University Preparation Programme Vienna – Welcome!


The registration period for courses in winter semester 2018/19 is closed!

Course registration for new students (summer semester 2019):  January 21, 2019 until February 4, 2019

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Information regarding course registration (summer semester 2019)

The registration period for first registrations lasts from January 21, to February 4, 2019. Continuing students can register between: Febuary 11, to February 14, 2019. Requests for 5th and 6th semesters have to be submitted from January 21, until February 4, 2019. More informationen regarding course registration is available here.

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Information regarding the courses at the VWU

  • German as a foreign language
  • English
  • Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, Biology, History, Geography (language of instruction is German)
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Supplementary examinations

Registration period for the exam in September: October 8, until October 17, 2018.

Attention: Registration with queue number only from 8.00-11.00 am, available in front of the office.

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About the VWU

The VWU is an institution providing university preparation courses for international students. Its role is to prepare students for supplementary examinations.

University Preparation Programme of the Vienna Universities

+43 1 319 99 91

Sechshauser Straße 33A
1150 Vienna

Opening hours

Mon–Thu: 8.00 am–1.00 pm, Fri: 8.00 am–12.00 noon

Consulting hours quality coordinator:
Tuesday and Thursday 10.00 am–12.00 noon

How to get to us:

metro lines U4, U6 - station Längenfeldgasse (5 minutes walk via Stiegergasse to Sechshauserstraße) or
bus lines 12A, 57A - stop Stiegergasse

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The Preparation Programme does not provide accommodation, so please check the OeAD housing office for further information.