruck has once again convincingly affirmed its continuous high quality work. In the recently published ranking of the Austrian Industriemagazin, MCI achieved an impressive overall score of 2.26, and first place in the ranking.

Economics hot spot

The ranking called MCI an “economics hot spot”. A whole series of courses that are part of the 24 curricular courses of MCI attained first ranks. Particularly the rankings in economic sciences and management are notable: the three main top spots in this category are gained exclusively by MCI, with three further placements amongst the first eight to follow. Excellent results were also attained by the mechatronics courses as well as the courses in food technology and nutrition.

Individual placements:

Management and general business administration BWL
Economics, other
Automation and electronics
Biotechnology, ecological and process technology
Technology, other
Brigitte Auer, Head of MCI Quality Management, is delighted by the positive results: “Excellent quality in research and teaching as well as a consistent commitment to achievement belong to the founding principles of MCI. We are very pleased for our students that these efforts are being acknowledged by the industry."

Brigitte Huter, Head of the MCI Career Centre, prepares students for their careers with a comprehensive service package: “The employability of our students plays an important role in the evaluation of our curricula. Specific training and workshops with an emphasis on a broad range of competencies and social skills complement their studies and prepare our students for the challenges of the world of work."

Commissioned by the Austrian Industriemagazin the online market and opinion research institute “” interviewed 641 leaders of Austrian industry about their impressions of the quality of FH courses relevant to industry between 24th January and 10th February 2017. The interviewees were asked about the quality and recognition of 318 study courses overall. Next to numerous positive individual assessments, MCI achieved first place with the excellent overall mark of 2.26 shared with the FH Upper Austria.

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Mag. (FH) Ulrike Fuchs
+43 512 2070-1527

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