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Facts & Figures

Founded in 1365 as a Medical Faculty of the University of Vienna, the MedUni Vienna is now one of the world's largest and most renowned medical universities.

Medical University of Vienna - short profile

Medical University of Vienna (MedUni Vienna) is one of the longest-established medical education and research facilities in Europe. With almost 8,000 students, it is currently the largest medical training centre in the German-speaking countries. With more than 6,000 employees, 30 departments and two clinical institutes, 12 medical theory centres and numerous highly specialised laboratories, it is one of Europe's leading research establishments in the biomedical sector. MedUni Vienna also has a medical history museum, the Josephinum.

University Management

Rector Markus Müeller | © MedUni Wien/feelimage

Univ.-Prof. Dr. Markus Müller



Facts & Figures

  • 2004 founded
  • 8,000 Students
  • 6,000 Employees (overall)
  • 30 University clinics
  • 2 clinical institutes
  • 12 medical theory centres

Clinical Data General Hospital (2021)

  • 61,016 patients treated as inpatients each year
  • 515,687 patients treated as outpatients each year
  • 44,755 operations each year

University Clinic of Dentistry Vienna (2021)

  • 38,250 Patients


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