“My name is Alejandro de León. I was born and raised in Guatemala, a small but beautiful country in Latin America. I had the privilege to graduate from the Austrian-Guatemalan School, hence it seemed suitable to adventure myself in the viennese student life experience. And what better way to obtain an overwhelmingly authentic university feeling … Continued
How did coral reefs respond to warmer climate periods in the past? A research team of the University of Vienna wants to find out at the Egyptian Red Sea.
„I visited Vienna for the first time in December 2013 and saw the beautiful Main Building of the University of Vienna. I was in a very early phase of my law studies in Finland, but it was then that I decided that one day I want to come back and complete a semester or two … Continued
Researcher Sandra Guinand explains the important role of Citizen Science to conduct findings for her research surrounding Vienna’s Donau City.
Iacopo Morchio is assistant professor at the Department of Economics. In this blog post he describes his current research on recent trends in European labour markets, and how they relate to this term’s question: “How will we work tomorrow?“. I have always been particularly interested in how economic systems, and the incentives they create, shape … Continued
Recent changes in the admission requirements of the University of Vienna have raised questions among students. Here are the most important FAQs to answer your questions: Do I need to know German to be admitted to a degree programme at the University of Vienna? Yes. It is essential that you know German to be admitted … Continued
You are a student in an advanced phase of your degree programme and you are working during your studies? Then you might want to apply for a scholarship for students, who work while studying, for the academic year 2018/19 which can help you to get your degree. This blog entry summarises the most important information. … Continued
As of now, there are changes in the registration system for examinations and courses. Marlene Brugger from Teaching Affairs and Student Services explains everything you need to know in a blog post. The old registration system for courses and examinations clears its way for a new system… The registration system for courses and examinations on … Continued
Mariam took part at the univie: summer school for International and European Studies 2018 in Strobl organized by the Sommerhochschule (SHS) of the University of Vienna. In this blog post she tells you about the courses, free time activities and her personal highlights like discovering traditional Austrian music and culture with her new international friends. … Continued
Gareth Clay is a Senior Lecturer in Physical Geography at the University of Manchester, UK. Between June and November 2018, he is an Ida Pfeiffer Visiting Professor working in the Department of Geography and Regional Research at the Faculty of Earth Science, Geography and Astronomy. In his blog post, he talks about moving to a different … Continued
A master’s programme – yes? No? And, if yes: Which one? This decision shapes your life – like a partner in a relationship does. Barbara Hamp from Teaching Affairs and Student Services describes which master’s programme is comparable to which model of living together and, therefore, makes it easier to arrive at a (relationship) decision. … Continued