Research clusters and networks

Montanuniversität Leoben is uniquely linked in research clusters with business and scientific partners across Austria.

MCL: Materials Center Leoben

PCCL: Polymer Competence Center Leoben

Erich Schmid Institute: Cooperation with the Austrian Academy of Sciences

TTZ: Technology Transfer Center

CD Laborories: Christian Doppler Laboratories

ZAT: Center for Applied Technology

ÖGI: Austrian Foundry Institute

MFI: Montanuniversität Leoben Forschungs- und Infrastruktur GmbH

Competence centres

MCL, with the K2-Zentrum "MPPE - Materials, Process and Product Engineering" started in 2008, and PCCL (K1-Zentrum since 01/2010, K-Projekt "PolyComp" since 01/2013) work on the basis of medium-term cooperation with business and scientific partners, and contribute to the constant further development and implementation of scientific knowledge as pre-competitive, business-friendly research companies.

The K1-Zentrum " K1-MET – Competence Center for Excellent Technologies in Advanced Metallurgical and Environmental Process Development" is also located in Leoben (with a second site in Linz).