The BOKU Institute of Viticulture and Pomology provides excellent, innovative and independent research in the field of sustainable viticulture and fruit growing. 

In this scope, students and scientific staff embark on a journey of intellectual and scientific transformation.  

We believe in knowledge sharing by science-driven teaching, international cooperation and connection with other disciplines. 

It is our responsibility to provide updated scientific evidence to inspire future generations, stakeholders and to support the societals  growth towards Sustainable Development Goals.


As a leading academic institution for viticulture and fruit growing, we aim to be recognized world-wide for our innovation and excellence, to magnify the benefits for our society.

The academic space of this institute asserts an environment that furthers open-mindedness and critical focus for excellent work of researchers, teachers and students, alike.

We contribute to assist and guide future generations in order to address the challenges for our society and the world.