Blogs on study stays abroad

Read the latest blogs of our  Erasmus and Joint Study outgoings here >>

Webinar presentation of Jönköping University

It’s great for students who are both considering Jönköping University as an exchange destination, or for those who have already been nominated and want to know a bit more!
You can find the video on the JU YouTube page: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JA_dCbsR5Fw, opens an external URL in a new window

Student conference OPTO2024, Prague, Czech Republic

Charles University Prague, Faculty of Mathematics and Physics, invites you to the annual student conference OPTO 2024 dedicated to optics, photonics, and related fields such as spintronics.

  • Date of the conference: July 22 - 26, 2024;
  • Abstract submission will run until the March 31, 2024;
  • Early registration will open in May 2024.

More Information: www.opto2024.cz, opens an external URL in a new window

Coffee Hour

TU Wien invites all students of our university to the Coffee Hour International Students! This is an opportunity for International and Austrian students to meet and network with each other in a friendly atmosphere. The team of the International Office will be available during the whole event to answer questions about the organisation of an exchange stay.

The Coffee Hour is a cooperation of the Student Support (https://www.tuwien.at/studium/student-support, opens in new window) and the International Office.

Dates in Summer Semester 2024:

ERASMUS+ Blended Intensive Programme (BIP) at TU Brno: Material and Structural Integrity Aspects

  • Course dates: 22.–26.4.2024 presence week at TU Brno,
    Virtual part: 16.4.2024 at 2 p.m.;
  • Academic contact at TU Wien: DI Bojan Poletanovic;
  • 3 Erasmus grants available for nominated students.

More information:   Info sheet/Agenda (PDF), opens a file in a new window  |  Application Form (Word), opens a file in a new window
 

The Marshall Plan Scholarships - calls for applications

The second call for the academic year 2024/25 will be open until March 31, 2024. First possible date of study is August 1, 2024.

The first call for the academic year 2024/25 will be open from June 1, 2024 to September 30, 2024. First possible date of study is January 29, 2025.

More information >>

 

Summer School at Jönköping University, Sweden

The Jönköping University, School of Engineering, is organising a summer school Purchasing Logistics with a Global Perspective from 3 June to 28 June, 2024. The JU Summer School consists of a 10-credit course, including visits to Swedish companies, as well as a social and cultural package giving students the chance to see Jönköping and experience the Swedish culture.

Application deadline: 1 April, 2024

Detailed information will offered in the online information session on Wednesday 6 March, Time: 3:00 pm – 4:pm GMT, Zoom Meeting Link: https://ju-se.zoom.us/j/62766170466, opens an external URL in a new window

More information:  https://ju.se/summerschool, opens an external URL in a new window

ATTENTION - extension of the application deadline for Erasmus Studies

Due to the planned TISS service interruption on 15.02.2024, the Erasmus+ application deadline will be extended to 16.02.2024!

Erasmus Mundus Joint Masters Programme "MULTIPHASE" - Call for Applications

"MULTIPHASE" is a 2-year Erasmus Mundus Joint Masters Programme (120 ECTS) oriented on chemical engineering and focused on "Multiphase Systems for Sustainable Engineering", that is to say on particles, drops, bubbles, .... for innovative processes and materials.

"MULTIPHASE" is offered in English jointly by Mines Saint-Etienne (France), Politecnico di Torino (Italy) and Technische Universität München (Germany). Successfull graduates will receive Master's degrees from the above-mentioned universities.

The programm is co-funded by the European Union. As a consequence, for each cohort, more than 20 students will receive an Erasmus scholarship of €1400 per month during two years.

Next application periods:

  • January 5 - February 29, 2024 for students appying for Erasmus scholarships;
  • March 1 - June 30, 2024 for self-funded students.

More information:  WEB (detailed information, application), opens an external URL in a new window  |  Flyer (PDF), opens a file in a new window

ERASMUS+ Event Spatial Planning

The online info event "ERASMUS+ Event Spatial Planning" was organised by TU Wien, Research Unit of Interdisciplinary Centre for Urban Culture and Public Space (E280-09) on 17.01.2024. The following Erasmus+ partners of TU Wien were presented: University of Applied Sciences Erfurt  |  University of Florence  |  Aristotle University of Thessaloniki  |  Bauhaus-Universität Weimar.

