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Montanuniversität Leoben

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Welcome to Montanuniversität Leoben, one of Austria's leading technical universities, located in the beautiful town of Leoben. With a rich history and a strong commitment to excellence in education and research, Montanuniversität Leoben has become a prominent institution both nationally and internationally.

Motto, Vision, and Mission

At Montanuniversität Leoben, our motto is "Menschen, Materialien, Innovation" meaning "People, Materials, Innovation". We believe that through the collaboration of brilliant minds, superior materials, and constant innovation, we can unlock solutions to complex challenges and contribute to the advancement of society.

Our vision is to be a globally recognized center of excellence for education and research in the fields of mining, metallurgy, materials science, and related disciplines. Our mission is to provide high-quality education, conduct cutting-edge research, and foster innovation that contributes to sustainable development and meets the evolving needs of industries.


At the helm of Montanuniversität Leoben is our esteemed Chancellor, Prof. Dr. Wilfried Eichlseder. With his vast expertise and visionary leadership, Prof. Eichlseder plays a pivotal role in guiding the university towards achieving its goals and maintaining its reputation as a premier institution.

History and Current Progress

Montanuniversität Leoben was founded in 1840 as the Imperial-Royal Mining Academy in Styria, Austria. Throughout its long history, the university has continually evolved and expanded its educational and research offerings to adapt to the changing needs of industries and society.

Today, Montanuniversität Leoben is recognized as a pioneer in the fields of mining, metallurgy, materials science, and related disciplines. We are proud of our successful collaborations with industry partners, research institutions, and universities worldwide. Our dedication to academic excellence, innovation, and practical application of knowledge has helped us rank among the best technical universities in Europe and the world.

Courses Offered

Montanuniversität Leoben offers a wide range of bachelor's, master's, and doctoral programs across various fields. Our programs are designed to equip students with the necessary skills and knowledge to excel in their chosen careers.

Some of our notable programs include:

  • Bachelor in Mining Engineering
  • Bachelor in Metallurgy
  • Bachelor in Materials Science
  • Master in Environmental Engineering
  • Master in Petroleum Engineering
  • Master in Industrial Logistics

These are just a few examples of the diverse programs offered at Montanuniversität Leoben. We continually evaluate and update our course offerings to ensure they align with industry demands and emerging trends.

Costs and Scholarships

Montanuniversität Leoben strives to make education accessible to all deserving students. Tuition fees may vary depending on your nationality, program, and level of study. It is recommended to visit our official website and refer to the specific program of interest for the latest information regarding tuition fees.

In addition to various financial aid options provided by the government, Montanuniversität Leoben offers scholarships to support talented and meritorious students. These scholarships may cover tuition fees, living expenses, or both. We encourage eligible students to explore the available scholarship opportunities and apply accordingly.

Teachers and Student Information

Our faculty members are distinguished experts in their respective fields, dedicated to imparting knowledge, conducting groundbreaking research, and mentoring students. They bring extensive industry experience and academic expertise to the classroom, creating a vibrant learning environment.

As a student at Montanuniversität Leoben, you will have access to state-of-the-art laboratories, research facilities, and resources that facilitate experiential learning and encourage innovation. Our close-knit student community fosters collaboration, networking, and personal growth.

Location and Contact Information

Montanuniversität Leoben is located in the charming town of Leoben, nestled in the heart of Styria, Austria. Leoben provides a picturesque backdrop for your educational journey, with its historic architecture, natural beauty, and vibrant cultural scene.

For further information or inquiries, please feel free to reach out to us:

Montanuniversität Leoben
Franz-Josef-Strasse 18
A-8700 Leoben

Phone: +43 3842 402
Fax: +43 3842 402-7702
Email: [email protected]

Experience the excellence of Montanuniversität Leoben and join us in shaping the future through cutting-edge education and research!