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Study and Research in Japan

Long-term stays (over 3 months)

Non-Degree Programs

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Non-Degree Programs include the typical exchange for a duration of 1-2 semesters. This program is not intended to finish a full degree in Japan. 

Degree Programs

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Degree programs provide the possibility to complete a whole degree program in Japan. Students are no longer studying at TU Wien and will only be awarded a degree in Japan.

Double-Degree Programs

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In the framework of the T.I.M.E. Double Degree Program, students of the Master's Programme Biomedical Engineering will be awarded a degree in Japan as well as in Vienna. 

Short-term stays (less than 3 months)


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Internships are a great opportunity to gain work and research experience abroad in addition to your regular studies. Research internships at the prestigious National Institute of Informatics (NII) are offered to TUW-students every semester.

Summer and Winter Schools

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Some of our partner-universities provide the possibility to apply for short-term stays during the summer holidays. The programs with a duration from 2-10 weeks include Japanese language courses, cultural exchange and/or project-based or course-based curricula.

Other Programs

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In addition to regular programs covered by our exchange agreements, this section includes special programs offered by our partners in Japan. 

JASEC E057-07

Department Head

DI Dr. Iris Mach


DI Thomas Rief


Gusshausstraße 30, 1040 Wien

Access via the large driveway to the courtyard,
first door on the right on the ground floor.
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JASEC E057-07
TU Wien
13, 1040 Vienna


Phone: +43 1 58801 406108


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