General information on the admission procedure

Admission requirements

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

Please contact the respective course to clarify the admission requirements.

Admission procedure

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

Within the application deadline, you can apply online for the respective degree programme. You can find the online application form on the respective programme page. Please also refer to the programme page to find out which documents are required for a complete application.

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 admission 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.

German language skills

In order to be admitted to a German-language degree programme at the FH Campus Wien, you must prove that your knowledge of German is at least level B2, in some cases also C1, of the European Framework of Reference for Languages. Information on the required language level can be found on the respective study programme page under the item admission requirements.

Please submit the proof of language proficiency (German certificate) together with the application for admission to the degree programme. Applicants who have a school leaving certificate from a German-language school or a degree from a German-language degree programme lasting at least three years or who have successfully completed the supplementary examination in German (level B2) at a German-language higher education institution are exempt from providing proof by means of a German certificate.

The German certificate to be submitted as part of the application procedure can be obtained from the following institutes, among others:

In individual cases, the head of the degree programme or the head of the university course decides on the fulfilment of the admission requirements.

Intensive German course

The FH Campus Wien offers an intensive German course (course level B2/ B2+) for students in preparation for the winter semester 2023/24.

The course is primarily aimed at first-semester students from third countries. Remaining places are also available for other students and persons studying at the FH Campus Wien within the framework of a mobility program.

Detailed information on dates, course content and registration can be found here (German only).


In the portal for students (extracurricular courses) or by e-mail to

Registrations will be processed on a first come, first served basis.
Registration deadline: Mon, July 10, 2023!
If there are any remaining places, they will be assigned after the specified registration deadline.

For questions please contact:

Dr. Jonas Oßwald
+43 1 606 68 77-1492


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