Together for our society
Universities develop and define their central role in a dialogue with all social forces. University knowledge contributes to solving social challenges and influences one or more social sub-areas in variety of ways: e.g. economy, politics, social affairs, culture, health or the environment.
Third Mission at the PLUS
Besides the core missions teaching and research, the importance of the so-called third mission has been increasing steadily for some years now.
The University of Salzburg is involved in a wide range of forms of science communication
Numerous cooperation projects in the field of knowledge and technology transfer bring top research from the University of Salzburg to society.
Photographs: © Luigi Caputo