Registration for the entrance examination for persons in the Preparation Programme

You are currently attending a course in the Vienna University Preparation Programme (VWU) and are going to complete this before or at the end of the coming winter semester?

Register for the entrance examination as described below.

In case have a non-EU school leaving certificate and do not yet have an admission letter for the degree programme which you want to take the entrance examination for, you need to apply for admission again.




1. Log in to u:space

You do not have to create a new u:account, but can use your existing userID. If you have forgotten your userID/access data, please contact the Helpdesk of the Computer Service.


2. Choose degree programme

In "Administration > Admission to degree programmes" you choose the programme which you want to do the entrance examiantion for - much as you did in your first application to the University of Vienna.


3. Complete documents

Documents that have already been verified by the Admission Office will be visible with the addition "pseudo.txt" or "NachweisVorhanden.pdf" and do not have to be uploaded again.

At the part "Certificate of proficiency in German at level C1" you upload your proof of German or enter a date in the future when you are going to have this proof (needs to be before 5 February 2019).

Information about German proficiency required for the entrance examination

If your secondary school leaving certificate was issued in a non-EU country, please also upload your admission letter as "special university entrance qualification "Studienplatznachweis"".


4. Pay the examination fee

Once you have added all these documents, click on "pay and submit application". Pay the fee of 50 Euros via (any) credit card or eps-Online payment (which is only available if you have an Austrian bank account).

Your registration for participating in the entrance examination has been successful, if your status in u:space reads as "submitted".

Then proceed to the next steps of the entrance examination procedure.