General information on the selection process

Application prerequisites

The following admission requirements must be met before a prospective student may apply to study at FH Campus Wien:

  • Higher education entrance qualification
  • School leaving certificate
  • Equivalent certification from abroad

Please contact the respective course to clarify the admission requirements.

  • Secondary school vocational certificate (Berufsreifeprüfung)
  • University entrance qualification examination (Studienberichtigungsprüfung)
  • Relevant professional qualification with additional examinations

Please contact the respective course to clarify the admission requirements.

  • The admission requirement for all our study programs (except Molecular Biotechnology/Master full-time, which is taught in English) is a fluent knowledge of the German language on level B2 (minimum) respectively C1 according to CEFR/Common European Framework of Reference for Languages.
  • Information for applicants with non-Austrian (school) certificates

The selection process

Those who complete the multi-level selection process with the best results will be offered a place. The tests are essentially designed to assess the skills needed for an applicant's chosen profession.

Applying online

Students can apply for a program online within the application period; refer to the specific information on degree programs and courses for online application forms. Please note that our degree programs and courses have different application periods, and be sure to apply within the respective deadline.
To apply you will require the following documents:

  •     Proof of residence
  •     School leaving certificate / university entrance qualification examination / verification of professional qualifications
  •     Letter of motivation
  •     CV in table form

Please note:
It is not possible to save incomplete online applications: you must complete your application in one session. Your application will be valid as soon as you upload all of the required documents and certificates. In the event that some documents (e.g. references) are not available at the time you apply, you may submit these later via email, mail or in person by no later than the start of the degree program.

Written selection test

Applicants achieving the minimum score in the written selection test will be invited to proceed to part two of the process.
The precise content of selection tests depends on the program and includes:    General knowledge

  •     Logical reasoning
  •     Scientific and technical knowledge
  •     Subject-specific knowledge
  •     Questions on professional fields

In the case of bachelor's degree programs in occupational therapy, logopedics - phoniatrics - audiology, orthoptics and physiotherapy, those who pass the written test will be invited to take a practical selection test.