Studying abroad - mobility programmes


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French Government Grants for young researchers, PhD students and postdocs

The Institut français d'Autriche and the French Ministry for Europe and Foreign Affairs offer grants for short research stays (1 to 6 months) and doctoral studies (Cotutelle and Codirection) in France. These grants are aimed at doctoral students, postdocs and ambitious young researchers who have written their doctoral thesis within the last 5 years and are employed in an Austrian and/or French research institution (university, research institute, etc.).

  • Languages: French and/or English (knowledge of French is not a prerequisite but an advantage).
  • Grant: between € 1,100 and € 1,700 per month
  • Application deadline: March 19, 2023

More information:   in German >>, opens an external URL in a new window   |   in French >>, opens an external URL in a new window  (The documents are available also in English)

Info session on scholarships in Taiwan

The Education Department of the Taipei Economic and Cultural Office in Austria will present scholarship offers in Taiwan (Taiwan-Scholarship, Huayu-Scholarship, Summer Language Course) and answer related questions.

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Taiwan-Scholarships for the academic year 2023/24

For the academic year 2023/24, the Taiwan Ministry of Education is offering 2 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 28, 2023

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Grants for a Mandarin Chinese summer language course in Taiwan

The Taiwanese Ministry of Education offers students studying in Austria a grant to complete a Mandarin Chinese language course at the National Sun Yat-sen University in Kaohsiung. EU citizens can also apply for a travel grant from the Austrian Ministry of Education.

Date: The course takes place in two groups - either from 03.07. to 28.07. or from 31.07. to 25.08.2023.

Application deadline: February 15, 2023

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

Austria To America - Youth Entrepreneurship Exchange

As part of the "A2A" exchange program, the US Embassy is offering young entrepreneurs from Austria and those who want to become entrepreneurs the opportunity to take part in a startup workshop in the USA from 11 to 24 July 2023, and will cover the costs of the flight, accommodation and meals.

Application deadline: January 17, 2023 via, opens an external URL in a new window

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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 (ATHENS) >>, opens an external URL in a new window

OeAD - Überblick der aktuellen Stipendienprogramme


  • "Aktionen Österreich - Slowakei/Tschechien/Ungarn" bieten Studierenden und Forschenden österreichischer Universitäten Forschungsaufenthalte in den Nachbarländern. Mehrere Einreichtermine pro Jahr, abhängig von der jeweiligen Aktion.
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  • CEEPUS ermöglicht Studien- und Forschungsaufenthalte an Mitgliedsuniversitäten in den Partnerländern. Einreichung über die CEEPUS-Website. Nächster Einreichtermin für Netzwerke 15.1.2023, für Mobilitäten 15.06.2023.
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  • Stipendien für einen wissenschaftlichen Aufenthalt an taiwanesischen Hochschulen (Diplom- bzw. Masterstudierende) - nächster Einreichtermin 01.03.2023.
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  • Stipendien für einen wissenschaftlichen Aufenthalt an taiwanesischen Hochschulen (Doktoratsstudierende, Lehrende, Wissenschafterinnen bzw. Wissenschafter) - nächster Einreichtermin 01.03.2023.
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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;
  • August 15, 2022  for Doctoral and Distinguished Postdoctoral Fellowship applications.

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Presentation "Studying Abroad"

Presentation “Studying Abroad” held during the information event of HTU-Referat on 30.05.2022 and for TUW mentors on 02.06.2022.

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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.

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Erasmus study stays in the context of COVID-19

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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

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.



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