Welcome to the Linz University Funds!
In order raise funds to establish and operate the University of Social and Economic Sciences in Linz, Federal Laws of July 5, 1962, BGBl. No. 189, established the "Linz University Fund" as a public corporation. Since then, activities have since been carried out by the State of Upper Austria and the City of Linz as well as by subsidy contributions made by companies and municipalities in Upper Austria.
During the first decades, the core tasks included addressing the required agendas associated with constructing additional university buildings.
The Linz University Fund's core responsibilities today include strengthening the State of Upper Austria and the City of Linz as a location for research and development as well as strengthening higher education and professional development, and to continue developing comprehensive educational programs.
Special attention is given to areas of innovation/innovative developments, technology, innovative teaching, supporting international activities, and supporting academic staff and graduate mobility.