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
Website www.medunigraz.at

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

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

History[edit]

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.

Curriculum[edit]

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

References[edit]

  1. ^ Rector's welcome address
  2. ^ Medical University of Graz first in Austria to integrate White Coat Ceremony

External links[edit]

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