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JKU Faculty of Medicine Celebrates 5 Years - Medicine That Works

The JKU Faculty of Medicine is celebrating its fifth anniversary. By focusing on general medicine, the JKU is also taking social responsibility.

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Dr. Dionys Lehner Donates € 1 Million to the Johannes Kepler University Linz in Support of Oncology Research

The Johannes Kepler University Linz and the Faculty of Medicine are deeply honored and greatly appreciate the generosity.

Over 200 people learned more about CPR at the JKU.

A Heart for Life – World Restart a Heart Day at the JKU

Medical students at the JKU created awareness to learn more about CPR in Linz.

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Impressive Numbers: Results of the Medical Entrance Exam and Info about the New Medical Engineering Program

Over half of the students accepted to the medical program are from Upper Austria.

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€ 3 Million for Heart Cell Restoration Project

Cardiovascular disease is the world's leading cause of death. The EU project "Lion-Hearted" is exploring revolutionary new treatments that include…

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“KinderUni” Summer Program for Kids: University Students of Tomorrow

Under the motto "Children Create Knowledge", close to 900 “junior researchers” between the ages of 5 and 15 took part in the “KinderUni” summer…

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Newly Elected Vice-Rectors at the JKU

Based on recommendations by the Rector and Senate approval, the JKU University Council has appointed new Vice-Rectors.


Record Number of 1,056 Applicants Take the Medical School Admissions Test

The new Medical Engineering program offered as an alternative.

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Prostheses: New Sensors Improve Control through Thoughts

JKU researchers in Linz have developed a new type of sensor that greatly increases prosthetic quality.