Feeding a red squirrel at the Schonbrunn Palace, Vienna.

University of Vienna

Faculties: All
Level: Undergraduate and postgraduate
Language of instruction: German only (except some law units)
Minimum grade requirement: WAM 65

Semester dates:

  • Winter semester: early October – late January
  • Summer semester: early March – late June

Full time study load: 30 ECTS* per semester, 20 ECTS per semester for law students only.

About the University of Vienna

The University of Vienna was founded in 1365 by Duke Rudolf IV. It is the oldest university in the German-speaking world and one of the largest in Central Europe. At present, about 91,000 students are enrolled in more than 180 courses at the University of Vienna.

The specifics

As a Monash student you’ll be classified by the University of Vienna as “Non-EU Student Exchange Incoming”. Find out more about exchange with them. Before you enter Austria, there are a few things you need to do. Find out about visa requirements and accommodation options.

Use the unit descriptions search engine to get a complete list of units taught in English. You can also check the law units taught in English (click on lectures) but you may need to use the unit search engine linked above to get detailed outlines.

* European Credit Transfer and Accumulation System (ECTS).