University of Vienna

Open to new ideas since 1365. As a research university with high international visibility and a wide range of degree programmes, the University of Vienna is committed to basic research, as well as applied and research-led teaching.

It supports the career development of young researchers and engages in dialogue with society. Because of its scientific breadth, the University of Vienna provides excellent opportunities for interdisciplinary research and teaching. The University of Vienna is one of the oldest and largest universities in Europe. About 9,600 employees, 6,800 of whom are academic employees, work across 19 faculties and centres. This makes the University of Vienna Austria’s largest research and education institution. The University of Vienna prioritises the European Research Area and has had important success in obtaining European funding, including ERC grants.

Published Feb. 27, 2017 2:48 PM - Last modified May 22, 2020 1:35 PM