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Mission Statement.


Process engineering as a door opener to industry

For this it needs

  • graduates in technical chemistry who are best equipped for their future work in industry and research
  • to optimally combine the practical orientation of process engineering with the studies they have completed
  • high innovative ability of the students

to open up a wide range of occupational fields for graduates.


Making technical chemists fit for industry

The foundation of the IVT at the JKU goes back to the suggestion of the industry located in the Linz area. Therefore, we see it as our mission to educate students in such a way that they are optimally prepared for the requirements of industry and business.


  • Ensuring teaching and research
  • Researching new and forward-looking process technologies
  • Promoting the innovative ability of students
  • Instruction in entrepreneurial thinking
  • Exchange of research and development results with other institutions
  • Participation in knowledge exchange events
  • Maintaining contact with domestic and foreign industries