Team of the Directorate of Studies (SPL)

From 1 October 2022, Univ.-Prof. Dr. Christian Göbel, M.A. is the new Director of Studies (SPL) and Steven Denney, BA MA PhD is the Vice-SPL for EcoS. Concerning EcoS students, Dr. Denney and his team are responsible for all study matters concerning approval of credits, substitution of seminars, electronic record of examination ["Prüfungspass"], among others. Click here to get support from the SPL team. You can contact:

Stefanie Yu, BA MA

Mail: stefanie.yu[at]

Telephone: +43-1-4277-45120

Office hours: Coordinate per email

EcoS staff ecos[at] remains responsible for questions concerning the admission to the EcoS Master Programme.

Important Information concerning Covid-19


Please visit the University's website to familiarize yourself with the current COVID-19 measures in place (link).

Please note that during the winter semester, the Department of East Asian Studies (incl. the secretariat) has limited office opening hours for students. Therefore, please book an appointment before going to their offices. For information on available time slots from Monday to Thursday, please visit the following link. For your appointment request, please send an email with a detailed description of your inquiry to sinologie.ostasien[at] An appointment is not possible without prior notification.