12 Reasons to Study at DPE

Extraordinary people in lecturing and research as well as a low student-to-faculty ratio form the basis of DPE’s outstanding reputation to provide a broad, multidisciplinary education.

As a modern learning environment, the new DPE center is equipped with the latest high-tech tools enabling global collaborative learning. Academic partnerships allow for enriching student exchanges, while tight co-operation with leading industrial partners turn DPE into a one-stop shop for research in petroleum engineering. In addition, a tight-knit community at university ensures a lifelong link of alumni to Leoben.

People

Multicultural workforce
10:1 student-to-faculty rate
Informal teaching environment

Academics

Bachelor, master and PhD programs
Most comprehensive education
Individual mentoring for best results

Campus

Inauguration in late 2016
Well-equipped modern facilities
All three chairs in one place

Coming soon

Facts & Figures

30% international students
75% classes with < 20 students
Employment rate above average

Chairs

Multidisciplinary approach
Highly specialized knowledge
Many elective courses per chair

University

Austria's top university
Small university, large scope
Synergy between departments

Academic
Partners

Worldwide collaboration
Valuable knowledge transfer
Partners for student exchange

Industry
Partners

Well-connected within industry
Combining theory with practice
Internships at best employers

Research

Close ties to global research groups
Unconventional research areas
Excellent infrastructure

Location

Situated in the heart of Europe
Any European capital easy to reach
Numerous all-year sport activities

Coming soon

Community

Student associations
Sport, music and art clubs
SPE Student Chapter Leoben

Coming soon

Alumni

Thriving community of graduates
Large network of professionals
Get-togethers on a regular basis