Incoming exchange students

The Programme

ATHENS is a programme of scientific and cultural exchanges proposed twice a year (in March and November) to students of the Schools and Universities of the ATHENS-network, opens an external URL in a new window.

Set up in 1996, the ATHENS network (Advanced Technology Higher Education Network/Socrates) consists of ParisTech and 14 European Universities.

The programme offers a 1-week course module (2 – 3 ECTS) covering topics in science and engineering, as well as a programme of cultural activities.

The course work carried out by the students is evaluated by an exam at the Host Institution and is recognised by the Home Institution.


ATHENS Programme at TU Wien:

Next session

November 17 - 24, 2018

Course offer

  • TUW12 Mathematical Systems Biology - Basic Concepts and Application to Bone

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Detailed course schedule will be announced during the Welcome Session.

First meeting - Welcome Session

Date: Saturday, November 17, 17.00 (5 p.m.)
Location: TU Wien, Lecture room EI9 (Hlawka HS), opens a file in a new window, Gusshausstrasse 27-29, ground floor (building C)

Introduction to the ATHENS-week (courses and European dimension programme) followed by an evening dinner organised by the local BEST, opens an external URL in a new window student group


WOMBAT'S ViennaWombat's„
"The Naschmarkt", Rechte Wienzeile 35, 1040 Wien
Tel: +43 1 897 23 36
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Costs for 7 nights (November 17 - 24):  € 21,-/night;  € 4,90 (optional for "All-You-Can-Eat-Breakfast)

European Dimension Programme

Organised by the local BEST student group, opens an external URL in a new window including welcome meeting & dinner, Vienna City Rally, museum, ERASMUS-night, opera visit, farewell evening at a "Heurigen-Restaurant".

Costs: € 30,- (will be charged during the Welcome Session)

Total Costs

Hostel WOMBAT'S Vienna:  € 147,-

European Dimension Programme:  €   30,-

Transport (incl. airport travel):  €   55,-

Meals:  app. €   70,-
TOTAL:  app. € 302,-

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Local ATHENS-coordinator

International Office , TU Wien
Paniglgasse16, 1040 Wien
Tel: +43 1 58801 41509

Emergency Number:




Paniglgasse 16, 1st floor
1040 Vienna

Opening hours

9:30-11:30 and 13:30-16:30

9:30-11:30 and 13:30-16:30

Outside the opening hours only by prior appointment.


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