World University Service - Austrian Committee (WUS Austria)


WUS Austria is a politically independent, non-governmental organization committed to the promotion of the human right to education on the basis of academic freedom and university autonomy.


WUS Austria is the competent partner for the development of higher education, which is a key factor in the socio-economic and political advancement of every society. WUS Austria’s MISSION therefore aims at increasing the quality of higher education in accordance with European (Bologna process; European Higher Education Area - EHEA) and international standards in order to establish solid and sustainable structures for a strong role of universities in society.


Sustainable development of higher education goes beyond the university level. Responding to this, WUS Austria works together with the public sector, economy and society as a whole.