Grants for incoming students

Erasmus+ programme

Students from our Erasmus partner universities in Europe can study at St. Pölten UAS for a semester or an academic year, both of which are eligible for an Erasmus grant.

For information on how to apply for the Erasmus programme, please contact the international office at your home university.

Information on the Erasmus+ programme

Joint Study programmes

If your home university has a bilateral cooperation agreement (but not an Erasmus agreement) with St. Pölten UAS, you may apply to the international office at your home university for a study abroad placement.

For information on grants, consult your university’s international office as well as the Austrian scholarship database at www.grants.at.

Ernst Mach Grant for Studying at an Austrian University of Applied Sciences (Fachhochschule)

Students attending an institute of higher education outside Europe who have completed at least four semesters of their current degree programme may apply for an Ernst Mach Grant to study full-time at an Austrian university of applied sciences. The Ernst Mach Grant is available for a semester or an academic year.

For further information, consult the Austrian scholarship database at www.grants.at

Ernst Mach Grant – worldwide

Graduate and post-doctoral students at institutes of higher education in any country may apply for a research period of one or two semesters at an Austrian university of applied sciences.  Award of the grant is primarily based on the nature of the research project to be pursued.

For further information, consult the Austrian scholarship database at www.grants.at.

Marshall Plan Scholarship for students from the USA

Students of technical disciplines at US universities are encouraged to apply.

Information can be found on www.marshallplan.at and in the database of Austrian scholarships, www.grants.at.

You want to know more? Feel free to ask!

Mag. Barbara Zimmer

Mag. Barbara Zimmer

Head of Service Unit
International Office