Start of the application period


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

You are interested in a bachelor/diploma programme with entrance exam procedure? The entrance exam procedure takes place once per academic year and is valid for the following winter and summer semester. 

The application period for bachelor/diploma programmes is open from 1 March to 5 June for the academic year 2023/24.

For the following bachelor/diploma programmes entrance exam procedures are carried out at the University of Vienna:

  • Biology
  • Business Administration
  • Business Informatics
  • Chemistry
  • Computer Science
  • Economics
  • Education
  • English and American Studies
  • International Business Administration
  • International Legal Studies
  • Law 
  • Mass Media and Communication Science
  • Nutritional Sciences
  • Pharmacy
  • Political Science
  • Psychology
  • Social and Cultural Anthropology
  • Sociology
  • Teacher Education
  • Transcultural Communication

Prospective students of the bachelor programme in Sport Science and the teaching subject Sports and Physical Education must pass a sporting aptitude admission test. The sporting aptitude admission test is offered every semester.

A participation in the entrance exam procedure is only possible if you have applied in time. You can apply even if you do not have your secondary-school leaving certificate yet.

You have to pay an administration fee of 50 Euro when you apply for admission.