Registration for the entrance exam procedure of students in the VWU

 

You are currently attending the University Preparation Programme (VWU) and are going to complete it before or during the upcoming winter semester?

Register for the entrance exam procedure as described below.

If you have a secondary-school leaving certificate from a non-EU/EEA country, but you do not yet have an admission letter for the degree programme for which you would like to complete the entrance exam procedure, please apply for admission again.

1. Online Self-Assessment

Complete the Online Self-Assessment (OSA) within the registration period. This is the first step in the entrance exam procedure. After completion of the OSA you will receive the "OSA code".

There is no OSA for the bachelor programmes Psychology and Sport Science.

 

2. Login to u:space

Do not create another u:account, please use your existent UserID for logging in. In case you forgot your login data, contact the Helpdesk of the Vienna University Computer Center.

 

3. Choose your degree programme

Click on "Administration > Apply for admission" and select the degree programme for which you would like to complete the entrance exam procedure, just as you have already done when applying for admission.

 

4. Complete documents

Documents which have previously been approved by the Admission Office (status: "approved") do not have to be uploaded again.

  1. Select "Yes, my German knowledge is sufficient. I want to participate in the entrance exam procedure for the coming academic year."
  2. Select the type of document "Certificate of proficiency in German at level A2" and upload your admission letter for this degree programme (if your applied with a non-EU/EEA secondary-school leaving certificate) or your current student record sheet (if you applied with an EU/EEA secondary-school leaving certificate).
  3. If your secondary-school leaving certificate is from a non-EU/EEA country, select the type of document "Special university entrance qualification" and upload your admission letter for this degree programme again. 
  4. Insert the OSA code (except for the bachelor programmes Psychology and Sport Science).

 

4. Pay the exam fee

Once you have added all these documents, click on "continue to submission" and then on "pay and submit application". Pay the exam fee of 50 Euro by credit card or eps online payment (which is only possible from an Austrian bank account).

The status of your application in u:space is "submitted". Now you are registered for the entrance exam procedure. Your confirmation of registration is available in u:space. Several days after the application deadline, you will be informed by e-mail about whether a written exam will take place or not. Also check the spam folder of your mailbox.