Incoming Exchange Students
>>>Next application deadline winter semester and study year 21/22 for Incoming Students: 15. April 2021<<<
Students from Partner institutions (excluding CEEPUS-scholars, Freemover) have the possibility to apply for participation for one or two terms.
Note on language level: Most courses are held in German, some in English. Basic knowledge of the German language is generally recommended, English - level B2. A German course is offered free of charge at the beginning of the semester. Our English-language study programs are of course only held in English.
Application Deadlines & Semester dates
- Winter term (1 October - 31 January): 15. April
- Whole study year (1 October - 30 June): 15. April
- Summer term (1 March - 30 June): 15. October
Step 1: See the International Office in YOUR institutionIndicate interest at the International Students Office of your home institution.
Step 2: NominationIf you have been selected for participation in an Erasmus+ programme, your home institution has to nominate you officially via e-mail by your International coordinator.
Nomination details necessary:
- Last name & First name
- Date & City of birth
- Sex (m|f|d)
- Home address
- ERASMUS code of Home University (if available)
- Field of Study at Home University
- Desired field of study at our university (BA or MA if necessary) and 2nd choice if applicable, in case of rejection in the desired department
- Semester you are in at the moment of your application
- Desired exchange semester (winter|summer|study year)
Step 3: Application
upload your complete application (max. 100MB!), consisting of:
- Application Form
- Curriculum Vitae with contact information
Applications are only accepted digitally (not by e-mail) | contact: email@example.com
Only a complete application can be accepted, documents must be handed in either in English or German! For English taught studies, the application must be handed in English only!
Architecture: Students interested in Architecture are advised to contact the preferred studio before sending an application (most architectural projects take a whole year, applications should be made preferably for winter term or for the whole study year)
Graphics and Advertising: German knowledge in level B1-B2 is expected.
Cross-Disciplinary Strategies: As it is a theoretical course, no portfolio is required for the application, but a course preference within the letter of motivation.
Art and cultural studies: Please submit 1-2 semester papers in German or English as work samples.
COURSE CATALOGUE & CURRICULA: Please have a look into our course catalogue: BASE
ERASMUS CODE of the University of Applied Arts Vienna: A WIEN07
The selection is based on the portfolio and the number of disposable places. The announcement can take between 6-8 weeks. The applicants and coordinators will be informed immediately. The Partnership between home- and guest university is no warranty for admission.
Regarding admission, housing, health insurance, visa, immigration, Covid-19 ... you will find detailed information in our Exchange Guide or you can send an e-mail to: firstname.lastname@example.org
If you already received a positive answer, also see our Checklist Incoming
Current ENTRY REGULATIONS Ministry of Social Affairshttps://www.sozialministerium.at/en/Coronavirus/Coronavirus---Information-available-for-download.html