- #567 Ranking
- Private Institution Type
The University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences, Vienna or Universität für Bodenkultur Wien (BOKU) was established in 1872. It is an education and research centre for renewable resources. 10500 students study here.
The University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences, the Alma Mater Viridis, perceives itself as a teaching and research center for renewable resources, which are necessary for human life. It is BOKU's objective to help make a considerable contribution to the conservation and protection of resources for future generations by providing diversity in its fields of study. Connecting natural sciences, engineering and economic sciences, we wish to increase knowledge of the ecologically and economically sustainable use of natural resources, to provide a harmoniously cultivated landscape.
The Office of Technology Transfer is responsible for the protection of Intellectual Property (IP) and offers competent supervision in the exploitation and transfer of BOKU research and technology for society’s use. They offer expertise in the field of invention disclosure, Licensing & Patent, Spin-Offs and entrepreneurship, and help scientists in the commercialisation of innovative ideas.
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BOKU is an interesting study place which gave me an opportunity to practically participate in aspects relating to environmental management.
My study in this university has been fun and knowledge packed.. However the practical aspect is what we lack a bit hence my desire to apply for this scholarship to this prestigious school in Europe
It is always a challenge to go abroad since you learn a lot about different countries and yourself. However, this time I was a bit unlucky. I went to Vienna to spend 3,5 months in a lab doing my thesis. Unfortunately the people at the department did not make an effort to speak English and just turned all conversations into German even though I made an effort several times....