The University Preparation Programmes offer intensive courses for foreign university applicants in order to prepare them for supplementary examinations prescribed by the universities. The institutions offer courses in the following:
- German as a foreign language
- English, mathematics, physics, chemistry, biology, history, geography
The OeAD is the legal entity for the University Preparation Programmes of the universities in Vienna, Graz and Leoben.
Further Preparation Programmes (offered by the institutions themselves):
- University of Applied Sciences Upper Austria: 2-semester German Preparation Programme www.fh-ooe.at/gpp and 1- or 2-semester International Foundation Programme www.fh-ooe.at/ifp.
- University of Applied Sciences Burgenland: offers two independent preparation programmes for international students: a preparation course and a bridging programme.
- The FH Technikum Wien Academy: Further informationen
- Alpen-Adria-University Klagenfurt: Further information
- Paris-Lodron-University Salzburg: Further information
- University Linz: Further information