Practical information for incoming guest students

Welcome to Vorarlberg
Take advantage of the opportunity to study as a guest for a semester at Vorarlberg University of Applied Sciences (FH Vorarlberg). You will benefit from studying and staying in one of the most innovative and beautiful regions in Europe.

A semester at FH Vorarlberg opens doors to a wide range of opportunities and offers an ideal environment in which to make inspiring contacts and experience learning in new ways.

Personal support, short communication routes, open doors and interesting exchange between students and teaching faculty from around the globe will foster your personal development and specialist qualifications.

Micael Krindges © FH Vorarlberg

"This photo is to show that even with the whole Covid-19 pandemic it is possible to have good times and make good friends."

Micael Krindges, exchange student from Universidade do Vale do Taquari - Univates in Brazil (International Business Bachelor)

Emmiina Lukka © FH Vorarlberg

"Good food and even better company, what else do you need?"

Emmiina Lukka, exchange student from University of Lapland in Finland (Social Work Bachelor)

Shaelynn Waseka © FH Vorarlberg

"At this time I had only been in Dornbirn for 3 weeks, and now I have my arms even higher above my head."

Ellen Pihl, exchange student from University College Lillebaelt in Denmark (International Business Bachelor)

Patricio Moreno © FH Vorarlberg

"After 2 tries to come to Dornbirn and make my semester abroad I’m finally here! In the beginning, everybody knew that will be hard to do but it’s something that I will never regret."

Patricio Moreno, exchange student from Universidad del Desarrollo in Chile (International Business Bachelor)

Alperen Aslan © FH Vorarlberg

"Vorarlberg is no longer some empty spot. Vorarlberg is a place of self-development, nature and change. Vorarlberg is where I found myself. I'm ready to face the world now."

Alperen Aslan, exchange student from Karel de Grote Hogeschool, Belgium (International Business Bachelor)

Victor Jacobs © FH Vorarlberg

"Have you ever seen someone smile so hard? At least I haven't seen myself smile so hard in my entire life and this picture was taken only 10 days after my arrival in Dornbirn. Coming here was the best choice of my life!"

Victor Jacobs, exchange student from Karel de Grote Hogeschool, Belgium (International Business Bachelor)

Alan Lampert Nieland © FH Vorarlberg

"Come to Dornbirn in Austria was one of my best choices in my life. I have have met lot of new people here that were open to talk and exchange information and experiences."

Alan Lampert Nieland, exchange student from Universidade do Vale do Taquari, Brasil (International Business Bachelor)

Johanna Hokkanen © FH Vorarlberg

"The exchange is not only about stepping out of your comfort zone. It's about life long friendships."

Johanna Hokkanen, exchange student from JAMK University of Applied Sciences, Finland (International Business Bachelor)

Thjis Dreves © FH Vorarlberg

"Going on an exchange has brought me a lot. Besides independency and self-development, I have realized to get the most out of life."

Thijs Dreves, exchange student from Hogeschool van Arnhem en Nijmegen, Netherlands (International Business Bachelor)

Arne Mertens © FH Vorarlberg

"The best part of being on this exchange is all the people from around the world and the locals you get to meet. I definitely made some friends for life here. I would recommend everyone to do their exchange here in Dornbirn."

Arne Mertens, exchange student from Karel de Grote Hogeschool, Belgium (International Business Bachelor)

Study related information for guest students

Living in Vorarlberg

Important information about FH Vorarlberg

Contact

International Office

+43 5572 792 1201
international@fhv.at

Opening Hours

Monday to Friday 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Wednesday and Thursday 1:30 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.