Enjoy four weeks of European Studies and cultural exchange and choose from a variety of courses in law, politics and economics at the University of Vienna Summer School.

Meet students from all over the world and experience campus life on a lake shore, against a breathtaking mountain backdrop.

Please note that this program is only available to students from the Business, Economics and Law Faculty. 

Fields of study

  • Business
  • Economics
  • Law

Credit equivalent 

8-10 ECTS = 2 UQ Units. Maximum of 4 UQ Units upon successful completion of the program (pending UQ faculty approval).

Please consult the 'Credit assessment' tab for more specific information about course credit. 

Eligibility and application

All applicants must meet the UQ short-term experience eligibility criteria and the Summer School entry requirements. UQ students do not require a letter of recommendation if they notify Professor Andreas Schloenhardt before lodging their application.

This program impacts on UQ semester 2, 2017 dates, UQ students must meet the additional special conditions for programs that impact on teaching dates.

Apply to UQ Abroad Apply to host

 

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

Any 16 ECTS (4 courses) of the law related courses listed below
European Private Law - The Civilian Tradition (4ECTS)
International Refugee Law and Policy (4ECTS)
European Union Law (4ECTS)
International Investment Law and Arbitration (4ECTS)
Law and Information Society in Europe (4ECTS)
The Institutional Framework of the EU(4ECTS)
European Monetary Union (4ECTS)
European Political Systems in Comparative Perspectives (4ECTS)

Bachelor of Laws (Honours) single or dual
Eligible for credit towards #4 Unspecified Level 5 LLB Elective (2 courses)

Austrian Arbitration Academy (Unit 1 & Unit 2) (8ECTS) plus any 8ECTS (2 courses) of the law related courses listed below
European Private Law - The Civilian Tradition (4ECTS)
International Refugee Law and Policy (4ECTS)
European Union Law (4ECTS)
International Investment Law and Arbitration (4ECTS)
Law and Information Society in Europe (4ECTS)
The Institutional Framework of the EU(4ECTS)
European Monetary Union (4ECTS)
European Political Systems in Comparative Perspectives (4ECTS)

Bachelor of Laws (Honours) single or dual 
Eligible for credit towards #4 Unspecified Level 5 LLB Elective (2 courses)

Austrian Arbitration Academy (Unit 1 & Unit 2) (8ECTS)

OR any 8ECTS (2 courses) of the law related courses listed below
European Private Law - The Civilian Tradition (4ECTS) 
International Refugee Law and Policy (4ECTS) 
European Union Law (4ECTS) 
International Investment Law and Arbitration (4ECTS) 
Law and Information Society in Europe (4ECTS)
The Institutional Framework of the EU(4ECTS)
European Monetary Union (4ECTS)
European Political Systems in Comparative Perspectives (4ECTS)

Bachelor of Laws (Honours) single or dual 
Eligible for credit towards #2 Unspecified Level 5 LLB Elective (1 course)

 

Cost

Tuition for courses range between $1,700AUD to $2,600AUD. Accommodation and additional fees may apply.

More information regarding program fees can be found on the host university website

Funding

The University of Vienna offers one scholarship for the tuition fee for one UQ student for applications received by 28 February 2017. For more information regarding this scholarship, please contact the BEL Faculty International Mobility Coordinator.

Applicants may also be eligible for UQ-specific funding.

Accommodation

Accommodation can be provided at an additional fee.

For more information regarding accommodation, please see the host university website

Key Dates

Application Deadlines

UQ Abroad: 30 April 2017
Host: 30 April 2017

Program Dates

Start: 15 July 2017
End: 12 August 2017

Fast Facts

Type: Study
Mode: Study abroad​
Location: Vienna, Austria
Credit: For-credit 
Cohort: Undergraduate BEL students