Admission to the Master's programme

The first step after the » online pre-registration leads a Master student*in to the » Admissions Office. There the registration for the chosen study programme takes place, provided that the » requirements are met.
As confirmation, the student card and the study sheet for the Master's programme are issued.

Continuation of your studies

After admission in the first semester, a few administrative steps must be taken regularly at the beginning of the semester in order to continue your studies. All information on this and related topics is described on the pages » Study Services and Teaching, to which we refer in the individual points.

Notification of continuation

The continuation of studies is not automatic at Austrian universities. Students must report their intention to continue their studies to their university within the » admission deadlines of each semester. Please refer to the pages » Student Services and Teaching for information on how to register your intention to continue your studies and what you need to bear in mind.

Admission to further studies

Students who are already registered at the University of Vienna can be admitted to a further course of study or change their current course of study.

For this purpose, the general » admission deadlines apply. Information on the procedure and requirements for » admission to further studies can also be found on the pages of the Department of Student Services and Teaching.


Students who have already been admitted to another university can attend courses or take exams at the University of Vienna by registering as co-students.

Co-registration is possible within the general admission deadlines.

An electronic pre-registration is required for the first-time co-registration. Further information can be found on the » Website of the Student Services. As a rule, you must re-register for the continuation of co-registration for each semester.

 Recognition in case of change of study

You want to change from another university to the University of Vienna and continue your studies of computer science? Or you are already at the University of Vienna and would like to change to a computer science degree programme?

Under these circumstances the question of recognition of already completed exams usually arises. Please contact the » Programme Management to find out which of your courses can be recognised for a computer science degree.

» Recognition of Courses