University of Vienna
A university steeped in history and knowledge creator of a global city
- Founded by Duke Rudolph IV in 1365 as the Alma Mater Rudolphina Vindobonensis
- One of the oldest and largest universities in Europe
- Opening of the historic Main Building of the University in the heart of Vienna’s city centre in 1884
- More than 60 locations in Vienna
- Diversity under one roof: 15 faculties and 5 centres
- The University of Vienna offers 179 degree programmes (bachelor’s, master’s, diploma programmes and doctoral programmes).
- Together with cooperating university colleges of teacher education, the University of Vienna is also the largest teacher education institution in Austria. It offers 28 teaching subjects/specialisations.