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Supervisory authority of TU Wien

Austrian Federal Ministry of Education, Science and Research, opens an external URL in a new window

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Governing bodies with power of representation: TU Wien Rector’s Office

Duties of TU Wien

According to § 3 of the Austrian Universities Act 2002, TU Wien fulfils the following duties within its area of responsibility:

  1. advancement of sciences (research and teaching), and the advancement, appreciation and teaching of the arts;
  2. education through science and the advancement and appreciation of the arts;
  3. scientific, artistic, artistic-pedagogical and artistic-scientific training, qualification for professional activities requiring the application of scientific knowledge and methods, as well as teaching artistic and scientific skills at the highest level;
  4. training and promotion of junior academics and young artists;
  5. continuing education, particularly of university graduates and graduates of university colleges of education;
  6. internal co-ordination of scientific research (and the advancement and appreciation of the arts) and teaching at universities;
  7. promotion of domestic and international co-operation in research and teaching, and the arts;
  8. promotion of the use and practical application of their research findings, and of community involvement in efforts to promote the advancement and appreciation of the arts;
  9. gender equality and the advancement of women;
  10. maintenance of contacts with graduates;
  11. provision of public information on the performance of the tasks of the universities.

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