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: 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.

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).



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

The payment deadline for summer semester ends on 31 March.


Bachelor/diploma programmes: end of the admission period

Complete the admission procedure for bachelor/diploma programmes until 31 March.


Master programmes: end of the application and admission period

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


Digitale Studienwahl: virtuelle Reise durchs Bachelorstudium

Digitale Unterstützung für Studienwahl und Aufnahmetests.


Application period for master programmes with selection procedure starts

The application period for master programmes with selection procedure starts on 1 March.


Start of the application period

The application period for bachelor and diploma programmes with entrance exam procedure starts on 1 March.