Medical University of Graz

Med Uni Graz © MedGraz//bernhard bergmann

From the foundation of the Faculty of Medicine at the University of Graz in 1863 to the establishment of the autonomous Medical University of Graz in 2004, to the inauguration of our campus in 2023, Medical University of Graz has undergone an impressive and dynamic development. Medical University of Graz is a center of innovative university medicine in the south of Austria. It also offers an attractive working environment and is an attractive employer and, additionally, plays an important role in patient care. Moreover, the university aligns itself with the principle of the biopsychosocial model, which places the human being at the center of attention.

Faculties and programmes

Medicine | Dentistry | Nursing Science | Interprofessional Health Care Studies | Extension Programs | PhD- & Doctoral Programs | University Courses & Advanced Training Courses


Pioneering Minds – Research and Education for Patients‘ Health and Well-being
In the spirit of this motto, the broad field of competence at Medical University of Graz rests on three main pillars:

  • Future-oriented and innovative education for students and people interested in professional development
  • Competitive and internationally networked cutting-edge research from basic science to clinical application
  • Personalized and state-of-the-art patient care at University Hospital Graz

Everyone at Med Uni Graz is involved in implementing its manifold projects: 2,500 employees in scientific and non-scientific fields and over 5,000 students see themselves as pioneering minds that make up the spirit and innovative power of Med Uni Graz through their daily work and their respectful and open cooperation.