IWF staff members serve as lecturers at the following universities and universities of applied sciences:
- University of Graz
- Graz University of Technology
- University of Vienna
- Technische Universität Braunschweig
- FH Joanneum
- FH Wiener Neustadt
The master's degree program "Space Sciences and Earth from Space", offered by NAWI Graz since 2011, provides students with a technology/science oriented training in space sciences as well as application oriented modules in
- Solar System Physics
- Satellite Systems, and
- Earth System from Space.
The study programme is based on research driven teaching. Further benefits are the result of combining specific competences not only from the University of Graz and the Graz University of Technology, but also from the Space Research Institute of the Austrian Academy of Science and Joanneum Research.
The Summer University "Graz in Space" is jointly organized by the Commission for Astronomy and the Space Research Institute of the Austrian Academy of Sciences and the Institute of Physics of the University of Graz and takes place every two years under the scientific lead of Helmut Rucker.