New Application Procedures and Admission Requirements


U:SPACE is the portal for students from the University of Vienna. It is the central access point for all services related to the organisation of your studies.

From 1 March 2016 onwards, you can apply for admission to degree programmes requiring application procedures, to master's, doctoral and PhD programmes for the winter semester of 2016/17 via U:SPACE. From 1 April 2016 onwards, this is also possible for bachelor's programmes not requiring application procedures.

It is the first time that you enroll at the University of Vienna?

As a prospective student, you have to register in U:SPACE. On the log-in page you find a link that guides you through the registration process. Afterwards, you can apply for admission to degree programmes via U:SPACE.

You already study/studied at the University of Vienna?

As a student, you can log in to U:SPACE in the usual way, select your desired degree programme from a list of possible degree programmes and finally apply for admission.

Admission to degree programmes at the University of Vienna

Important Dates

New Admission Requirements:

Furthermore we are glad to announce that for the admission starting from winter semester 2016/17, EcoS has expanded its capacity to take in 30 new students. Language requirements have also relaxed, as we now expect the level B2 of the Common European Framework of References for Languages. Valid proof of language command include:

  • Completion of an English-language study programme (BA-equivalent)
  • TOEFL: Ibt (internet-based): min. 87 points
  • IELTS: Overall Band Score: 6.5
  • Cambridge English First Certificate (FCE): at least Grade C (min. 160 points)
  • Cambridge Certificate in Advanced English (CAE): Level B2
  • Sprachenzentrum der Universität Wien/Language Center of the University of Vienna: Placement Test Level B2
  • Successfully taken subject English in school leaving examination (“Maturazeugnis”)

Please check our Admissions section for further details concerning the EcoS admission process!