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Frequently Asked Questions

What is the difference between a university and a university of applied sciences?

How does the bachelor/master system work?

Can I participate in the admission procedure even if I don’t fulfil the admission requirements of the bachelor degree programme yet (e.g., if I haven’t acquired my school-leaving certificate)?

Can I participate in the admission procedure even if I don’t fulfil the admission requirements of the master degree programme yet (e.g., if I haven’t completed my bachelor degree)?

Do I have to complete my military or civilian service before starting a study programme?

Can I apply for more than one study programme at the same time?

How can I prepare for the admission procedure?

I would like to go abroad for a year. Is physical attendance absolutely necessary for the admission exam?

When does the winter semester begin?

What is the time commitment for self-organised learning?

Do I need a school-leaving certificate from a Secondary Technical School (HTL) to apply for a technical study programme?

Can HTL graduates skip the first semester?

Where can I spend a semester abroad?

Where can I get information?

You want to know more? Feel free to ask!
Weißenbacher Anna Katharina, MA

Anna Katharina Weißenbacher, MA

Specialist Marketing and Student Recruitment
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