Each year about 350,000 students choose to follow an Austrian study programme, among which 70,000 students come from a foreign country. The great number of high quality education institutions, a long academic tradition and an open-minded learning atmosphere make Austria an easy choice for students seeking an international education. Currently Austria is home to 22 state universities, 21 universities of applied sciences and 13 private universities, producing 40,000 graduates each year. Austria has experienced a 40% increase in the number of foreign students in the past five years.
Austrian higher education institutions offer an ever-growing number of degree programmes: you can choose between first-class research-based courses, a world-famous education at any of the universities of the arts, high-quality practice-oriented degree courses at the universities of applied sciences, and sound, up-to-date teacher education and innovative courses at private universities.
Austrian scientists conduct research in a variety of fields such as quantum physics, biomedicine, nanotechnologies, communications, and environmentally friendly technologies. The Austrian mix of scientific thinking and entrepreneurial spirit are a great source of innovation. In 2005, EUR 3.6 billion were invested in research and development. Presently, research and development accounts for nearly three percent of the country’s economic output.
Austria has a strong economy with machinery, metallurgical products and textiles being of particular importance. The country's most important industry however is tourism. Austria, with its well-developed economy and high standard of living, is closely tied to other EU economies. Austria, with its well-developed economy and high standard of living, is closely tied to other EU economies. The services sector forms some two thirds of the Gross Domestic Product of 232 billion Euros. Trade and industry make up about a third of the GDP, agriculture contributes some 2 %. With an average per capita GDP of about Euro 27,000, Austria ranks among the European Communities richest countries.
Due to its rich cultural past and present, Austria is cherished by people worldwide. The varied landscape is of great importance to tourism. There are many ski resorts and in the summer there are a multitude of opportunities for hiking and climbing or for water sports on the numerous lakes. Other factors for deciding on a stay in Austria include the great social security, the economic stability and the great hospitality of the Austrians. This is why Austria is an ideal place for studying and living.
Austria is bordered by Switzerland, Liechtenstein, Germany, the Czech Republic, Slovakia, Hungary, Slovenia and Italy. The official language is German, though English is widely spoken, especially among younger people. Croatian, Slovenian and Hungarian are recognised as official languages in various individual regions of autonomous population groups.
Our objective is to assist students to select the most suitable course and universities based on their personal interests and academic achievements with consummate advice so that they can confidently continue to pursue their education goals with achievable success.
Analyze & understand the profile from admission point of view and match it with the requirement of the students. Also suggest any universally accepted tests like GRE/GMAT/TOEFL/ IELTS/ SAT to be taken which is not taken before.
Our experts will also provide you with advice on financial planning for your studies in abroad. It’s one of the crucial steps to understand the financial requirements and how you should manage the same.
Help as tutor to prepare the necessary documents; documents verification is done by experts keeping country, university, program & deadlines in consideration
Our university expert team suggests the list of universities & programs based on your profile & requirements, our experts will guide you in choosing the best universities from the list or even you can discuss with them if you have any doubts about the other universities which are not in the list.
Having chosen the appropriate university, it becomes essentially you to match its curriculum with your academic ambition. All the applications process is planned by experts keeping university, programs deadlines & discussion with universities in consideration. The application process involves an element of prioritizing & scheduling.
After you receive your admission in any one of the universities applied, our visa expert team will guide you in visa processing. We will provide you with the most experienced tips for this most crucial step before you enter your study destination.
At GECS we firmly believe that further education requires proper planning to ensure that, students choose the appropriate academic pathway. With this in mind, we assist students by giving comprehensive information about study opportunities. We continuously believe in providing professional services to students, parents and our institutional clients at all times.
Global Education Consultancy Services (GECS) a Bangalore based education consultancy is one of the top consultancies of India with many years of experience in guiding students to various destinations abroad. We have been happily associated with 7000 plus successful student stories during our tenure with the unique concept of customised service to the students.
We at GECS guide students to the USA, Germany, Sweden, Finland, Norway, Denmark, Spain, Italy, Austria, France, Poland, Lithuania, Canada, UK, Australia, New Zealand, Ireland, Singapore, Holland, Switzerland and Cyprus. By having created the brand and visibility, in extension to our success and have a close connection with the students across India.
GECS has created great value in the Indian market in a short span of time with its ideology, strong educational background of founders & its philosophy of commitments. "GECS has grown at an extraordinary rate with strong team with dedicated directors with experience of more than 35 years in various technical & non-technical including education industries".
At GECS, we understand that each student has different academic and social background as well as his/her truly unique goals for studying overseas. Our objective is to assist them to select the most suitable course and institution based on their personal interests and academic achievement with consummate advice so that they can confidently continue to pursue their education goals with achievable success. Counsellors at GECS are here to fulfil the hopes of parents and inspire students to achieving their potential through proper planning.
As we are aware students’ are generally confused about be it studies in abroad or about their job prospects once after they complete their graduation. They are influenced with various sources where they are in a critical situation to decide their desired path. We have noticed this and successfully helped them in deciding their career through our customized counseling session by the experts.
All people claim to provide a quality and professional service. However, in GECS' case this is reflected through the referrals of new students time after time and testimonials of successful students. We believe that good relationships and trust are built up over time and must not be compromised.
I need to thank all the staff who has assisted me, but my Special Thanks to Richa mam, who stayed till 7 o 7:30pm and who did help me in completing my application form for Esslingen, though it was a late entry, i was able to apply for that university and even got into that university. The good part is we get updates via email and its quick I am a happy student from GECS. Thanks a lot for helping me.
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I would like to thank all the staff who directly or indirectly supported me during this entire process (I have to say it was a journey).GECS offered very good support and assistance during the entire process. I was very happy and I have already recommended it to my friends as well.
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GECS is a superb organization guiding the student appropriately to pursue their studies in abroad. Nikita really helped me a lot from starting till last. She guided me properly and provided me all the information of any required documents or any form at the appropriate time keeping in mind of the time to finish the things from my side too.