Overview of costs
Find out about the costs you’ll need to cover during your time at university.
You’ll need to budget for tuition fees, but don’t forget course materials and living costs such as housing, meals, transportation, recreational activities, and insurance.
Tuition fees per semester
If you’re a citizen of an EU or EEA member country, Switzerland, or a country for which the Personengruppenverordnung (Order on the Admission of Certain Groups of Persons) applies, you currently need to pay tuition fees of EUR 363.36 per semester.
Please note that different tuition fees apply for non-EU citizens. You can find out more in the Tuition fees for non-EU citizens section.
Austrian Student Union dues
Every student needs to pay Austrian Student Union (ÖH) dues, currently set at EUR 20.20 per semester.
The dues cover a wide range of services and benefits such as student liability insurance.
Costs for course materials
Course books and handouts will cost between EUR 200 und EUR 500 in your first year. In subsequent years this will decrease to about EUR 100 per year.
These costs will of course vary, depending on whether you purchase only the required literature or also the recommended literature.
We'll be happy to inform you about the requirements you have to meet in order to apply.
Preparation is everything – read up on the admissions procedure in detail.
Important dates and deadlines
What deadlines do you need to keep an eye on for your online application? Get an overview.