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Requirements before and after the exchange


Students who are nominated for an exchange in Asia, Latin America or Russia need to take part in a half-day intercultural training.

Focus areas of the intercultural training are as follows:
* sensitisation and development of intercultural competencies
* cultural adjustment process and culture shock
* cultural dimensions and cultural standards

All other nominated students do not need to take part in the intercultural training.


Within two months after the end of your study period abroad, the following documents must be handed in:

  1. report form
  2. personal report (1—2 pages) informing about your stay abroad
  3. copy of your transcript of records obtained abroad
  4. copy of the filled in form stating all your transmitted courses credits (Anrechnungsbescheid)

Students are required to obtain the equivalent of 12 ECTS credits per semester. For questions concerning credit transfers, please contact your study programme director (Studienprogrammleiter).


General e-mail address for Non-EU Student Exchange Outgoings:

Opening hours

Elisabeth Marlovits
Non-EU Student Exchange - Outgoing
Tel.: +43 1-4277-18206

Johanna Lehner, BSc.
(part time Wednesday, Thursday)
Non-EU Student Exchange - Outgoing
Tel.: +43 1-4277-18213

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