127.031 Cadastre
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2022W, VO, 2.0h, 2.5EC


  • Semester hours: 2.0
  • Credits: 2.5
  • Type: VO Lecture
  • Format: Presence

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of the course, students are able to...

  • list the part of the Austrian cadastre,
  • describe organisation and structure of the Austrian cadastre,
  • explain the mission of the Austrian cadastre,
  • describe the processes in the Austrian cadastre, and
  • list the relevant laws.

Subject of course

Principals of a cadastre, histroic development of the cadastre, responsibilities and competences of the cadastre in Austria, tasks and the role of the BEV- Federal Odffice for Metrology and Surveying, the processes in the cadastre and the land register, the network of surveying points in Austria, structure and maintainance of the real estate databease, the development of the Digital Cadastral Map, relevant law in the cadastre- in particula the ordinance for surveying, access to cadastral information- the webportal of the BEV, international issues

Teaching methods

Presentation with slides (online)



Mode of examination


Additional information

The lectures will be held in presence. Upon prior notice, individual sessions can be held in distance learning mode if required by the circumstances.



Course dates

Mon16:00 - 18:0003.10.2022 - 23.01.2023Seminarraum 127 Kataster VO
Cadastre - Single appointments
Mon03.10.202216:00 - 18:00Seminarraum 127 Kataster VO
Mon10.10.202216:00 - 18:00Seminarraum 127 Kataster VO
Mon24.10.202216:00 - 18:00Seminarraum 127 Kataster VO
Mon31.10.202216:00 - 18:00Seminarraum 127 Kataster VO
Mon07.11.202216:00 - 18:00Seminarraum 127 Kataster VO
Mon14.11.202216:00 - 18:00Seminarraum 127 Kataster VO
Mon21.11.202216:00 - 18:00Seminarraum 127 Kataster VO
Mon28.11.202216:00 - 18:00Seminarraum 127 Kataster VO
Mon05.12.202216:00 - 18:00Seminarraum 127 Kataster VO
Mon12.12.202216:00 - 18:00Seminarraum 127 Kataster VO
Mon09.01.202316:00 - 18:00Seminarraum 127 Kataster VO
Mon16.01.202316:00 - 18:00Seminarraum 127 Kataster VO
Mon23.01.202316:00 - 18:00Seminarraum 127 Kataster VO

Examination modalities

oral examination


DayTimeDateRoomMode of examinationApplication timeApplication modeExam
Mon15:00 - 17:0013.05.2024 BEV, Schiffamtsgasse 1-3, 1020 Wienoral01.04.2024 09:00 - 10.05.2024 09:00TISSKataster

Course registration

Not necessary


Study CodeObligationSemesterPrecon.Info
033 221 Geodesy and Geoinformation Not specified3. Semester


The lecturer is based on the book:

Abart/Ernst/Twaroch: Der Grenzkataster- Grundlagen, Verfahren und Anwendungen