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Welcome to the Faculty of Engineering & Natural Sciences!

To a great extent, our standard of living depends on the continual advancement in engineering and technology. Change, transition, growth and progression constantly shaped our future. For more than 50 years, the Johannes Kepler University has offered degree programs and organized research projects in various technical disciplines, playing an ongoing and instrumental role in shaping our future. The Faculty of Engineering and Natural Sciences not only pursues and supports distinguished international research and developmental cooperation, but also focuses on hands-on, real world applications designed for use in industry and business.

Many dilemmas found in business and industry can be addressed by applying scientific techniques and methods such as innovative approaches in support of resolving problems; this has been an important and essential contribution to Upper Austria as a location of business and industry. An extensive and significant amount of publications have documented our scientific achievements, research contracts and assignments, projects sponsored and supported by the Austrian Science Fund (FWF) and the European Union (EU), special research fields and dissertations. By establishing competency centers such as the Christian Doppler laboratories, as well as spin-off companies, the TN Faculty has become an internationally appreciated partner for technologically focused corporations.

Research conducted at the institutes at the Faculty of Engineering and Natural Sciences is characterized by having an interdisciplinary nature, finding innovative technical solutions, conducting modern, cutting-edge research & development as well as having modern alignment. Divided into five main technical disciplines, the institutes focus on both base-knowledge and application-oriented research.

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Faculty of Engineering
& Natural Sciences


Johannes Kepler University Linz
Altenberger Straße 69
A-4040 Linz/Austria


Science Park 1,
1st Floor, Room 132

Please Make an Appointment in Advance


+43 732 2468 3221


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News 23.05.2023

Introducing New Faculty Members at the Faculty of Engineering & Natural Sciences

Inaugural lectures by new professors at the Faculty of Engineering & Natural Sciences took place in May at the JKU.

News 22.05.2023

JKU Researcher Leads International Nano Research Project

When it comes to addressing various global challenges ranging from healthcare, energy, and the environment, to information technologies, nanotechnology is rapidly emerging as a pivotal area.

The 4D-NMR Project
News 12.05.2023

JKU Researcher Develops Electrode Catalyst for Air-Zinc Batteries

In order to accumulate renewable energy and access it when needed, a considerable amount of electricity storage is needed. Prof. Schöfberger is working on a solution.

Professor Schöfberger
News 05.05.2023

The JKU Participates in the World's Largest AI Conference

JKU PhD candidates Johannes Schimunek and Philipp Seidl took part in a conference in Rwanda.

„Linz offers the advantages of city life but has beautiful green spaces as well. That, and the large number of programs available in the field of natural sciences, make the JKU the perfect place for me to study.“
Magdalena Freudenthaler
Graduate, Teacher Education Studies Mathematics and Physics