Overview of financial support options in Austria

Country: Austria

Overview

Higher Education in Austria

With no fees, Austria is a good university choice
The Austrian University system has undergone several decades of reform that has made it one of the most open and equal systems in Europe. Students leaving secondary schools are free to enter any program or course they wish – although there have been some restrictions recently imposed on a few high-demand programs.

Financing your Studies in Austria

Studying without financial problems
Studying in Austria is not just attractive because of its reformed and open education system, but also because fees are low. So, many students attend courses out of personal interest rather than just to obtain a degree. Indeed, students who do complete a degree in a timely fashion pay no fees, so for many students university tuition is in fact free.

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Funding for your studies in Austria

InstitutionNameFunding
EMANUEL und SOFIE FOHN-STIPENDIENSTIFTUNG Emanuel-und-Sofie-Fohn Scholarship Foundation (promoting the Fine Arts, Art History and General Artistic Studies)3000€ / 12 months
University of Music and Performing Arts in Vienna (Vienna/Austria) Research scholarshipns / 12 months
University of Applied Arts in Vienna (Vienna/Austria) Support scholarship300€ / 12 months
Springer-Verlag, Vienna Award of the "Juristischen Blätter" (A Legal Journal)2500€ / once
Austrian Study Grant Authority Federal Aid for Students - Study Grant746€ / 90 months
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Funding for studying a year / a semester abroad

InstitutionNameFunding
University of Salzburg Marie Andeßner Scholarship for Dissertations at the University of Salzburg2000€ / 12 months
The Austrian Geographical Society Leopold-Scheidl-Preis der ÖGG700€ / once
University of Innsbruck (Innsbruck/Austria) Merit scholarshipns / ns
Sandvik Thesis awardns / once
Viktor Frankl-Fonds der Stadt Wien Viktor Frankl-Fonds der Stadt Wien zur Förderung einer sinnorientierten humanistischen Psychotherapiens / ns
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Find your internship

CompanyPositionCity
Google Business Intern 2017London
Nike BUSINESS PLANNING INTERN NikeLondon
ASOS Global Trading Summer Internship 2017 (8 weeks) | London | ASOS CareersLondon
University College London Research internLondon
Pernod Ricard Strategy and Development InternEngland
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Financing Tips

The 10 Biggest Misconceptions about Scholarships

Change your view on scholarships
Only one in eight secondary school graduates with good grades apply for scholarships. This is because many have misconceptions about getting funding. Here are some of the common misconceptions.

Applying for Funding

The Group Discussion

Don't get nervous in group discussions
The application process for some applications includes a group discussion. The group discussion is a standard task that is aimed at assessing the behavior of applicants in group situations. Interviewers are able to directly compare candidates. In this article you will find tips on how to successfully take part in a group discussion so that you make a good impression and avoid the traps.