Shape Your Expertise

in the fields of • Sustainability in Building & Urban Planning • Principles of Passive House Planning • Renewable Energies & Business Concepts

Qualification & Competencies

We are looking for future leaders, motivated individuals and all students who are eager to learn and make a change. Are you looking for an outstanding learning experience? Do you want to take part in a unique tertiery master-level summer-program? First hand ecological knowledge and engineering expertise from fifteen Austrian universities and research institutes together with six international institutions bundled in a three-week program in the capital of energy efficient building: Vienna. Think sustainable, take care of your future - now. The UNESCO-awarded international program is geared towards students primarily at the graduate level who study architecture and engineering sciences, however, anyone with a background in a built environment-related field is welcome. There are also students and professionals from facility management, urban planning, landscape architecture and policy development. 175 real hours on

  • Sustainability in Building & Urban Planning
  • Principles of Passiveouseplanning
  • Renewable Energies & Business Concepts
  • Project Work

The program is split into two weeks of lectures, workshops, exercises, and excursions, with the third week dedicated to designing a group project incorporating the knowledge gained during the first two weeks.

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Short Facts

  • Certificate
  • Program duration:
    3 weeks
  • Language: English
  • 7 ECTS
  • Participants: 25 – 40 max.
  • Fees:
    € 2,790 (professionals)
    € 2,290 (students)
    € 790 (grant students)

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University Course »Green.Building.Solutions.«

G.B.S. Summer University 2024

  • Program duration: July 13 – August 04, 2024
  • General application deadline: June 30, 2024
  • Application deadline for certificate incl. ECTS: June 01, 2024
  • Application deadline for grants: April 01, 2024
  • Application window opens January, 2024

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BOKU Affiliation

Institute of Spatial Planning, Environmental Planning and Land Rearrangement (IRUB)
at the Department of Landscape, Spatial and Infrastructure Sciences