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 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: from 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon
  • Tuesday: from 12:30 p.m. to 01:30 p.m.
  • Wednesday: from 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon
  • Thursday: from 01:00 p.m. to 02:00 p.m.

On Tuesday, 14 February 2023, we do not have telephone hours due to internal training.

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 20 February.


Availability of the Admission Office by phone

The Admission Office's availability by phone has changed.


Interested in a master programme?

The application and admission period for summer semester 2023 starts on 9 January.


COVID-19: Information about university operations

Regulations and recommended measures for students and staff.