Future skills of international students in Upper Austria - a survey among students and lecturers in the field of engineering

Activity: Talk or presentationOral presentation


In a constantly changing world, higher education institutions need to educate students for their future careers. This paper aims to contribute to the question about relevant skills and competences by bringing together students’ and lecturers’ perspectives. It presents the results of a survey among international students of an English-taught engineering programme in Austria and discusses the role of language skills in students' employability. The results of the survey indicate a great consensus among students and lecturers and a large consent with the current curriculum, planting several ideas for further improvement.
Period5 Sept 2023
Event title45.th EAIR forum
Event typeConference
LocationLinz, AustriaShow on map
Degree of RecognitionInternational