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Admission to Doctoral Studies

Admission to a doctoral programme is possible throughout the whole year.  
The re-admission is only possible during the regular admission period. For all information concerning admission please take a look at the website of the Student Point.  

Important recommendation

In order to successfully start your PhD at the University of Vienna, we strongly recommend you to inform yourself about potential supervisors already before registering for a PhD/doctoral study program. It is important that you inform yourself about the research field covered by the researchers at the University of Vienna and discuss a possible supervision with potential supervisors before starting the admission procedure. Only by doing this you can ensure that the University of Vienna can offer you adequate supervision. Please keep in mind that finding a supervisor is in your responsibility.

Please note:

In following fields of doctoral research special entrance requirements apply:




Center for Doctoral Studies
University of Vienna

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1090 Vienna

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