Universität Wien

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University of Vienna is an exchange destination for Utrecht University students of the faculty of Social and Behavioural Sciences in Vienna, Austria.

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General information for exchange students

Course information

Application procedure

Academic calendar

Semester I: October – January
Semester II: March – June

Areas of study open to exchange students

Anthropology and Sociology

Language of instruction

German and English. B2 level in both German and English is mandatory. 

Housing assistance

Information about student accommodation

Cost of living

Estimated cost of living

Credits and grading

In courses: Fail to very good
In credits: ECTS (60ECTS is one full year)

Number of places available

4 places per year. 2 for Anthropology and 2 for Sociology


Language requirements: German B2, English B2.


Both Anthropology as well as Sociology do not offer enough courses in English to fill an entire exchange programme, students must be prepared to follow classes in German.