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

“Drawing a number and waiting in line” is old news. Comfortably complete your first-time admission at home via video chat. Here you can find detailed info regarding booking your appointment for online first-time admission.


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 Thursday: from 12:30 p.m. to 01:30 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).

 Let's Talk: the on-site information of the Admission Office

You have carefully read the info about the admission procedure on our website and have further questions? Outside of the admission period you can book an appointment at Let's Talk, the on-site information of the Admission Office. There you can ask your questions about the admission to bachelor/diploma and master programmes or the "Studienberechtigungsprüfung" (studying without secondary-school leaving certificate) in person. 



End of the application period for citizens of third countries

The application period for degree programmes without entrance exam procedure for third country nationals ends on 2 January!


Let's Talk

Do you still have questions about how to apply? Book an on-site appointment for November and December 2023 with the Admission Office.


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