Cost of Living

For three-year Bachelor students

Cost (€) prior to studies Year 1 Year 2 Year 3
Tuition fee €6,166 €6,166 €12,333 €12,333
Accommodation Bond (returned at end of year) €500 €3,600 €3,600 €3,600
Living expenses   €3,600 €3,600 €3,600
Health insurance temporary 1 month travel insurance €60 €650 €650 €650
Residence permit   €120 €120 €120
Student transport ticket   €225 €150 €150
Books and Study material   €350 €350 €350
Total: €6,726 €14,711 €20,803 €20,803

These costs are based on the assumption that students stay in Vienna for the entire six semesters and do their internship in Vienna. Additional fees apply for retaking courses and for failing to comply with administrative regulations.

For four-year Bachelor students

Cost (€) prior to studies Year 1 Year 2 Year 3
Year 4
Tuition fee €6,500 €6,500 €13,000 €13,000 €13,000
Accommodation Bond (returned at end of year) €450 €3,600 €3,600 €3,600 €3,600
Living expenses   €3,600 €3,600 €3,600 €3,600
Health insurance temporary 1 month travel insurance €60 €650 €650 €650 €650
Residence permit   €120 €120 €120 €120
Student transport ticket   €225 €150 €150 €150
Books and Study material   €350 €350 €350 €350
Total: €7,010 €15,045 €21,470 €21,470€21,470

These costs are based on the assumption that students stay in Vienna for the entire eight semesters and do their internship in Vienna. Additional fees apply for retaking courses and for failing to comply with administrative regulations.

For MSc students studying on a full-time basis

Cost (€) prior to studies Year 1 Year 2
Tuition fee €6,000 €6,000  €12,000
Accommodation Bond (returned at end of accommodation contract) €450 €3,600 €3,600
Living Expenses   €3,600 €3,600
Health insurance temporary 1 month health insurance €60 €650 €650
Residence permit   €120 €120
Student transport card*   €225 €150
Books and Study material   €350 €350
Total:  €6,510 €14,540 €20,470

These costs are based on the assumption that students are in Vienna for the entire two years, live in university arranged accommodation and use student health insurance as offered by the Viennese state health service. Traveling costs to and from your home country are not included.

*The reduced rate student transport card for Vienna is only valid for students up to the age of 26.

For detailed information on student dorms, location, prices, and how to book a room please visit our Housing page.