When, where and what you’ll need


For winter semester 2020/21: Already closed!


VWU-German courses are only open to prospective students who have been granted admission to one of the Vienna universities listed below and who yet have to prove proficiency in German to start their degree programme („Fächervorschreibung Deutsch“, EPD in your admission letter).

  • University of Vienna
  • Vienna University of Technology
  • Medical University, Vienna
  • University of Veterinary Medicine Vienna
  • University of Natural Resources and Applied Life Sciences Vienna
  • Vienna University of Economics and Business Administration

New in winter semester 20/21:
Students who solely have to take the supplementary examination in German (Ergänzungsprüfung Deutsch, EPD) can register directly with us for a German course. Students who have to take additional supplementary examinations (e.g. history, English, mathematics, physics, chemistry, biology, and/ or geography) are supposed to take a placement test (German) at VWU before registration


You can book your appointment here. Please choose whether you want to register online or in person.

What you need to register:
  • University admissions letter
  • Passport
  • student data protocol (Studienblatt) of summer semester 2020 (not for new students)
  • €1,223.00 for your course fees + € 17 for materials (copies, work sheets etc.), € 1240 in total;
    Payment options for online registration: credit card, Paypal, invoice.
    For personal registration: credit card, EC card or cash
  • You will receive a registration confirmation for the course
  • You will receive a placement appointment for the allocation of your German course at die Berater®


Online or in person.


Due to the worldwide situation with Covid 19, for the winter semester 2020/21, you have the option to choose between a classrom course* and an online course. If you are unsure which course type suits you best, you can find out with our quiz.

*please note that due to official regulations based on COV-19 the classroom course may have to be switched to online. As this is beyond our control, there is no possibility to withdraw from the course or to get a refund of course fees according to our terms and conditions. Please make sure that you have the necessary equipment (internet access, PC or notebook with audio and video) in case of an officially necessary change. Any costs arising from this will not be borne by the course provider.