Informatics, TU Vienna

Faculty of Informatics, TU Vienna

The Faculty of Informatics is one of eight faculties at the Vienna University of Technology (TU Wien), which carries out research in informatics and business 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 faculty consits of seven institutes and the central services “Office of the Dean” and the “Coordination and Communication Center”. 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.

Events and Dates

Helmut Veith receives CAV Award. Formal Methods professor is one of the recipients of prestigious annual award
Thu, August 6, 2015

Euro-Par 2015. The prime European conference on all aspects of parallel and distributed processing.
Mon, August 24 – Fri, August 28, 2015 — TU Wien — Konferenz

RecSys2015. 9th ACM Conference on Recommender Systems
Wed, September 16 – Sun, September 20, 2015 — TU Wien, Freihaus — Konferenz