The service site ”Job Chances with Academic Studies” on the platform www.ams forschungsnetzwerk.at
The job information brochures belonging to the series” Job Chances with Academic Studies” and the Job Lexicon 3 –
Academic Careers (available only in German) represent the medial backbone of the comprehensive vocational and labour market information, that the
Dep. for Labour Market Research and Vocational Information of the Public Employment Service (PES) Austria provides to the
universities and to the Vocational Teacher Training Universities.
In connection with other functions of the website www.ams-forschungsbetzwerk.at (e.g. research reports on the academic
field as PDF downloads in the e-library of the PES research network, PES qualification barometer, the vocational information
brochure „Vocational Choices for High School Leavers”) the ”Job Chances with Academic Studies” provides extensive information on
vocational opportunities for the alumni of the Austrian universities, universities of applied sciences and
Vocational Teacher Training Universities. The ”Job Chances with Academic Studies” offers support according to career entry,
professionalism, Lifelong Learning & Innovation.
”Job Chances with Academic Studies” addresses both (prospective) alumni and students, who are about to decide on their vocational
future, employees of the PES, apprentices, researchers, vocational and occupational trainers, journalists and policy-makers
in the field of education, vocational training, politics and economics.
Due to its abundance on information, its diversity and critical representation ”Job Chances with Academic Studies” is a
valuable instrument for all those who are interested - privately or professionally - in the development of the labour market
for university graduates.
Immediate access to: Vocational information brochures and Job Lexicon 3
|Job Chances with Academic Studies UNI/FH/PH|
|Natural Resources and Applied Life Sciences|
|Cultural and Human Sciences|
|Degree programmes at the University of Applied Sciences|
|Professional Certificate in Secondary Education|
|Mining and metallurgy|
|Social and Business Sciences|
|Technic and Engineering|
Job Chances with Academic Studies (database)
Job Lexicon 3 – Academic Careers (database)
Job Lexicon 3 – Academic Careers (pdf-print)
Vocational information Brochure - „Vocational Choices for High School Leavers” (Matura)
Availability of the vocational information brochures ”Job Chances with Academic Studies” and of the
Job Lexicon 3 as hardcopies
All vocational information brochures (belonging to the series ”Job Chances with Academic Studies”) and the
Job Lexicon 3 -
Academic Careers can be found as hardcopies free of charge at any job information centre in Austria (BIZ) of the Public
Employment Service (PES).
A list of all BIZ addresses and telephone numbers can be found at:
On the up-to-dateness of ”Job Chances with Academic Studies” and Job Lexicon 3
The job and labour market information in the information brochures, which are extracted of the series
”Job Chances with Academic Studies” and Job Lexicon 3 - Academic Careers are updated every two years.
For the daily up-dated study information (study courses / academic curricula in the case of universities, Universities
of Applied Sciences and Vocational Teacher Training Universities), curricular setups, post gradual further training courses
etc. we recommend the data base of the Austrian Federal Ministry of Education, Science and Research. For all fields of studies,
respectively university courses offered by Austrian universities please visit:
The homepage of the Agency for Quality Assurance and Accreditation Austria (AQ Austria) provides extensive information
on the Austrian FH sector.