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Technology for People

Our mission is "technology for people". Through our research we "develop scientific excellence",
through our teaching we "enhance comprehensive competence".

TU Wien (TUW) is located in the heart of Europe, in a cosmopolitan city of great cultural diversity. For more than 200 years, TU Wien has been a place of research, teaching and learning in the service of progress. TU Wien is among the most successful technical universities in Europe and is Austria’s largest scientific-technical research and educational institution.

Elektrizität und Magnetismus [1]

Using electricity to switch magnetism


At TU Wien, a major step has been taken towards linking electrical and magnetic material properties, which is crucial for possible applications in electronics.

Elisabeth Gruber [1]

Shooting with atoms


TU Wien has awarded the Hannspeter Winter Prize to physicist Elisabeth Gruber for her research into the bombardment of surfaces with highly charged ions.

Ganz von alleine bilden die Teilchen regelmäßige Schichten aus

Solid and liquid at the same time


Microscopically small particles can spontaneously self-assemble into complex layered structures with remarkable properties, according to calculations performed at the TU Wien.

TU Wien Hauptgebäude mit Feuerwerk

TU Wien wishes you a successful and happy 2018!


Year’s end is neither an end nor a beginning but a going on with all the wisdom that experience can instill in us. (Hal Borland)

Successful re-accreditation by the RICS at the TU Wien


The postgraduate MSc Real Estate – Investment & Valuation has obtained further accreditation until 2022.