Department for foreign students

We are happy to offer advice to anyone who is already studying at an Austrian university or planning to do so.

We will help you with visa problems, admission to studies, acquiring German knowledge, questions regarding tuition fees and with other difficulties.

Legal counseling for foreign students: Telephone counseling and counseling by email during counseling hours at +43/1/310 88 80 -67 and

General advice for foreign students in German, English and other languages: Counseling by email. See the individual email addresses below. During the consulting hours you can also call +43/1/310 88 80-65 (exception: consulting in Russian takes place via email and additionally only via Skype).

The International Students Office is especially advocates the following:

We are available to answer your queries and concerns during our counselling hours. You can reach us via e-mail or telephone.

We offer advice in english, turkish and spanish at fix times, if you need assistance in one of the following languages, feel free to arrange an appointement and we will provide an interpreter.

The reports can be found here.

Department for foreign students
Taubstummengasse 7-9, 4th floor
1040 Vienna


Phone: +43/1/310 88 80 – 65
Hennessey Chiemezie
Peter Marhold
Legal advice for foreign students

Tel.: 01/3108880 - 67
Maria Kurylyshyn
Administrator Ukraine

Andela Maksimovic

Clerk / Counseling in Bosnian/Croatian/Serbian

Aysenem Narmammedova

Clerk / Consulting in Turkmen and Russian

Siyar Kayan

Clerk / Counseling in Kurdish and Turkish

Naziah Amin

Clerk / Consulting in Farsi