The Institute of Science and Technology Austria (IST Austria) is a young international institute dedicated to basic research and graduate education in the natural and mathematical sciences, located in Klosterneuburg on the outskirts of Vienna.

IST Austria is committed to conducting world-class research. By 2026, up to 90 research groups will perform research in an international state-of-the-art environment.

November 12, 2018

No cooperation without open communication

Study published in PNAS

November 2, 2018

Lateral inhibition keeps similar memories apart

Study published in Nature Communications  

October 23, 2018

IST Austria is in first place at the ERC

Success rate of almost 48% is ahead of all other well-known institutions

November 30, 2018

Student Open Day 2018

Meet research groups, learn about PhD program, take campus tours