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With the strategic development of the University and associated substantial investment activity, as well as a marked reform of the entire education and training course offering, the Rectorate ensures the competitiveness of the University of Salzburg.

Research-oriented teaching and nationally and internationally recognized research are core to the mission. With approximately 2,800 employees and 18,000 students, the University of Salzburg is one of the largest institutions in the region.

It, therefore, has a model function and is involved in the implementation of social objectives such as the inclusion of women, the promotion of health, and protection of the environment.

The broad spectrum of subjects at the University of Salzburg range from Theology and Law, to Natural Sciences and Cultural and Social Sciences; in addition, particular attention has been paid in recent years to the Magisterium. For more information on the organization and structure of the University of Salzburg, click here.

Currently, more than 30 fields of study and 80 Diploma, Bachelor, Master or Doctoral degree programs are offered; Lifelong Learning is also encouraged in the form of numerous university courses and the special educational opportunities offered through "University 55+".

 

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    We are currently facing some IT problems, with some services experiencing temporary difficulties including Plusonline or the Intranet. Intensive work is being carried out to rectify the problem.
    The 6th annual conference on 6.migration and integration research in Austria took place from the 16 to 18 September at the der University of Salzburg – partly in person, partly online. A resolution for the reception of refugees from Moria was approved.
    As part of its profile „Räume und Identitäten (Spaces and Identities)“ the third annual conference was held on the 30th January 2020 at the Department of Public, International and European Law at the University of Salzburg. The conference with the title „Lebensende in Institutionen ( End of Life in Institutions)" raised a controversial social issue.
    Applications for two dissertation prizes (worth 2,000 euros each) can be made until the 31st October.
    This semester from the 28.09.2020 personal registration for USI courses will not be possible in order to avoid unnecessary crowds of people.
    The Armenian religous anthropologist Dr. Yulia Antonyan (Jerevan State University) and the Austrian Armenologist and Head of the ZECO Centre for the Study of the Christian East, Univ.Doz.Dr.Dr.h.c. Jasmine Dum-Tragut Bakk.rer.nat., are among the winners of an international research competition in Armenia.
    Important dates and information on registering for courses at the Language Centre in Winter Semester 2020/21
    historioPLUS , like so many others, has also had to adapt to the change in circumstances due to Covid-19. For this reason the current year has appeared a little later than in previous years.
    The Language Center has been active in the field of intercomprehension didactics for almost 20 years,Well-known multilingual didactics experts, came together to present the current state of research in this area.The result is the anthology "Lehr- und Lernkompetenzen für die Interkompehension. Perspektiven für die mehrsprachige Bildung (Teaching and Learning Skills for Intercomprehension. Perspectives for Multilingual Education)"Band 10 der Salzburger Reihe zur Lehrer/innen/bildung.
    Registration for the webinars with Ms MMag. Dr. Olivia Vrabl, colleagues from IT-Services and the ZFL-Team is possible at anytime.
    Programme management and discussion moderation: Univ.-Prof. Dr. Sabine Coelsch-Foisner
    During the time of Corona, in particular, it became clear just how important it is to support students digitally in their every day university life. The project „On Track“ – stay on track combines digital and social worlds. It is starting at the right time!
    Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) about the Corona semester
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