The University of Vienna January Law Short Term Program was created in cooperation with the University's Law department and offers a wide range of English-taught courses in International Law. 

Field of Study

  • Law

For more detailed information about these courses go to the host university website.

Credit Equivalent 

7 ECTS = 2 UQ Units. Maximum of 2 UQ Units if 7 ECTS are successfully completed (pending UQ faculty approval).

Eligibility and Application

All applicants must meet the UQ short-term experience eligibility criteria. This program is limited to 5 participants. Applicants must apply to UQ Abroad by 10 September 2017 and should upload the following documents to their online application:

  • BEL Faculty Progression Check
  • Personal statement detailing how participating in the Vienna Law program will enhance their academic and career goals. 

Selected students will be nominated to the University of Vienna by UQ Abroad and required to submit an online registration to the University directly. 

Apply to UQ Abroad


The tuition fee is paid directly to UQ. The BEL Faculty will cover the cost of the Austrian Students' Union Fee. Students are responsible for costs associated with accommodation, travel and living expenses. More information regarding fees can be found on the host university website

Applicants may also be eligible for UQ-specific funding.


Accommodation can be arranged at an additional cost. More information regarding accommodation can be found on the host university website. 

BEL Faculty Credit Assessment

Credit must be confirmed with BEL Faculty to check suitability for your program requirements. You should consult with International Mobility Coordinator prior to submitting an application. The credit precedents information on this site is provided as a guide only. Please see Credit Precedents Disclaimer for further details.

University of Vienna Course BEL Credit Assessment

International Criminal Law

Eligible for credit towards #2 Unspecified Level 5 LLB elective as approved by BEL Faculty

Key Dates

Application Deadlines

UQ Abroad:  Summer 2017/18 applications for this program have now closed
Host: TBC

Program Dates

Start: 05 January 2018
End: 26 January 2018

Fast Facts

Type: Study
Mode: Exchange
Location: Vienna, Austria
Credit: For-credit only
Cohort: Undergraduate