Austria

Notes on Eligibility

Holders of the Vordiplom or Zwischenprufung are not eligible for graduate admission.

Holders of the Diplom FH will be considered for admission on a case-by-case basis.

The old diploma programs are still being offered in some fields such as engineering and medicine.

These programs require a minimum of five years of study leading to a diploma (e.g. Diplom-Ingenieur).

ECTS Credit System

3-year bachelor degrees for master's degree admission and 5-year master's degrees for doctoral degree admission are accepted at UBC. Please note that some countries may have both the old academic degrees and the new ECTS degrees.

UBC Master's Program Requirements

Years of Study required

Diplom or Magister

Overall Grade Required

GUT or 2 on a reverse scale of 5

Credentials or Degrees Required

Diplom or Magister

UBC Doctoral Program Requirements

Overall Grade Required

Gut

Credentials or Degrees Required

Lizentiat; certain Masters degrees, other postgraduate qualifications

English Language Test

Applicants from a university in Austria are usually required to provide results of an English language proficiency examination as part of their application. This applies to all applicants whose basis of admission will be a degree from a university in which English is not the primary language of instruction. Please note that graduate programs have the right to request a language test when deemed necessary, even if the language of instruction has been English. Read more

Financial Awards

This is a list of selected awards that you may be able to apply / be considered for if you meet the eligibility criteria. Please review the database of financial awards for other award opportunities.

 
 

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