University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences, Vienna


BOKU, the only Austrian university in the area of Natural Resources Management and Life Sciences, with some 12000 students (21% of which are international) has vast experience in co-ordinating research and educational EU projects and managing student & staff exchanges in various scholarship programmes. At European level BOKU is actively engaged in networks, focusing on relevant topics in education and research, like ICA and its subgroups as well as in regional networks e.g., ASEA-Uninet and EURASIA – Pacific – Uninet. In the last 4 years, BOKU developed its first three joint degree master programmes, 8 double/multiple degree master programs, and three doctoral schools. In the QS World University Ranking by Subject 2012 and 2013, BOKU was listed Top 51-100. BOKU is also listed in the Green metric world university ranking: rank 8 worldwide in general and 2nd in education world-wide.