Higher education in Austria

Higher Education in Austria

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Higher Education in Austria

It is possible to get higher education in Austria right after secondary school. To be enrolled in the Austrian university the secondary school certificate with marks is required. The German language can be studied already after enrollment in the Austrian university. Austria is the only one country in the European Union, which gives the students the possibility to learn the language after enrollment.

Education in Austria is a great alternative to the higher education in Germany. The public universities in Austria offer more than 500 faculties for choice, which means absolutely all the faculties we have, there are in Austria. It is possible to enter the Austrian universities right after school, the German language proficiency is not required, the mean point of the secondary school certificate is not important too, there are no entrance examinations. The German language and major subjects study starts already after receiving a visa, after arriving in Austria.

Bachelor Degree in Austria

  • Education duration: 3 years / 180 ECTS
  • Admission requirements: secondary school education
  • Language of instruction: German and English
  • No entrance examination
  • German language proficiency: not required
University Admission

Undergraduates programs

The undergraduate programs of all the Austrian universities are listed below. The faculties are grouped according to the universities. Start to search for the program you are interested in and there will be information in table about the universities, where this program is offered. The list of faculties is active, you can choose any faculty to learn the additional information: program description, main themes, curriculum and employment perspectives.

Master Degree in Austria

  • Education duration: 2 years / 120 ECTS
  • Admission requirements: bachelor degree
  • Language of instruction: German and English
  • No entrance examination
  • German language proficiency: B2 or C1
University Admission

Master Programmes

The master programmes of all the Austrian universities are listed below. The faculties are grouped according to the universities. Start to search for the master program you are interested in and in the table, there will be information about the universities, where this program is offered. The list of faculties is active, you can choose any faculty to learn the additional information: program description, main themes, curriculum and employment perspectives after finishing the university.

Advantages of higher education in Austria

  • is recognized all over the world
  • more than 500 faculties
  • enrollment after secondary school
  • admission periods twice a year
  • education in German and English languages
  • available higher education
  • no entrance examinations
  • no state exams required
  • NO German language proficiency required
  • visa D in 10 days
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University Assistance

  • University Admission
  • Students Residency Placement
  • Visa and Residency Permit Assistance
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University Foundation Programmes

  • German language courses for university
  • University foundation courses
  • Entrance exams crash-courses

Universities in Austria

The Austrian universities have one big advantage – they give places to the students without German language proficiency. The universities in Germany, Switzerland and Chech Republic require form students the language proficiency before applying to the university. The important fact of higher education in Austria is the recognition of the universities all over the world, even in Russia, Ukraine and other CIS countries.

List of all the faculties and universities in Austria

Vienna University of Economics and Business

The University of Vienna

Vienna University of Technology

The University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences in Vienna

The Medical University of Vienna

The University of Veterinary Medicine in Vienna

Admission requirements for the Austrian universities

The list of all the admission requirements to the Austrian universities. The full list of documents and admission deadlines. The features of applying to the Austrian universities. Start and duration of education in the universities. In this section, you can find the detailed information about admission requirements for applicants to the Austrian universities.

Admission requirements

Legalization and translation of the documents

Before submitting all the documents, it is important to prepare the documents according to all the requirements. The Austrian universities are very precise about documents checking. To apply the documents it is required to legalize them in the home country. Read in this section, what is meant under legalization, what is Apostille and how to translate the documents correctly for the application in the Austrian universities.

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Tuition fees in Austria

The price of higher education in Austria is one else important fact, why do students choose exactly Austria for higher education. The tuition fee depends on the student’s citizenship. The education on its own it is possible to call free of charge. Some countries do not pay any tuition fees at all. We speak in detail about any costs you should be awaited for during the higher education in Austria.

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Student’s budget for studies in Austria

The most important question all the students ask – can I afford the higher education in Austria for myself? Can I find any part-time jobs during study? How much can I earn? Answers to these questions can be found in this section. We speak in detail about the student’s budget.

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