Univ.-Prof. Dipl.-Ing. Dr.techn. Dr.h.c.mult. Harald KAINZ
Rectorat of TU Graz for 2015 to 2019:
from left: Claudia von der Linden, Detlef Heck, Andrea Hoffmann, Harald Kainz, Horst Bischof
The Rectorate manages the University and represents it externally. Together with the University Council and in coordination with the Senate, the Rectorate plans the strategic orientation of the University. In cooperation with the faculties, the Rectorate establishes the University's development plan University's development plan (in German). This determines the prioritisation of future development in teaching, research and administration as well as profile-development measures.
An international leading position in research and teaching
of the Rectorate pursuant to Section 22 para. 1 of the University Act (in German: Universitätsgesetzes 2002) include
The detailed tasks of the Rectorate are in the Standing Orders of the Rectorate (in German) of TU Graz.