Graz University of Technology (TU Graz)

Graz, Austria
In worldwide competition with comparable institutions, Graz University of Technology pursues top teaching and research in the fields of science and engineering. An integral part of putting together excellent education and training programs is knowing about the needs of society and the economy.



Almost 200 years of research and teaching in society’s service make Graz University of Technology one of Austria's most venerable scientific institutions. The University’s success throughout its eventful history has been based upon the achievements of outstanding personalities in science, research and their application.


Graz University of Technology is an important university in the international research and education network of engineering and science. It is rich in tradition and future oriented in equal measure, with a claim to excellence.Based on scientific bachelor’s programmes, it concentrates on research-oriented master’s and PhD programmes.Graz University of Technology produces top performers and managers much in demand and contributes to the sustainable development of society, economy and environment in a responsible way.


Top-class basic research, applied research and research-oriented teaching at Graz University of Technology testify to the enormous productivity and motivation of this university situated in the heart of Europe. Graz University of Technology is positioning itself and making a name for itself in the Central European research area as a trendsetter. It also co-operates with partner universities and extra-university facilities within the framework of international networks. Establishing excellent contacts with industry and the business world are an everyday activity at Graz University of Technology.


The institute is a leading centre for research, (post)graduate education and service with a continuing tradition of excellence for more than 60 years. The quality of the staff and their contributions represent the most significant aspect of the institute fulfilling its task of seeing the invisible.They seek to foster and sustain a creative and supportive working environment based upon an ethos of respect and rigorous scientific enquiry. They value the diversity of the staff and student population and want to promote equality as an essential element.


Student services

  • Career Info Service
  • Students Council at TU Graz
  • International Relations and Mobility Programmes
  • Childcare
  • Languages, Key Competencies and In-House Training
  • Registration Office
  • Support for International Students
  • Virtual Campus
  • Student WWW-Server
  • Networked Learning
  • Student Ateliers

Housing services

Furniture & equipment

  • Category I: shower & toilet, radio, telephone, hairdryer, colour-TV, Internet access, bedding
suitable for allergic people.
  • Category II: simple equipment; shower & toilet
  • Holiday apartments: 2 bedrooms with shower & toilet, living room, kitchen nook, balcony and garage.

Library services

  • Archive and Documentation
  • Databases and Portals
  • Electronic Journals Library
  • Library Search – Online Catalogue
  • Subject Libraries
  • Document Delivery
  • Publishing House

ICT services

  • Network
  • E-Mail
  • Telecommunications
  • Central Services
  • Scientific Computing
  • Support
  • Computer Rooms
  • Audio-Visual Media
  • TUGRAZonline - Information System

Medical services

The aim of the childcare services at the Graz University of Technology (TU Graz) is to provide support for statt members, as well as students.

  • TU Graz nanoversity
  • Flexible childcare at "Fleki"
  • Summer Childcare
  • Babysitter Pool
  • Childcare services for conferences

Student Life

Campus life

Graz University of Technology addresses global issues while being aware of the needs and problems of society in the third millennium. In co-operation with universities, extramural research facilities and companies, Graz university of Technology has an active presence in nearly all continents. Individual co-operation in teaching and research, interdisciplinary research projects, mobility of students and teaching staff, co-operation agreements and strategic partnerships are just some of the University’s diverse forms of collaboration.

Sports facilities

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Student clubs

Gender Equality and Affirmative Action Office

The office was established by the Senate of the Technical University of Graz on 22 March 2004 to promote equal opportunity and affirmative action and to coordinate gender research according to § 19 Abs 2Z 7 UG 2002.

The Global Study Awards

Together with the ISIC Association and British Council IELTS, StudyPortals offers you the chance to receive up to £10000 to expand your horizon and study abroad. We want to ultimately encourage you to study abroad in order to experience and explore new countries, cultures and languages.

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