Paracelsus Medical University


The Paracelsus Medical University is a private university located in Salzburg municipality, Austria and Nuremberg, Germany.

Studies and further education

Degree Courses:

  • Study of Human Medicine (Dr. med. univ.)
  • Study of Pharmacy (Bachelor & Master)
  • Nursing Science Online (Bachelor of Science in Nursing)
  • Master’s Degree Program in Nursing Science (Master of Science in Nursing)
  • Public Health (Master of Science in Public Health)
  • Advanced Nursing Practice (“Advanced Nurse Practitioner in acute care” / “Advanced Nurse Practitioner in chronic care”)
  • Medical Science Doctorate Study Program (Ph.D.)
  • Nursing and Allied Health Sciences (Ph.D.)
  • In addition the Paracelsus University offers a variety of postgraduate programs and degree courses.

Scientific research institutes & research centers

  • General Practice, Family Medicine and Preventive Medicine
  • Anatomy and Cell Biology
  • Nursing Science and Practice
  • Pharmacology und Toxicology
  • Pharmacy
  • Physiology und Pathophysiology
  • Hereditary Metabolic Diseases
  • Biomechanics
  • Early Life Care
  • Ecomedicine
  • Experimental Neuroregeneration
  • Experimental and Clinical Cell Therapy
  • Gastein Research Institute
  • Molecular Regenerative Medicine
  • Molecular Sports and Rehabilitation Medicine
  • Neurointervention
  • Tendon and Bone Regeneration
  • Synergetic and Psychotherapy Research
  • Advanced Radiation Technologies – radART
  • Rehabilitation, Transition and Palliation of Neurologically Ill Children
  • Spine Research


  • Clinical Research Centre Salzburg (CRCS)
  • Spinal Cord Injury and Tissue Regeneration Center Salzburg (SCI-TReCS)
  • Public Health and Healthcare Research

The main research focuses at the Paracelsus Medical University belong to the area of regenerative medicine:

  • Neurosciences
  • Oncological, immunological and allergic diseases
  • Musculoskeletal diseases, biomechanics and sports medicine
  • Metabolic diseases

Research Programs:

  • Experimental ophthalmology and glaucoma research
  • Molecular therapy of genetic dermatoses
  • Nano vesicular therapies
  • Proteomics
  • Psychotherapy evaluation in a complex therapy setting


Paracelsus Medical University
Strubergasse 21, Salzburg, Salzburg, Austria
+43 (0)662 / 2420-0