Technische Universität Graz
Institut für Städtebau
Rechbauerstraße 12
A-8010 Graz

Ernst Rainer
Kersten Hofbauer
phone: +43 (316) 8736789
fax: +43 (316) 8736280

Graz University of Technology

Graz University of Technology is a public university and the second largest in Styria, Austria. Graz University of Technology was founded in 1811 by Archduke Johann.

Study programmes at the Graz University of Technology comprise bachelor, master programmes and doctoral study programmes. Close contacts to partners in industry and business guarantee a practical approach to education at the Graz University of Technology. Students can rely on good support and an excellent infrastructure at Graz University of Technology.

An orientation year makes the transition from school to the exciting surroundings of university easier. In keeping with the motto “committed to excellence“, Graz University of Technology offers interesting study programmes like Architecture, Biomedical Engineering, Electrical Engineering and many more.

The task of the institute for urban development lies in the academic education of the architecture-students in all fields of urbanism and spatial planning. The theoretic scientific work relies on urban development processes and the exploration of settled regions and architecture within the current socioeconomic and cultural context. Current research priorities are sustainable urban development and new urban planning strategies.