Vienna University of Technology Austria – TU Wien

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Vienna University of Technology, Austria is known as TU Wien, in German language (Technische Universität Wien), but still commonly used Vienna University of Technology is one of the leading universities in Vienna. 

This university is very well known in domestic as well as international in teaching and in research currently 28,100 students eight faculties and about 5,000 staff members, university’s teaching and research is concentrated on engineering, computer science, and natural sciences. University was founded in 1815 and named as Polytechnic Institute with a focus on scientific research and teaching and then in 1872 university renamed as a college of technology after 100 years recognized as a technical university. University, the TU Wien has a commitment to set the impressive criteria and knowledge transfer in research, training and innovation.

Today, TU Wien has eight different faculties lead by deans These are: 

  1. Architecture and Planning
  2. Chemistry
  3. Civil Engineering
  4. Computer Sciences
  5. Electrical Engineering and Information Technology
  6. Mathematics and Geoinformation
  7. Mechanical and Industrial Engineering
  8. Physics

TU Wien is one of the very well known universities of technology in the world by introducing a top level of research and education. TU Wien is among the most growing technical universities in Europe and Austria’s largest scientific-technical research and educational institution. As a university of technology, TU Wien covers a wide range of scientific ideas from abstract pure research and the basic principles of science to related technological research and partnership with industry. TU Wien stands for research on an international level listed among the world‘s top 100 universities in the world University Ranking. TU Wien has been a place of research, teaching and learning in the service of programs. In TU Wien development work in almost all areas of technology encouraged and interactions between main research and the various fields of engineering sciences.

University has a main library founded in 1815  it has six floors of open access area and reading rooms University has been listed in the top universities of the world because it has been providing top-level of research and education and produced outstanding scientists most of them the winner of Austria’s highest science award.

Statistics from TopUniversities (2019):

  • QS Global World Ranking: #=192 (2019)
  • Status: Public
  • Research Output: Very High
  • Total Students: 10,401
  • Academic Faculty Staff: 729

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