School Structure


The private foundation of the University of Applied Sciences Kufstein Tirol, commercial register no. 302220t, in Andreas Hofer Straße 7, 6330 Kufstein is the body maintaining the International School Kufstein Tirol, school number 705036. The private foundation is managed by a board with three members: Dr. Herbert Marschitz (chairman of the board), LH a.D. DDr. Herwig van Staa (deputy chairman) and Franz Mayer (executive director). 

The private foundation of the University of Applied Sciences Kufstein Tirol founded the International School Kufstein Tirol (ISK Tirol) in March 2014 as a private limited company operated as a public utility which pursues objectives that solely and directly serve the public benefit of educating young people. The general meeting is the highest decision-making body of this public utility.

ISK Tirol is managed and represented by its management board which includes the managing director/administrator Mag. (FH) Walter Weiskopf and the headmaster/authorized signatory OStR Prof. Mag. Claudia Atzl. This ensures that the four-eye principle (dual control) is adhered to in all of the organizations under the roof of the private foundation of the University of Applied Sciences Kufstein Tirol. 

An advisory board serves the purpose of supporting the management board. The board comprises the following members: 

  • Barbara Schwaighofer, Member of the Tyrolean Landtag, representing the Governor of the Province of the Tyrol
  • Dir. Mag. Anton Lettner, representing the archbishop of Salzburg
  • The board members of the private foundation of the University of Applied Sciences Kufstein Tirol  

All details are defined in the “Cooperation Agreement for the Establishment and Recognition of the Denominational Private International School Kufstein Tirol” which was concluded with the diocese of Salzburg and in the “Declaration on the Establishment of a Private Limited Company Operated as a Public Utility under the Name International School Kufstein Tirol (ISK Tirol) GmbH”.