12. December 2022
ViCEM Award for the Best Diploma Thesis – call for applications
5th call opened - deadline for applications February 10, 2023

The Vienna Center for Engineering in Medicine, a cooperation center between TU Wien and MedUni Wien, announces the fifth ViCEM Award for the Best Diploma Thesis in Engineering in Medicine.

Applications are requested for diploma thesis with a defense date not earlier than May 7, 2021 (previous application deadline) and not later than the current application deadline.

Applicants have to fulfill the following criteria:

obligatory criteria:

  • TU Wien and/or Meduni Wien involved
  • topic associated with “engineering in medicine”

further evaluation criteria:

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

The award is aimed at promoting and highlighting highly innovative diploma thesis at the crossroads of engineering and medicine, and bestows a certificate and € 2,000 to the applicant.

Applications for the award need to include:

  1. filled in application form (pdf)
  2. a pdf-copy of the diploma thesis
  3. letters of recommendation of the engineering and/or medical supervisor(s)
  4. publications (if there are any)

and have to be submitted to by February 10, 2023, at the latest.

The ViCEM coordination team together with the ViCEM faculty will evaluate the applications and prepare a list of finalists. Those finalists will be invited to present their diploma thesis in the framework of a ViCEM event taking in Spring 2023.

ViCEM Award for the Best Diploma Thesis - Application form PDF90.40 KB