Klimaaktiv Logo
ARA Logo

Graduation ceremony of the 9th ETIA programme – Presentation of the ARA Best Study Award

On the occasion of the graduation of the MSc postgraduate Programme „Environmental Technology and International Affairs“ the „ARA Best Study Award“ was granted for the eigth time – TU Wien and the Diplomatic Academy of Vienna congratulate the winners and alumni

On July 3, 2017, the graduation of the postgraduate programme „Environmental Technology and International Affairs“ (ETIA) took place at the Kuppelsaal of the TU Wien.
18 students from 11 countries participated in the MSc programme.

Prof. Dr. Bob Martens, Vice Director of the Continuing Education Center at TU Wien guided the ceremony. In his welcome he mentioned the advantages of this programme: small cohorts, short duration of study and interdisciplinarity. Ambassador Dr. Hans Winkler, Director of the Diplomatic Academy of Vienna expressed his thanks towards the sponsors and highlighted that the alumni may be proud of the highest academic standards opening best opportunities to a professional career.
In his festive speech, Prof. Helmut Kroiss reminded of the basic idea when starting the programme ten years ago: to solve environmental problems by linking policy, science and technology.

Hon.Prof. Dr. Christoph Scharff, CEO of ARA congratulated the three winners of this year´s ARA Best Study Award: Erik CAVALLARI, Beatrice FANTACCI and Lisa DELLA PIETRA to their outstanding performance as best students of this year´s cohort.

On behalf of the graduates two speakers thanked everyone, especially their families and friends for their support and the Academic Director Prof. Hans Puxbaum for „keeping the ETIA family together“.

Impressions of the event can be found in the photo gallery.

The Continuing Education Center of TU Wien and the Diplomatic Academy of Vienna congratulate
the award winners and the alumni.

Postgraduate MSc Programme “Environmental Technology and International
(degree: “Master of Science”)

Participants of the 9th ETIA (Academic year 2015-17):

Baghdady Sarah (Austria)
Brunner Christof (Austria)
Cavallari Erik (Italy)
Della Pietra Lisa (Austria)
Fantacci Beatrice (Italy, USA)
Gasser Philipp (Austria)
Hainzl Lukas (Austria)
Krol Anastasia (Australia)
Mishra Syreel (India)
Morales Rodriguez Liliana (Mexico)
Munkhgerel Enkhchimeg (Mongolia)
Muraru Constantin (Romania)
Pekli Marcell (Hungary)
Pianzola Thomas (Switzerland)
Tiller Thomas (Austria)
Toborek Michael (Austria)
Valcheva Stefanie (Bulgaria)
Zahrer Stephanie (Austria)


Final degree: Master of Science (MSc) granted by TU Wien in cooperation with the Diplomatic Academy of Vienna
Language of instruction:English
Duration: 4 semesters (full-time)
Tuition fee 2017-19: Euro 25,000.-
Programme start: September 2017
Academic directors: Prof. Dr. Gerhard Loibl, LL.B (DA Vienna)
Prof. Dr. Hans Puxbaum (TU Wien)

Two scholarships for the MSc „Environmental Technology and International Affairs“ available, granted by “Die Presse”
» read more

Cozy Advent get-together at CEC
» read more

What has become of the ARA Best Study Award winner Indira De Graaf?
» read more