Your career at the St. Pölten UAS

A place to collaborate, a place to develop

Why work at the St. Pölten UAS?

The St. Pölten UAS offers a meaningful occupation with many diverse possibilities. True to the motto “shape as a team, grow as an individual”, teaching, research and administration work together in interdisciplinary teams to shape our future while still leaving enough room for personal development and growth.

With more than 3,200 students, the St. Pölten University of Applied Sciences is a key player in the Austrian higher education sector and one of the most important employers in the region. Our university distinguishes itself through its future-oriented and steadily growing number of study programmes, a strong interdisciplinary collaboration and its research focus. Due to its ideal location, the St. Pölten UAS is also easy to reach by public transport for staff members from surrounding areas. Vienna, for example, is only a 25-minute train ride away.

A place to collaborate, a place to develop

Our motto here at the St. Pölten UAS

HRS4R - Human Resources Strategy for Researchers

The “European Charter for Researchers and the Code of Conduct for the Recruitment of Researchers” is a set of general principles and includes recommendations from the European Commission for improving the working conditions and career prospects of researchers. The HRS4R project is currently being carried out at the UAS in order to implement the above-mentioned principles and to obtain the logo "HR - Excellence in Research". Over the course of this project, the most important principles for researchers were put into writing in the OTMR policy.

Our values as an employer


Finding solutions

Sharing ideas

Creating values

Our benefits

Flexible Working Hours
Home Office
Modern Infrastructure
Free Parking
Structured Onboarding
Further Education and Development
Health Promotion
International Exchange
Celebrations & Trips

What our employees say

Application Process

You want to apply for a job at the St. Pölten UAS? This is how our application process works – from receipt of application documents to onboarding.


Click here for current job openings (in German).

Gender & Diversity

Career Models

Management Guidelines

Interesting facts for applicants from abroad

Network and cooperation partners

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You want to know more? Feel free to ask!
Schölnast Doris, BA MA

Doris Schölnast, BA MA

Recruiting Specialist
Human Resources and Legal Affairs