University representation

Our activities in a short overview: 

  • Budget management
  • Representation of student interests at the Carinthia University of Applied Sciences
  • Decision making on annual estimates, distribution of funds to student councils, and departments
  • Authority on decisions regarding the budget of the university representation together with the economic department
  • Opinions on law and regulation drafts
  • Sending of student representatives to the FH college and other committees
  • Coordination of the activities of the student representation and departments

The board team consists of the chairperson and a maximum of 2 deputies. The duties of the board team include:

  • Public representation of the ÖH FH Kärnten
  • Communication with the rectorate and management
  • Contact with federal representation
  • Overview maintenance

Mandates of the university representation: 

Kevin Kobencic

Kevin Kobencic

Chairman

Thomas Knoch, BA

Thomas Knoch, BA

Representation

Katharina Berger

Katharina Berger

Representation

Andreas Pogatschnig

Andreas Pogatschnig

Mandate of the university representation

Alexander Altmann, BA

Alexander Altmann, BA

Mandate of the university representation

Julia Madritsch

Julia Madritsch

Mandate of the university representation

Nikolaus Hellmann, BA

Nikolaus Hellmann, BA

Mandate of the university representation

Leonhard Oberlojer

Leonhard Oberlojer

Mandate of the university representation

Committee work 

FH college

The FH Kollegium is the most important committee at the Carinthia University of Applied Sciences in which students can participate. The ÖH FH Kärnten can send 4 student representatives to this committee. The committee consists of a total of 18 people

In accordance with § 10 Abs 3 FHStG idgF the FH Kollegium has the following competencies and tasks:

  • It elects the rector and the deputy.

It deliberates over and decides:

  • Changes regarding accredited courses
  • The establishment of new and discontinuation of old courses and programs
  • The budget (investment, material and personnel expenses)
  • Proposals for the recruitment and removal of teaching and research staff to the maintainer
  • Awarding and revoking academic degrees, nostrification of foreign academic degrees, and awarding academic honors
  • Rules of procedure and statutes
  • Examination regulations for students and course participants
  • Examination of complaints about decisions of the course director.

It coordinates

  • The entire teaching operation in terms of content
  • The evaluation of the entire teaching operation including examination regulations and study plans.

The ÖH FH Kärnten is represented in the following working groups and represents the opinions and concerns of the students.

  • Study program and teaching matters
  • Equal Treatment
  • Senate for Student Aid
  • University and asylum
  • Intranet development
  • AG credits
  • Audit project group
  • Project group university development plan
  • Arbeitsgemeinschaft Nachhaltigkeit & Umweltteam