ViCEM Award for the Best Diploma Thesis

The Vienna Center for Engineering in Medicine, a cooperation center between TU Wien and MedUni Wien, announces the fourth ViCEM Award for the Best Diploma Thesis co-supervised by TU Wien and MedUni Wien Faculty.

The thesis defense date needs to be within March 31, 2020 (previous application deadline) and May 7, 2021 (current deadline). The award is aimed at promoting and highlighting highly innovative activities at the crossroads of engineering and medicine, and bestows a certificate and € 2,000 to the student.

Nominations for the award need to include:

  1. a pdf-copy of the thesis
  2. letters of recommendation of both the engineering and the medical supervisor

and have to be sent to vicem(at) by May 7, 2021, at the latest.

Nominations are screened by the coordination team, who, upon consultation of experts from the ViCEM faculty, will decide on the winner.

Criteria for winning the award are:

  1. scientific excellence with potential future impact on the broad international scale, and
  2. relevance of the work for medical/engineering practice.