Start of the application period


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

For the academic year 2021/22, entrance exam procedures are carried out for the following bachelor/diploma programmes of the University of Vienna:

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

You can apply for admission to these bachelor/diploma programmes from 1 March to 30 June 20201.

The entrance exam procedures take place once a year and are valid for two semesters (for the upcoming winter semester and summer semester).

Prospective students of the bachelor programme in Sport Science and the teaching subject Sports and Physical Education must pass a supplementary examination of sporting aptitude. The supplementary examination 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 the exam fee of 50 Euro when applying.

Detailed information on the entrance exam procedures