Conditions for International Students

The Admission Office is closed on 14 and 15 August!

Level A2 GERS language skills on application

If German is not the first or mother tongue or was part of the school-leaving examination, proof of German language skills at least at level A2 CEFR must be provided when applying for admission

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!

Selection procedure to Bachelor's programs

Starting from winter semester 2019/2020, there will be either admission or selection procedures (limited places) or a study preparation and reflection phase (VoR-phase) for self-orientation (non-limiting) for all Bachelor's Programs at TUW.

Information on the admission procedures and the VoR phase can be found in the description of the study program.