Minimum age for candidates is 17 years of age. It is not necessary to have passed the Austrian higher secondary school leaving examination. Good command of the German language is required.
The admission examination consists of two parts:
Presentation of a portfolio containing 30 to 40 work examples.
An examination comprising theoretical and practical tasks.
Our open day on 23th October 2019 at University of Applied Arts Vienna provides a good opportunity for prospective applicants to visit our course and get to know the university at the same time.
We offer individual appointments from mid-April to the end of January when you are welcome to present and discuss your work samples. Please arrange an appointment at our administration office.
Admission Exam for the Academic Year 2020 / 2021
Registration: Monday, 24 February 2020 and on Tuesday, 25 February 2020
9 am – 12 am Ferstel-Trakt, Second Floor
Exam: 26 – 28 February 2020
Application, submission of portfolio, admission examination:
University of Applied Arts Vienna
Second floor, old building,
Oskar Kokoschka-Platz 2
On passing the exam, applicants are admitted to the study programme in October of the following winter semester.
For further information and a selection of exemplary tasks to get prepared for our examination, please download the following files. If you have any other queries concerning your application, portfolio or examination procedures, please refer to our list of FAQs.