The Committee on Equal Treatment at TU Wien provides information and support for members and governing bodies of the university on matters of equality between men and women, equal opportunities without discrimination on the basis of gender, ethnicity, religion or ideology, age or sexual orientation, and the promotion of women.
- Provides support with monitoring assessment, admissions and appointment procedures.
- Combats discrimination within the university.
- Provides advice and support in the event of workplace bullying or sexual harassment.
- Provides information about equal linguistic treatment and gender mainstreaming.
In the performance of its duties, the Committee on Equal Treatment is granted certain rights; the members are independent and autonomous when they carry out their role and must maintain professional secrecy.