Additional degree programmes

You are currently admitted to a degree programme at the University of Vienna and would like to study an additional degree programme? Your steps in the admission procedure and the application period depend on the type of degree programme.

General Information regarding admission to an additional degree programme

  • Number of degree programmes: According to the regulations of the University of Vienna, you can be admitted to an unlimited number of degree programmes. Please note that studying multiple degree programmes successfully and actively entails a higher effort regarding study organisation. All degree programmes offered at the University of Vienna are full-time programmes. There is no distinction between main and secondary degree programme. Please contact the responsible authority (local Tax Office or Austrian Study Grant Authority) if you have any questions regarding family allowance and/or study grants.
  • Recognition of exams: The StudiesServiceCenter (SSC)/StudiesServiceUnit (SSS) of the respective degree programme can provide information regarding recognition of prior study achievements and help you to organise your studies.
  • Minimum academic achievement: Since winter semester 2022/23 onwards you have to achieve at least 16 ECTS for each bachelor/diploma programme you are admitted to. If this is not the case, the degree programme will be closed.