Informatics, TU Vienna

Faculty of Informatics, TU Wien

The Faculty of Informatics at TU Wien is the gravitational center of informatics in Austria. Our faculty is the country’s largest research and educational institution in the area of informatics and business informatics.


Helmut Veith Stipend 2017. Rückenwind für Frauen in der Informatik mit dem Helmut Veith Stipendium 2017 für exzellente Studentinnen der Informatik
Mon, June 19, 2017 — Helmut Veith Stipendium

International breeze for the spring semester. Vienna PhD School of Informatics is hosting renowned visiting professors
Thu, March 9, 2017 — Course, Forschung, Vortrag

Events and Dates

LAIVe Summer School 2017. Master and doctoral students in Computer Science and Mathematics with a strong interest in Logic are invited to apply.
Mon, July 3 – Wed, July 5, 2017 — TU Wien — Sommerschule

ALGO 2017 Congress on Algorithms. The Algorithms and Complexity Group of the Faculty of Informatics is hosting an international congress combining a number of events and a summer school in Vienna.
Mon, September 4 – Fri, September 8, 2017 — TU Wien, Freihaus — Kongress

Parameterized Complexity Summer School (PCSS). Spend your summer at the 3rd Parameterized Complexity Summer School (PCSS) held in Vienna, Austria, from September 1 – 3. The school is pre-event of ALGO 2017.
Mon, September 4 – Fri, September 8, 2017 — TU Wien, Freihaus — Sommerschule

About the Faculty of Informatics

Informatics and business informatics are young and innovative disciplines which play a central role in our modern information society. The application of these disciplines, information and communication technologies (ICT), is gradually penetrating into all areas of life and evolving at a rapid pace. The development and use of ICT is affecting not just business and administration but the personal lives of a growing number of people.

The key role of informatics calls for intensive efforts in research and teaching. The Faculty of Informatics strives to play an active role in national and international research. Its activities are guided by the principles of academic excellence, the networking of research and teaching, and by a sense of awareness for the social responsibility it has.

The major fields of studies are computer science and business informatics, which are the biggest and fourth biggest courses of study, respectively, at Vienna University of Technology. The five main research areas are Distributed and Parallel Systems, Logic and Computation, Business Informatics, Computer Engineering, and Media Informatics and Visual Computing.