Scholarship programme winter semester 2021/2022

In winter semester 2021/2022, VWU awards scholarships to students with very good study results in summer semester 2021. Grantees may take a class at VWU (1150 Wien, Sechshauser Straße 33A) in winter semester 2021/2022 at the reduced course fee of €495.


  • In summer semester 2021 you take a class at “die Berater®“ or “Sprachenzentrum der Universität Wien“ in the course level AN, AV, or EV.
  • Summer semester 2021 is not more than your 2nd semester within the University Preparation Programme.
  • Your university admission letter states that you need to take the supplementary exam in German, but no other supplementary exams in other subjects.

If you fulfil those requirements, you were invited by the quality coordination on June 2nd via email to apply for the scholarship at VWU in winter semester 2021/2022. If you fulfil those requirements but have not received an email, please contact .


If you fulfil those requirements for the application for the scholarship, you are to send a short email to until June 30th the latest. The email should include your name, “Matrikelnummer“ and a short statement, why you apply for the scholarship. Applications from students not fulfilling the requirements for the application, may not be accepted.

Election of grantees

Grantees will be elected after application deadline on June 30th 2021 by a an election committee. The election is based on the results of the interim tests (“Zwischentests”) of summer semester 2021 and the result of the exam at the end of the semester (“Aufstiegsprüfung”). Should further eligibility criteria prove necessary, applicants from countries of the DAC-lists ( (PDF) will be favoured. Applicants will be informed until July 7th if they receive a scholarship for winter semester 2021/2022 at VWU or not.