Medical University of Graz

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Medical University of Graz
Medizinische Universität Graz
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Motto Nachhaltig leben. lernen. forschen
Motto in English
Living, learning, researching sustainably
Type Public
Established 2004
Rector Hellmut Samonigg[1]
Students 4108
Location Graz, Styria, Austria
Colors green, white

The Medical University of Graz is a university in Graz, Austria.

Main building of the Medical University of Graz
Centre of medical research


The faculty of medicine at the Karl-Franzens-University of Graz was established in 1863 by Franz Joseph I.. In 2004 the former faculty became an independent university.


On October 8, 2012, the Medical University of Graz became the first university in Austria to celebrate a White Coat Ceremony of its third-year students.[2]

White Coat Ceremony in Graz (Austria) 2012


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Coordinates: 47°04′45″N 15°26′58″E / 47.07917°N 15.44944°E / 47.07917; 15.44944