FACTS ABOUT THE CAMPUS

DID YOU KNOW THAT …

…the Vienna Biocenter is a hot spot for the life sciences?

…currently, around 1,700 employees and more than 1,300 students from 65 nations are working and studying at the VBC?

…17 biotech companies, four basic research institutes, one university of applied science, one science communication association, one business incubator and further services are located at the Vienna Biocenter?

…IMBA and the association Open Science run the Vienna Open Lab to make the life sciences accessible to the interested public?

…up to 90.000 m² of office and lab space are already in use at the VBC?

…the VBC has it’s own Science Support Facilities (VBCF), providing top scientific infrastructure and a child care center?

…scientists at the VBC have received 40 ERC Grants since 2007, raising up to 70 million EUR?

…11 Wittgenstein Awards were received by researchers at the VBC?