Summer University goes online in 2020!

First hand ecological knowledge and engineering expertise from over thirty national universities and research institutes together with international institutions bundled in a three-week program in the capital of energy efficient building: Vienna. Think sustainable, take care of your future - now.

GBS 2020 will take place July, 18 - August, 9 - online!

Applications are now open!
Register here.

Find the summarized facts about GBS 2020.





GBS 2019 took place from July 20 to August 10, 2019 in Vienna. A record number of 51 students from 28 different nations have successfully completed the course. Thank you, Green.Building.Solutions. 2019!

Impressions from students




in Oead Passivhaus

2020 Brochure



Facts and deadlines

Program duration: from July 18 to August 9 2020.
Application deadline for scholarships: June 21 2020!
General application deadline: June 30 2020

Students need to apply before June 21 to get an official certificate of the University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences, Vienna. The certificate can be used for accreditation of the course at your respective home university.

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175 Real Hours (7 ECTS) on

- Sustainability in Building & Urban Planning
- Principles of Passiveouseplanning
- Renewable Energies & Business Concepts
- Project Work


Virtual (Building) Tours
- Virtual tour of the most liveable city in the world: Vienna
- Award winning TÜWI Study Centre
- BOKU New Seminar Centre Wood construction
- Virtual buildings tour of AIT Labs and AIT EnergyBase
- Interactive session in the Light Lab, Danube University Krems
- Virtual Tour of the Urban Lakeside City Aspern
- Virtual site visit of the Otto Wagner Areal

read more about the experiences of our former participants!
Passivhaus is the leading standard for energy efficient building solutions.

Live example of an award winning passive house:
- Virtual live tour through TU Vienna Plus-Plus-Energy Office Building


Best practice at hand

Connect theoretical knowledge and practical expertise right on site.

Benefit your clients

Advance your skills and knowledge about healthy, cozy and efficient constructing and living!

Learn from the best

Acquire cutting-edge knowledge and skills from more than 20 experts from theory and practice in an interdisciplinary setting.

Intercultural learning

Get involved in the group dynamics of an international learning environment and visit the cultural heritage city of Vienna right in the heart of CENTROPE region.

Information & Contact

Mag. Barbara Mayr, BSc., MSc.
program management
OeAD student housing
Ebendorferstraße 7, 1010 Wien
phone: +43 1 53408 812