(The video recordings of the presentations can be played after logging in with the TUW password.)

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Taiwan-Scholarship for the academic year 2024/25

For the academic year 2024/25, the Taiwan Ministry of Education is offering 3 scholarships for Austrian, Croatian and Slovenian citizens. This scholarship is intended to support graduate studies (taught in Mandarin Chinese or in English) with the intention of completing the entire study programme in Taiwan.

Application deadline: April 30, 2024

More information: Info sheet (PDF) >>, opens a file in a new window   |   Web >>, opens an external URL in a new window

HUAYU Scholarship, Taiwan

The Taiwanese Ministry of Education offers Austrian students scholarships for 6 or 3 months to study Mandarin Chinese language and Taiwanese culture.

Scholarship: NTD 25,000 per month (approx. €738). Costs such as tuition fees, insurance, flight tickets, etc. will not be reimbursed separately.

Dates:

  • 6-month scholarship: September 1, 2024 to February 28, 2025; December 1, 2024 to May 21, 2025; or March 1 to August 31, 2025;
  • 3-month scholarship: one trimester in the academic year 2024/25 (Sept.-Nov.; Dec.-Feb.; March-May; June-Aug.).

Application deadline: April 30, 2024

More information:  Info sheet >>, opens a file in a new window   |   Web >>, opens an external URL in a new window

Erasmus Mundus Joint Masters Programme "IMATEC" - Call for Applications

"IMATEC - Technology and Management for Circular Economy" is an Erasmus Mundus Joint Masters programme offered jointly by UCT Prague (Czech Republic), University of Oviedo (Spain) and Åbo Akademi University (Finland), and co-financed by the European Union.  In this call, there are offered 21 scholarships covering tuition fees and living expenses associated with studying in the Czech Republic, Spain and Finland. The IMATEC study program is taught in English and upon successful completion, students receive a master's degree from UCT Prague, University of Oviedo and Åbo Akademi University.

Deadline for aplications: January 31, 2024

More information: https://www.imatec-mundus.eu/, opens an external URL in a new window

Presentation "Tips for Planning a Study Stay Abroad"

Presentation “Tips for Planning a Study Stay Abroad” held during the Xchange Study Fair 2023 on 28.11.2023.

Download presentation (PDF, German) >> , opens a file in a new window

ACHTUNG: NEW ERASMUS+ application deadlines for TU Wien students

Da unsere Partneruniversitäten häufig frühe Nominierungs- und Bewerbungsfristen haben (vor TUW Semesterstart), werden die ERASMUS+ Bewerbungsfristen für TUW Studierende ab 2024 vorverlegt.
As our partner universities often have early nomination and application deadlines (before the semester at TU Wien starts), the ERASMUS+ application deadlines for TUW students will be brought forward from 2024.

NEW ERASMUS+ application deadlines from 2024:

  •    01.01. - 15.02. for stays in the next winter and summer semester;
  •    01.07. - 01.09. for remaining places in the summer semester.

More information on the Erasmus+ application can be found here >>

Aktionen Österreich - Slowakei/Tschechien/Ungarn

Aktionen Österreich - Slowakei/Tschechien/Ungarn bieten Studierenden und Forschenden österreichischer Universitäten Forschungsaufenthalte in den Nachbarländern. Mehrere Einreichtermine pro Jahr, abhängig von der jeweiligen Aktion.

Weitere Informationen >>, opens an external URL in a new window

Presentation "Studying Abroad"

Presentation “Studying Abroad” held during an information event for students of Technical Physics on 17.5.2023.

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Presentation "Study Abroad"

Presentation “Study Abroad” held during the information event "Study Abroad" of the Faculty of Informatics on 17.4.2023.

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Research Internships in Brazil

Escola Politécnica da Universidade de São Paulo, Brazil gives an opportunity to the international student to complete a 3 to 6 months reserach internship in its research center.

Target group: graduate-level students (last year of the study program)

Internship subjects (PDF) >>, opens an external URL in a new window  |  More information (PoliUSP) >>, opens an external URL in a new window  |  More information (T.I.M.E.) >>, opens an external URL in a new window

Cyber-Defence Fellowships in Switzerland, 6th call

EPFL, the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Lausanne, and the Swiss Cyber-Defence Campus have jointly launched the “CYD Fellowships – A Talent Program for Cyber-Defence Research” to build the next generation of research leaders in cybersecurity. CYD fellows will be hosted by a higher education institution in Switzerland and conduct their research at the CYD Campus located on the premises of EPFL and ETH Zürich and in its office in Thun.

