Application requirements, info and forms are available at the International Office!

Application Deadlines

(Due to the CORONA virus situation, both deadlines will be merched in 2020!)

15. May
15. November (ONLY 2020)

International Scholarships

  • For short-term, specialist courses
  • Scientific work in other countries

General Information

This funding may only relate to studies in other countries lasting a maximum of 5 months. The rates for countries within Europe amount to EUR 400 and for overseas states to EUR 800 per month. However, the maximum sum to be paid is restricted to EUR 2.400. In all cases, the allocation of a scholarship is dependent upon the coverage available from university budget funds.


Application requirements

  • Applications are only possible, when the planned project is to be completed in connection with preparations for degree work, a thesis, or specialist post-graduate activities (max. 2 years after the graduation)
  • Austria as the permanent place of residence and the focal point of interests (e.g. career, studies)
  • at the time of the application, the candidate may not be in another country for the realisation of his/her educational objective

Application documents

  • Application form with photo
  • complete curriculum vitae with precise description of studies to date
  • a detailed study and research plan for the international scholarship period, which above all must clarify the necessity of course attendance for the degree or special further training
  • two letters of recommendation from a professor at our university (whereby in the case of degree and doctoral students one of these recommendations must come from the dissertation/thesis tutor), in which the necessity and duration of the international study is confirmed, a list of grades and if required, degree certificate
  • Confirmation of attendance at the course, or confirmation of the salary for the internship (or confirmation that it is unpaid) provided by the desired international institution (support commitment)
  • a budget plan that clarifies the intended form of financing (e.g. grants, own earnings, loans) by means of a comparison with living expenses and possible course fees. The study and research costs included in the budget should be evidenced by confirmation from the international institution

Academic staff can also apply for grants for international stays according with the same deadlines under “International Relations Advancement.”

For all positive applications: AFTER MOBILITY you have to hand in confirmations and a personal report (A4) of your project. For academic staff also the original bills and receipts are necessary. Otherwise the grant will be claimed back!

BMBWF Auslandsstipendium für Studierende der Künste

This grant is given from the Austrian Ministry for studyexchanges into a MASTER program with a duration of one or two semesters (max. 9 months).
Bachelorstudy or equal has to be completed with excellency!

Only exchanges to international Art Universities for studymobility, who do NOT take part in the ERASMUS+ Programm.

Duration: 4-9 months
Age: under 35 years
Grant given: EUR 600 p. month
Deadline: anytime
All detailed information: International Office (Expositur Postgasse 6 / 2. Stock)

Application requirements:
  • Target group: students
  • Country of origin: Citizenship of a member state of the European Union
  • Maximum age: 35 years
  • Department: Artistic studies at an Austrian art university
  • Preliminary studies: The preliminary studies (Bachelor or 1st or 2nd diploma section, at least 6 semesters) must be completed with distinction.
  • Ongoing studies: Excellent study success as part of the ongoing studies. Compliance with the standard period of study with two additional semesters.
  • Proof of study success: The artistic major (if available) must be completed abroad, at least 12 ECTS per semester or 27 ECTS per academic year are compulsory.
  • Target country: ALL (excl. the 27 EU member states including their overseas territories, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, Turkey, Republic of Macedonia and Serbia)

Application documents:
  • Informal application: description and justification of the study project at the host university
  • CV curriculum vitae
  • Bachelor's or intermediate diploma
  • General certificate of the current study
  • Signed learning agreement regarding the recognition of the central artistic subject by the Dean of Studies Prof. Josef Kaiser and the host university
  • Confirmation of admission from the host university
  • Approval of the teacher of the central artistic subject of the home university
  • Statement of costs and financing plan

Listed Scholarships are NOT supervised by the International Office of the Angewandte

International Office

Office location: Rosenbursenstraße 3 (Georg-Coch-Platz 2) | Room Nr. 010 | 1010 Vienna
Post Address: Oskar-Kokoschka - Platz 2 | 1010 Vienna | Austria


Mag. Astrid Anna Behrens
Contracts, Policy, Staff-Exchange
T: +43-1-71133-3170

Doris Grössing-Schima
Exchange Coordinator
Outgoing, Deputy Head
T: +43-1-71133-3171

Mag. Veronika Merklein
Exchange Coordinator
Incoming, Exchange-Grants
T: +43-1-71133-3173

Sabine Eder
Back Office
T: +43-1-71133-3172

Opening Hours
Mon - Thu: 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Wed: additionally 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Fridays closed!
The IO-office can ONLY be reached digitally and by phone at the moment!
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  • Fly as seldom as possible (avoid short-haul flights)
  • Compensate your flights
  • Good travel preparation (bus, train, bicycle)
  • Less luggage is often more
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  • Even nearby destinations can be exciting
  • Use public transport and bicycles on-site