Information for VCU teachers

The Vienna Children’s University enables encounters between children and scientists. Scientists and lecturers from six Viennese universities and a university of applied sciences hold courses for children and show how exciting research can be.

The courses can be offered as workshops (up to 25 children), seminars (up to 50 children) or lectures (more than 50 children). The following age groups can be selected:

  • Workshop: 7-9 years, 10-12 years (1 hour or longer)
  • Seminar: 7-9 years, 10-12 years, 7-12 years (1 hour or longer)
  • Lecture: 7-12 years (1 hour)

The VCU 2022 will take place in July 2022. If you have any questions about the Vienna Children’s University and are interested in participating in it, please get in touch with the contact person at your university.

Contact Persons at the Vienna Children’s University

at the University of Vienna

Susanne Schramm
T: +43 (0)1 4277 24227

at the TU Wien
Evgeniia Korkeshko
T: +43 (0)1 58801 41070

at the University of Veterinary Medicine Vienna
Corinna Widorn
T: +43 (0)1 25077 1121

KinderuniFH Campus (online)
at the FH Campus Vienna

Katharina Pesl
T: +43 (0)1 6066877 6413

Contact to the VCU-team
Vienna University Children’s Office

T: +43 (0)1 4277 2 4277

at the Medical University Vienna

Andrea Ebermann
T: +43 (0)1 40160 34894

Gundula Elvin
T: +43 (0)1 40160 11411


at the University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences, Vienna

Daniela Fuchs
T: +43 (0)1 47654 31222

Martina Fröhlich
T: +43 (0)1 47654 31221

at the Vienna University of Economics and Business

Helena Nekola
T: +43(0)1 31336 6224

Volunteering at the VCU

The Vienna Children’s University is the largest science education project for children in Austria. Scientists from a wide range of disciplines hold lectures, seminars and workshops for children aged 7 to 12 years. Every year, the participating universities and the university of applied sciences offer students the opportunity to become involved in the VCU.

There is currently no call for applications for volunteering at the VCU 2022.
If you have any questions or are interested in joining us, please contact the VCU-team, available at