The program offers funding for 6-month Master theses, 4-year PhDs, and (up to) 2-year postdocs.

Deadlines for applications:

  • a rolling call for Master Thesis Fellowship applications is open throughout the year;
  • February 23, 2024  for Doctoral and Distinguished Postdoctoral applications.

More information >>, opens an external URL in a new window

myAbility Talent® Programm: Karriere mit Erasmus+

Mit einer Behinderung im Ausland lernen, studieren oder arbeiten? Soziale Teilhabe und Chancengleichheit sind Leitthemen der Erasmus-Generation 2021–2027. Das myAbility Talent ® Programm fördert vielversprechende Studierende mit Behinderungen und chronischen Erkrankungen mit einem hochkarätigen Talent-Development-Programm, matcht Unternehmen mit passenden Talents als mögliche zukünftige MitarbeiterInnen und stärkt den offenen Umgang mit Behinderung in Unternehmen.

Weitere Informationen:
myAbility Talent® Programm, opens an external URL in a new window   |  Infos zur Erasmus+ Inklusionsunterstützung, opens an external URL in a new window   |  Erfahrungsberichte Mobilität mit Behinderung, opens an external URL in a new window   |  Inclusive Mobility Toolbox, opens an external URL in a new window

Information on Brexit

After the United Kingdom (UK) left the European Union, the respective transition phase, during which EU law and rules continued to apply, will end on December 31, 2020. For this reason, also the unrestricted movement of people between the United Kingdom and the European Union will end after this date. On the website of OeAD, you will find detailed information on Brexit - also in relation to international programmes.

More information >>, opens an external URL in a new window

Announcement of HTU: "Härtefonds" of TU Wien and HTU Wien

There is a possibility to apply at HTU for a financial support provided from the "Härtefonds". The aim of this Fund is to support students of TU Wien who are in a financial or social emergency and cannot hope for another state support.

The application documentation should be submitted to haertefonds@htu.at.

More information:  Support schemes of HTU >>, opens an external URL in a new window  |  Social Department of HTU >>, opens an external URL in a new window

Erasmus+ - neue Regelung für Stipendien

Studienbeihilfenbezieher dürfen sowohl das Auslandsstipendium der Studienbeihilfenbehörde als auch den Erasmusmobilitätszuschuss in voller Höhe gleichzeitig beziehen. Sobald man einen positiven Bescheid über die Studienbeihilfe bekommen hat, kann man nach einer Erasmusnominierung durch die Heimatuniversität gesondert um die Auslandsbeihilfe bei der Studienbeihilfenbehörde ansuchen. Damit soll es noch mehr Studierenden erleichtert werden am Erasmusprogramm teilzunehmen.

ERASMUS+ Praktika

Alle Studierenden, die ein Praktikum im International Office beantragen, müssen sich in TISS Mobility Services, opens an external URL in a new window als Erasmus-Praktikanten bewerben.

Bitte beachten Sie, dass zuerst das Learning Agreement for Traineeship im International Office abgegeben werden muss, bevor Sie sich in TISS Mobility Services registrieren.

Achtung: Die Bewerbung in TISS Mobility Services ist nur möglich, wenn Sie in TISS eingeloggt sind!

TISS - Mobility Services

"TISS - Mobility Services", opens an external URL in a new window is a TISS application that supports the handling of international mobility programmes at TU Wien, and was developed in cooperation between TISS developers and the International Office. Mobility Services should simplify the application process for you, make the administrative procedures more efficient for everyone involved, and make it easier for you to access the relevant information.

The most important mobility programs at TU Wien are managed via Mobility Services - these include in particular: ERASMUS, Joint Study, grants for diploma and PhD theses and specialist courses abroad, and the Marshall Plan Scholarship.

Please note:

  • Application is only possible if you are logged into TISS!
  • Software requirements: please use Mozilla Firefox or Google Chrome for your application in TISS if possible. Other browsers usually do not support data upload in Mobility Service.