Vienna is a capital of learning that will never lose its inquisitive nature. Located in the center of Europe, the city ticks all the right boxes as an international meeting place: it is one of the four United Nations headquarters cities and home to over 200 major international corporations. It is also a respected startup hub, and boasts world-class educational and university facilities.
At a glance:
- Vienna has a long history as a scientific and medical research hub
- Vienna leads the way in Europe when it comes to research spending
- Key economic sectors include life sciences, urban technologies, creative industries, and information and communication technology
- Around 190,000 students study at Vienna's 23 universities