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Tongji University, Shanghai

Since 1998 Tongji University has been our most important partner in China. Strong cooperations in education and research have led to a joint master programme in mechanical engineering and other fruitful cooperation projects.


  • 2017 Double Degree Master Program in Vehicle Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Power Machinery and Engineering
  • 2015 Student exchange with the Institute of Rail Transit
  • 2015 Student exchange with the School of Automotive Studies
  • 2014 Strategic partnership
  • 2011 Student exchange with the College of Architecture and Urban Planning (CAUP)
  • 1998 First cooperation agreement between TU Graz and Tongji University

Contact at TU Graz

Academic Coordinators

Univ.-Prof. Dr.-Ing.
Institute of Highway Engineering and Transport Planning
Phone: +43 316 873 6220

Univ.-Prof. Dipl.-Ing.
Institute of Architecture Technology
Phone: +43 316 873 6300

Administrative Staff

International Office – Welcome Center
Phone: +43 316 873 6424

Tongji University and TU Graz have been connected by an intensive cooperation in many fields, such as architecture, civil engineering, and automotive and rail engineering since 1998. As a milestone in the development of their increasingly strong partnership, a TU Graz liaison office was opened at Tongji to help promote exchange at all levels.

Mobility Programmes

for students

for staff


Joint Study Programme

  •  Double Master Degree Programme in Vehicle Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Power Machinery and Engineering, within the framework of the master’s degree programme Mechanical Engineering
I benefited a lot from this double degree program which gave me the chance to participate in two kinds of education systems, study my favorite major in different styles and take a very practical internship in AVL. Besides, I witnessed a completely new way of life in Austria, and I got to know the local people, traditions, and its culture very well through this program. This program will be one of the most unforgettable and meaningful experiences in my life. Thanks a lot to all the involved people who worked for this program.

Joint Activities

  • Staff Training
  • Guest lectures
  • Participation in Shanghai Construction Festival
  • Joint seminar in Architecture
  • Supervising PhD students
TU Graz delegation at Tongji University, Shanghai