As a fascinating land of contrasts, Tirol delights not only with its unique alpine landscapes, but is also home to one of Europe’s most historic universities, internationally renowned research institutions, as well as many international enterprises and global market leaders. Exceptional quality of life and highly motivated and qualified people are just two of the distinct advantages of this location in the heart of the Alps. In a nutshell, the perfect prerequisites to learn in an innovative and inspiring environment!
Did you know that only 12,4% of Tirol’s surface area is permanently inhabited?
The other 87.6% of Tirol is covered by pristine, natural landscapes and a unique mountain world – although the local economy continues to grow steadily. Thanks to its well-developed infrastructure, high quality of life and central location in the middle of Europe, Tirol offers excellent location infrastructure for companies, as well as recreational space for its guests and residents in equal measure.
Did you know that 19,728 companies are based in Tirol?
Moreover, 2,691 new companies were founded in 2016, most of which operate in the industrial, trade and retail sector. There are 323,260 employed persons in Tirol, who generate an overall economic output of € 42,000 per capita per year.