International resources


Austria is one of the 14 richest countries in the world in terms of GDP (Gross Domestic Product), with a high standard of living and well developed economy.

Products include machinery, metallurgical products and textiles, however, tourism is the most important industry. It joined the EU in 1995 and is closely tied to other EU economies.

Further resources
Jobs in Austria (Totaljobs)
Includes a broad range of jobs within Austria from accountant to chef.
Study Abroad: Austria (Prospects)
Provides a brief summary on the higher education system, entry requirements, fees and funding, exchanges, and visas.
Studying Abroad: Austria (Targetpostgrad)
Gives an overview of the higher education system, courses, application procedures, fees and scholarships, exchange programmes, issues regarding recognition of qualifications in the UK, and visa requirements.
Working Abroad: Austria (Prospects)
Brief information on: job market, vacancy sources, work experience, volunteering, and visas and immigration.
Working Abroad: Austria (Targetjobs)
Gives information on: the job market, applying for jobs, vacancy sources, getting work experience, visa information, and living in the country.
Working in Europe (Austria)
Student-voted employer league tables and current economic data. Lists of companies represent the views of surveyed undergraduates from this country when they were asked who they most wanted to work for. Also gives indicators of general economic outlook and average salary information by sector.