The admission procedure at the University of Vienna

Detailed information on the first-time admission to bachelor, diploma and master programmes as well as further information on the admission.

You can find information on the admission procedure to doctoral/PhD programmes directly via the website of the Center for Doctoral Studies.

About the admission

 Appointment online first-time admission

Due to the COVID-19 hygiene rules and rules of conduct as well as the current entry requirements, it is not possible to enter the Admission Office in person. 

The first-time admission is only possible online via Skype by prior appointment


Please use our contact form. It allows you to be more flexible and to have your request documented in written form.

For reasons of data protection, we cannot provide any information related to personal data on the phone.

You can reach us via telephone by calling +43/1/4277-10600 at the following times:

  • Monday and Wednesday: from 12 noon to 2 p.m.
  • Tuesday: from 10 a.m. to 12 noon
  • Thursday: from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Please take note of the working hours of the Admission Office for the timely submission of applications to the Admission Office that are not submitted via u:space. You can find a summary of the working hours in this proclamation (in German only).



Start of the u:book sales period

Laptops, tablets and much more at low prices from 26 September.


Master programmes: end of the application and admission period

Submit your application for master programmes without entrance exam procedure until 31 October.


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Stipendien der Universität Wien

Von 3. Oktober bis 2. November sind das Förder- und das Leistungsstipendium der Universität Wien ausgeschrieben.


Do not forget: Pay the the tuition fee/Students‘ Union fee

The payment deadline for winter semester ends on 31 October.


Changes in the Study Law starting from winter semester 2022/23

On 1 October 2022, the amendment of the Universities Act (UG 2002) becomes effective. The resulting changes also affect you.