On this page you will find information about the requirements for an Non-EU student exchange outside Europe: 

Target Group

Degree students at the University of Vienna who meet the following criteria:

  • Bachelor and diploma students who have successfully completed at least 2 semesters and the introductory and orientation period (STEOP)
  • Master's students from the 1st semester
  • Proof of the required language skills
  • The minimum study period may only be exceeded by at most 4 semesters

Only one stay per study cycle is permitted within the Non-EU Student Exchange Program.

Language certificate

The proof of language skills must be handed in at the time of applying!


Universities in English-speaking countries
Universities in non-English-speaking countries

Criteria for selection

  • Language and academic qualifications of the candidates for studying abroad. Written proof required (transcripts, language certificates)
  • Type and aims of the proposed study period abroad (structured statement of purpose)
  • Academic record to date (duration and grades)
  • Quality of the personal interview with the selection panel