UNIVERSITY OF DIVERSITY
Open to new ideas. Since 1365.
The University of Vienna, founded in 1365, is one of the oldest and largest universities in Europe. About 9,600 employees, 6,800 of who are academic employees, work at 19 faculties and centres. This makes the University of Vienna Austria’s largest research and education institution. About 94,000 national and international students are currently enrolled at the University of Vienna. With more than 175 degree programmes, the University offers the most diverse range of studies in Austria. The University of Vienna is also a major provider of continuing education.
With its 6,600 academics, 400 of whom are professors, the University of Vienna is the largest research and educational institution in Austria. The principle of research-led teaching is embedded in the curriculum of all degree programmes and is implemented by our teaching staff who impart knowledge about the latest research findings in their courses.