Salzburg University

University of Music "Mozarteum"
The university of music in Salzburg is called "Mozarteum". By this title Salzburg wants to honor it's most famous son.
The university was founded in 1841 as music school. The university received the high school status in 1970, and it's status for an university of music and descriptive art in 1998.

Paracelsus Medical Privat University
The private university was created in 1999, and named according to the medic Paracelsus who died in Salzburg. The university was financially supported by several private investors, the federal government of Salzburg, and Dietrich Mateschitz (Red Bull). The study activities started in September 2003.