Conditions for International Students

NOTE! Level A2 GERS (or higher) language skills on application.

Due to an amendment of the Universities Act 2002 effective with summer semester 2019 you have to prove German language skills upon application at the Level A2 or higher.

The following certificates are accepted for a period of two years beginning with the examination date:

  • Österreichisches Sprachdiplom - ÖSD Zertifikat A2.
  • Goethe Institut - Goethe Zertifikat A2.
  • telc Deutsch A2.
  • Deutsches Sprachdiplom der Kultusministerkonferenz DSD I.
  • Sprachenzentrum der Universität Wien - Prüfung auf dem Niveau A2/2.
  • Österreichischer Integrationsfonds (ÖIF) – ÖIF-Test (A2)

The certificate must not be older than two years (from the date of the examination) when the application is submitted. Without A2-certificate an application is not possible!

Admission Office

Karlsplatz 13, 1040 Vienna
Phone: +43 1 58801 41188

Front Office Opening Hours

Due to the lockdown, there will be no Front-Office-Service until 2 May. The counters are closed.

All services provided by the Admission Office will be offered digitally. Please find the current information on the page of the Admission Office

You can reach us by phone Mo-Fr from 8 am to 12 pm and from 1 pm to 4 pm!