Barrier-free Studying

For all students at TU Wien and those interested in studying who include themselves in the group of people with disabilities/chronic illnesses, with a psychological burden or who are impaired in their studies in some other way.

Barrier-free Studying (Nicole Kretschy) can be contacted via e-mail.


A meeting in person is possible during the usual consultation hours with an appointment:

Monday from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Thursday from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

It is also possible to have a meeting via ZOOM, which also requires an appointment via e-mail.

We offer TU Wien students and people who are interested in studying information and advice on the following questions:

  • Orientation and mobility training at the university site
  • Information on barrier-free accessibility and the barrier-free use of existing infrastructure (e.g. library, lecture halls, canteen)
  • Advice and support in organizing your studies
  • Providing information about non-university support services, such as personal assistance
  • Providing information about support services at TU Wien, e.g. through tutors
  • Coordination of the support services
  • Information on legal matters relating to disabilities and studying (examination modalities).
  • Information and advice on assistive equipment
  • Support with applying for assistive equipment
  • Communication with lecturers