Scientific Training

The four research institutes at Vienna BioCenter collaborate in offering world-class scientific training. The flagship of the Vienna BioCenter Scientific Training is the prestigious international VBC PhD programme that runs since 1993. It has two annual intakes and welcomes about 30 new PhD students every year. Vienna BioCenter also offers the VBC Summer School for undergraduate students. Around 1000 applications are received and evaluated each year for the PhD and the VBC Summer School programs, respectively.

Moreover, Vienna BioCenter hosts three Universities: University of ViennaMedical University of Vienna and University of Applied Sciences FH Campus Wien.

Approximately 1000 students pursue their Bachelor’s, Master’s or PhD degrees in Molecular Biology at MFPL (Uni Wien and MedUni Wien). In addition, 300 of them study Bachelor’s or Master’s degrees in Molecular Biotechnology at the FH Campus Wien.

Photo: © MFPL/Daniel Hinterramskogler