University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences Vienna

From the University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences website:


  • BOKU is one of the best universities for sustainability in Europe and brings together scientific, technical and socio-economic topics.
  • BOKU is a leading institute, where science and students exchange ideas with actors from economics and politics on the sustainable development of our society.
  • BOKU sees itself as an innovation leader in the green economy, with the goal of integrating sustainability into all processes in society.


Standards and professional focus in our research and teaching:

  • Conservation and development of protection for habitats and the economic market, as well as standards of living
  • Management of natural resources and the environment
  • Protecting food and health


  • Excellence (in research and teaching)
  • Transparency
  • Cooperation
  • Responsibility (national and international)