Entrance exam procedure Nutritional Science

  • The registration period for the entrance exam procedure of the academic year 2019/20 is over. The deadlines of the academic year 2020/21 will be announced in spring 2020. 
  • Prospective students who have registered in due time will be informed about the further steps by e-mail.


The admission to this bachelor degree programme is possible only if you successfully participate in the entrance exam procedure and fulfil all requirements for admission to a bachelor programme at the University of Vienna.

The registration for the entrance exam procedure is possible without a secondary-school leaving certificate. Upload all required documents for the admission directly after you get them.

If you do not have proficiency in German at level B2 or higher, please read the information about proficieny in German and about the admission procedure carefully.

In the personal enrolment for the degree programme proof of German proficiency at C1 level (or higher) is required.

The entrance exam procedure at a glance

  • Available places: 555
  • Registration period: over
  • Examination fee: Euro 50 (to be paid during the registration)
  • Entrance exam: 30 August 2019 (the tests for biology and pharmacy/nutrional science take place at the same day, but at different times – so if you have registered for both tests, you can take part in both of them)
  • Alternate dates: none
  • Language: mainly German, in parts English
  • Personal enrolment: after the announcement of the results until 28 November 2019

Your steps in the entrance exam procedure


Step 1: Online-Self-Assessment

The deadline for the Online-Self-Assessment is already over. 

You can conduct the Online-Self-Assessment out of interest year round.


Step 2: Registration and application for admission to a degree programme

The deadline for the registration and application is already over.


Step 3: The written exam

The written exam took place. All participants received information about the further steps via e-mail

Step 4: After the result

The admission to the degree programme is possible after the announcement of the results if you have been successful in the entrance exam procedure and fulfil all requirements for admission to a bachelor programme at the University of Vienna.

Nutritional Science

  • Type of degree programme: bachelor programme
  • Duration: 6 semesters
  • Required ECTS: 180
  • Degree: Bachelor of Science (BSc)
  • Language of instruction: German
  • Curriculum: study profile