Medical University of Graz

Medical University of Graz
Leopold Auenbrugger Medizinische Universität Graz
Motto Education, Research and Patient Care - Together to the Peak
Type Public University
Established 2004
Rector Hellmut Samonigg[1]
Students 4108
Address Auenbruggerplatz 2/4, Graz, Austria, Graz, Styria, Austria
Colors green, white

The Medical University of Graz is a university in Graz, Austria.

Main building of the Medical University of Graz
Center of medical research


The faculty of medicine at the Karl-Franzens-University of Graz was established in 1863 by Franz Joseph I.. In 2004 the former faculty became an independent university.


On October 8, 2012, the Medical University of Graz became the first university in Austria to celebrate a White Coat Ceremony of its third-year students.[2]

White Coat Ceremony in Graz (Austria) 2012

Coordinates: 47°04′45″N 15°26′58″E / 47.07917°N 15.44944°E / 47.07917; 15.44944


  2., Medical University of Graz first in Austria to integrate White Coat Ceremony
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