Summer University Vienna: Green.Building.Solutions.

26. July - 17. August 2014
Wien, AT

First hand ecological knowledge and engineering expertise bundled in a three-week program in the capital of energy efficient building: Vienna. Think sustainable, take care of your future - now.

Content Description

Learning objectives

Understand the origin of resources and the respective use as well as the integration in buildings. Learn about the relationships between buildings and their context. Create an understanding for the necessity of inter­disciplinary cooperation to realize green building strategies.

Course topics

  • Sustainable urban and settlement development, spatial planning for increased quality of life (including: mobility, open space planning, energy supplies and renewable energies, waste management)
  • Resource-optimized building concepts
  • Fundamentals of planning for resource-optimized building concepts
  • Passivhaus and Energy Plus Buildings
  • Healthy Building
  • Thermal comfort
  • Air quality
  • Daylight planning
  • Buliding envelope, renewable construction materials (NAWAROs)
  • Building Services Engineering
  • Control systems, automatization
  • Certification of buildings, quality control
  • Sociological aspects, impact of utilizers

Participant Information


Apply until June 30th!


  • Students: Euro 2.000,- (incl.VAT), including all listed program components
  • Professionals: Euro 2.490,- (incl.VAT), including all listed program components

Contact Address

RCE Vienna
Institut für Regional- und Umweltwirtschaft
Mag. Reinhard Jakits

Wirtschaftsuniversität Wien
Gebäude D4, 2. OG
Welthandelsplatz 1
A-1020 Wien