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WU students excel with their financial expertise
WU Institute for Finance, Banking and Insurance wins two CFA Society Austria distinctions
WU Vienna awards honorary doctorate to Susan Emmenegger
Honorary doctorates are the highest academic distinction awarded by WU.
Innovation and responsibility
Susanne Baumann-Söllner, WU alumna and CEO of IAKW-AG, has been honored for her innovative management accomplishments.
Sustainability Challenge wins international prize
Sustainability Challenge wins international "SDG Education Programme of the Year" Award and officially closes the 13th round.
WU again awarded the BGF seal of approval
On March 16, 2023, WU was again awarded a three-year BGF seal of approval for occupational health promotion for the period 2023–2025.
WU alumnus receives Award of Excellence 2022
Gregor Zens was honored with the state award for his dissertation on “Modeling heterogeneity using Bayesian econometrics".
WU's interactive gender equality report awarded
In the jury's view, WU's digital gender equality report is "a big success" in diversity management.
WU Awards 2022: Turning the spotlight on excellence
At the "WU Awards 2022" ceremony, more than 317 award winners from the WU community were honored for their excellent achievements.
WU honors Schläffer as WU Manager of the Year 2022
WU alumnus Christopher Schläffer was honored for his visionary management achievements and his untiring social commitment.
Wolfgang Obenaus honored with prestigious award
WU Professor Wolfgang Obenaus has been awarded the Austrian Cross of Honor for Science and Art, First Class.
WU Rector receives Käthe Leichter lifetime achievement award
Hanappi-Egger received a prize in recognition of her lifetime achievements
2021 WU Awards: Turning the spotlight on excellence
We want to give credit to the people behind WU Vienna’s outstanding research achievements