Universität für Bodenkultur Wien

country rank  9
world rank  1328

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University Overview

Established in 1872, Universität für Bodenkultur Wien (University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences, Vienna) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the suburban setting of the large city of Vienna (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants). This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Tulln, Groß-Enzersdorf, Forchtenstein. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Bundesministerium für Bildung, Wissenschaft and Forschung, Österreich (Federal Ministry of Education, Science and Research, Austria), Universität für Bodenkultur Wien (BOKU) is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 10,000-14,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Universität für Bodenkultur Wien (BOKU) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 148 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on students' past academic record and grades. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences, Vienna
Acronym BOKU
Founded 1872 Former name until 1974 was University of Natural Resources and Applied Life Sciences, Vienna
Motto Universität des Lebens
University of Life

University Location

Address Gregor-Mendel-Strasse 33
Vienna (population range: 1,000,000-5,000,000)
1180 Vienna
T +43 (1) 47654 0
F +43 (1) 47654 1005
Other locations Tulln, Groß-Enzersdorf, Forchtenstein

Study Areas and Degree Levels

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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Not available
Admission Office Gregor Mendel Strasse 33
Vienna 1180
+43 (1) 47654 1088

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 10,000-14,999
Academic Staff 1,500-1,999
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Suburban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Go to Universität für Bodenkultur Wien's Library
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities Not reported
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Not reported


Memberships and Affiliations

  • European University Association (EUA)

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