University of Innsbruck


Department of Botany

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We contribute various courses in the Bachelor curriculum "Biology", offer a Master curriculum "Botany", and teach and supervise students subscribed to the PhD curriculum ... [more]

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Botanical Garden

The Botanical Garden is a key teaching and research facility, comprising the main garden in Innsbruck and an alpine garden at the timberline. [more]


Online information event for the botany master´s program
Wednesday, May 12, 2021, 5:00 p.m.
The slides (German) for last year's information event are available here!

Due to the current situation concerning the spread of the new coronavirus, there are currently no events taking place at the University of Innsbruck.
Temporarily, you can find the calendar of events only here:

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Mission statement

Plants are the basis of life on Earth. We strive to enhance our understanding of plants, and to transfer knowledge to the scientific community, students and the public alike, to the benefit of agriculture, forestry and conservation..



Department of Botany
Sternwartestraße 15
6020 Innsbruck / Austria

Phone: +43 512 507-51001 or -51002
Fax: +43 512 507-51099

Univ.-Prof. Mag. Dr. Peter Schönswetter

Univ.-Prof. Mag. Dr. Stefan Mayr

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