Montanuniversität Leoben looks back on a successful past and has a long and proud tradition as a centre for education and research. Montanuniversität Leoben is devoted to the theme “Added Value for the Future“ as a central objective in its development. In its mission statement, Montanuniversität Leoben has established the unity of education and research as an essential tool for continuous advancement and the implementation of scientific findings.
Theory and practical experience go hand in hand, forming the basis for sound academic training. As teaching and research form a symbiosis, the study programmes focus on the value-added cycle. The research portfolio of Montanuniversität Leoben comprises the value-added lifecycle, starting with the exploration and of raw materials, followed by fields such as metallurgy, high-performance materials, process- and production engineering, and complemented by environmental engineering and recycling. Montanuniversität Leoben is strongly committed to integrating the concept of sustainability into the value-added cycle and enhancing the development of high-tech manufacturing and production processes.