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 (Berufsreifepr├╝fung)
  • University entrance qualification examination (Studienberichtigungspr├╝fung)
  • 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.

Regulation for the admission of third country citizens (PDF 233 KB)

Information for applicants with non-Austrian (school) certificates (PDF 145 KB)

Intensive German course

The FH Campus Wien offers an intensive German course (course level B2/ B2+) for students in preparation for the winter semester 2022/23.

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 11, 2022!
If there are any remaining places, they will be assigned after the specified registration deadline.

For questions please contact:

Paulin Vivi Hohmann, BA
T: +43 1 606 68 77-6144

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

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 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.