University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences Vienna (BOKU)

Department of Water-Atmosphere-Environment

The following Institutes of the Department of Water-Atmosphere-Environment focus on hydrological research (please follow the links):

Institute for Hydrology and Water Management (HyWa)

Institute for Soil Physics and Rural Water Management (SoPhy)

Institute of Hydraulic Engineering and River Research (IWA)

Institute of Hydrobiology and Aquatic Ecosystem Management (IHG)

Institute of Sanitary Engineering and Water Pollution Control (SIG)


The following study programmes with a focus on hydrology are offered by BOKU (please follow the links):

– Bachelor programme (german) „Civil Engineering and Water Management“


– Master programme (german) “Civil Engineering and Water Management““


– Master programme (english) „Limnology & Wetland Management““


– Master programme (english) “Water Management and Environmental Engineering””


– Master programme (english) „Applied Limnology““


Muthgasse 18, 1190 Vienna, Austria