FHWien University of Applied Sciences Vienna


Location:Vienna, Austria
Field of Study:Finance & Accounting, Real Estate Management, Management & Entrepreneurship, Corporate Communication, Marketing & Sales, Journalism & Media Management, Content Production & Digital Media Management, Tourism Management and HRM
Language of Instruction:English and German
Semester Dates:

Summer Semester: Mid February - End June

Winter Semester: Early September - End January

Please check the latest academic calendar to confirm the dates.

Link to Academic Calendar: 

KPU Semester Alignment

KPU (Overlap of Fall and Spring) = Partner (Winter)

KPU (Overlap of Spring and Summer) = Partner (Summer)




Exchange information:



Exchange Student Handbook:Handbook
Social Media: Facebook
Course Information:
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Program Information:https://www.fh-wien.ac.at/en/study/bachelor/

Per Semester – 5 months: ~ EUR 2000


Cost of Living:https://www.numbeo.com/cost-of-living/in/Vienna
Per Semester – 5 months:
► Accommodation: ~ EUR 2000
► Food: ~ EUR 900
► Public Transport: ~ EUR 150 for semester ticket
► Fee Orientation Week (Membership students union, campus card, printing credit, Membershib ESN) – approx. EUR 45
► Miscellaneous Expenses: ~ EUR 800 (depending on the student’s lifestyle)
Visa Information:

Non EU or EEA citizens need a visa for entering Austria. Students must arrange for their visa on their own. Please inform yourself about entry and visa regulations to Austria well in advance at the Austrian Embassy in your home country.
Please check the following websites for detailed and updated information:

FAQ Austrian Visas

More Information:https://travel.gc.ca/destinations/austria
Scholarship Through University of Applied Sciences Vienna

In order to be eligible you will need to apply for the exchange program before the deadline for both KPU exchange application and the Ernst Mach Grant. If you are interested, please discuss details with a KPU study Abroad Coordinator and book an appointment through Advisor Connect 

- Study level: Bachelor students need to have successfully completed at least 4 semesters of studies by the time of taking up the grant.
- Maximum age: 35 years (born on or after October 1st, 1983).
- Applicants must not have studied/pursued research/pursued academic work in Austria in the last six months before taking up the grant.
- Language proficiency: applicants have to be proficient in the language of instruction. In case of FHWien of WKW that would be English OR German.
Amount: 1,250 Euros per month (up to 10 month)
Application Deadline: to be considered, you will have to submit your exchange application online by the deadline.

 Application Guidelines for Ernst Mach

Institution Transfer Credit Database:Transfer Credit Database

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