The Summer University “Green.Building.Solutions.” (GBS, 7 ECTS) specializes on first-hand ecological knowledge and engineering expertise transferred by Austria’s leading experts in the field of architecture, design, and construction.
The program deals with the ecological, economic, technical, and social aspects of green building and construction.
Participants deepen their knowledge in passive house planning, sustainable urban development, new energy technologies, innovative architecture, and ecological design. The program includes excursions to Vienna’s best-practice buildings and projects in sustainable construction as well as social, sports and cultural events, while over 30 different experts and lecturers contribute!
A group design project aims to incorporate the gained knowledge within a real building project in Vienna - which is presented at the end of the course before the grand farewell.
Accommodation in a passive house guesthouse of OeAD student housing for the entire duration of the summer program is included! This offers you to experience living in a passive house on your own! After the program, you have the chance to stay one extra week free of charge.
You are motivated, love to travel and would like to learn about sustainable architecture in a multicultural group of like-minded people?
Apply today, as spots are limited!