Institute of Paper Technology

Welcome to the website of the IVP (German acronym for “Institut für Verfahrenstechnik Papier e.V.”). The institute of paper technology was founded in 1988 as an independent institute at the Munich University of Applied Science. The IVP fosters research and education in the areas of chemistry, engineering and business as pertaining to the manufacturing and processing of paper.

  • Foster research and education.
  • Support scientific work through scholarships.

The IVP pursues no political agendas. The close connection with the university offers the best opportunities to address problems in the paper and board industry with interdisciplinary solutions. The IVP works especially closely with the faculty of paper and packaging and the department of chemical engineering at the Munich University of Applied Sciences.