Studies at the "Faculty for Exploration"

The Faculty of Earth Sciences, Geography and Astronomy is one of the most diverse faculties at the University of Vienna, covering not only all aspects of space and geosciences but also all aspects of interactions between our Earth’s environment and humans. The Faculty hosts more than 3,000 students. If you are interested in our research areas and want to benefit from our wide range of degree programmes, you should definitely join us.

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Urban space and research seen through the lens of the camera: Master students in geography and planning on their experiences with photography as a...

Study (EN)

José Manuel Perez Martinez, PhD-student at the Department of Astrophysics, has been awarded a 12-month Marietta Blau grant to visit the Instituto de...


This spring 30 students of the Erasmus Mundus Joint Master in Urban Studies – commonly known as 4CITIES – joined the premises of Caritas in Vienna to...


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