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Entry requirements

Proof of general higher education entrance qualification

The proof of general higher education entrance qualification may be fulfilled by one of the following certificates:

  • secondary school-leaving examination (Matura)
  • vocational matriculation examination (Berufsreifeprüfung)
  • general university entrance examination for medical degree programmes (Studienberechtigungsprüfung Medizin)
  • international secondary school-leaving examination that is considered equivalent to one of the aforementioned Austrian examinations

Latin: Proof of completion of a Latin course of at least 10 hours/week at a secondary school – if you cannot provide proof, you will be required to sit a supplementary examination in Latin before taking your bachelor examination

Biology: Proof of completion of a biology course of at least one hour/week at a secondary school after the eighth year of compulsory education, or proof of a supplementary examination in biology pursuant to section  2 University Entrance Qualification Order 1998

Proof of English language proficiency with minimum level B2 according to the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR):

If you do not hold an Austrian school-leaving certificate (Matura), the regulations for International Admission also apply.


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