[Translate to English:] Hände, die zusammenhalten

MORE - an offer of the Austrian universities

What is MORE?

MORE is an extraordinary study programme for people with a refugee background, which goes back to an initiative of the and was implemented at TU Vienna for the first time in the winter semester 2015/16. The MORE programme at TU Vienna is aimed at people who

  •     have completed a technical education in their home country and would like to refresh or expand their knowledge
  •     are interested in technology and would like to continue their education after MORE (e.g. a regular Bachelor's or Master's degree programme).

The aim is to create a perspective for further professional development and either to be the starting point for a further ordinary Bachelor's or Master's degree or to improve the chances of entering the labour market.


Modules and duration

The MORE programme at TU Wien consists of four modules and lasts two semesters:

Winter semester (October to the end of January):

  • Module 1 - Working and living in Austria
  • Module 2 - Mathematics

Sommer semester (March to the end of June):

  • Module 3 - Architecture/ Digital image processing with CAD
  • Module 4 - Informatica/Introduction to programming

ATTENTION: Module 1 and Module 2 in the winter semester are compulsory! In the summer semester, you can choose to complete either only one module (Module 3 or Module 4) or both modules.


All courses of the MORE programme are held in German. For further information please write an email to: more[at]tuwien.ac.at