Study UKT

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A key task of the Chair AVAW ist he education of qualified environmental engineers with high professional skills in waste management, waste technology and process engineering.


In 2022, a study reform took place at Montanuniversitaet Leoben. During this reform, the name of our course of studies was also changed.
Starting with the winter semester 2022/2023, our field of studies is called "Environmental and Climated Protection Technology“ - short UKT.

 Within the course of studies UKT the students can select between two main subjects:

  • Climate Protection and Process Engineering (chair VTIU)
  • Environmental and Waste Engineering (chair AVAW)



At the following pages you find information regarding the courses.

 Podcast Ukt

New field of study UKT

You can find information on our new field of study "Environmental and Climated Protection Technology" at

Field of study IU

Field of study IU For information on the discontinued field of studies "Industrial Environmental and Process Engineering", please see the...

Praxis documents

Praxis documents The submission forms for internships for the Bachelor's degree program can be found under the heading "Proof of Practice"...

Free Jobs / Intern- / Scholarships

Free Jobs / Intern- / Scholarships (The official adverts can be downloaded) WE are offering the following JOBS: Currently no tenders. ...


Lectures Here you can find the lectures of all AVAW courses for the actual semester. The lecture notes are located in MU_Online...

Examination date

Examination date The following dates for master examination and PhD thesis defense are fixed: June 5, 2024 master examination Abfalltechnik und Abfallwirtschaft...

Advertised issues for theses

Advertised issues for theses The following bachelor and master theses are available at the chair AVAW:: Abfall- und Umweltgesetzgebung außerhalb der EU...


The rectorate of the Montanuniversitaet Leoben has created guidelines for the use of Al-based generative tools at the Montanuniversitaet Leoben. These...

Science Room

Science Room The competencies of the students acquired in the course of the “Laboratory in Applied Analytical Chemistry” will be...

Waste management officer

Waste management officer Sorry, but the information and the qualification test are available only in German language. If you have further...

Library of the chair

Library of the chair The library of the chair AVAW is located aside the secretariat (room 04UM01149; Umweltschutz-building, first floor). To save...


Chair of Waste Processing Technology and Waste Management Department of Environmental and Energy Process EngineeringMontanuniversitaet Leoben Franz Josef-Straße 18 Umweltschutz-building8700 LeobenAustria Phone: +43...


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