Research at the Vetmeduni Vienna

The University of Veterinary Medicine, Vienna conducts research for the benefit of human and animal health.

In addition to applied and clinical research, the University of Veterinary Medicine, Vienna conducts excellent basic research in veterinary medicine. Teaching and research activities are closely linked to ensure the principle of research-based teaching. The areas of research of the University of Veterinary Medicine, Vienna are: 

  • Animal health
  • Preventative veterinary medicine
  • Comparative medicine
  • Animal models
  • Public health services
  • Food safety
  • Animal husbandry, animal welfare and animal ethics
  • Organismic biology and biodiversity

Good Scientific Practice

The University of Veterinary Medicine, Vienna is committed to complying with the most rigorous requirements of scientific ethics. This includes striving to establish what is true, accuracy and honesty with regard to data and publication, reliability, the unfettered exchange of ideas and opinions, as well as the handling of animals in conformance with animal welfare standards and with the greatest possible sparing of the animals used for scientific purposes.
The following guidelines serve to preserve these values within the applicable legal framework in the context of an increasingly complex research setting and competitive financial environment.

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Overview: Research


Charter & Code for Researchers

The Vetmeduni Vienna signed the Declaration of "European Charter for Researchers" & "Code of Conduct for the Recruitment of Researchers"