Upcoming application period


The application period for degree programmes with entrance exam procedure starts on 2 March.

For the academic year 2020/21, entrance exam procedures are carried out for the following bachelor/diploma programmes of the University of Vienna:

Between 2 March and 3 June 2020, you can apply for the following degree programmes:

  • Business Administration
  • Business Informatics
  • Computer Science
  • Economics
  • Education
  • English and American Studies
  • International Business Administration
  • Journalism and Communication Studies
  • Law

For the following degree programmes the application period ends on 15 July 2020:

  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Nutritional Sciences
  • Pharmacy
  • Political Science
  • Psychology
  • Social and Cultural Anthropology
  • Sociology
  • Teacher Education
  • Transcultural Communication (Translation and Interpretation)

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 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