Research at IMC Krems

At the IMC University of Applied Sciences Krems, research and development activities are geared towards finding innovative solutions to the real-life challenges facing business and society as a whole.

Our highly qualified and experienced staff participate in a wide variety of research projects. Their involvement ensures:

  • first-rate problem-solving expertise
  • structured methods 
  • the use of cutting-edge academic approaches.

The IMC Krems carries out research into a range of topical issues in cooperation with its partners from business and industry, as well as other universities, research institutes and funding agencies. All research activities employ well-established academic methods.

The University has developed the modern infrastructure and fully-equipped laboratories required to support in-depth research into the field of life sciences.

Our researchers always aim to integrate the knowledge generated by applied research projects into their teaching. IMC Krems students are also closely involved in such projects, and have the chance to write their bachelor’s and master’s thesis on a practical, topical subject related to the University’s key research areas.

The Research Department is the main point of contact for business and research partners and all IMC Krems researchers. It also puts potential project partners in touch with the University’s various research groups.

The department’s responsibilities include

  • coordination and project controlling
  • providing information on funding programmes
  • training
  • all legal and financial aspects of applied research