General Information Doctoral Studies
The Zentrum Fokus Forschung accompanies the doctoral studies of the University of Applied Arts Vienna – both in scientific research (natural sciences, philosophy, technical sciences) and in artistic research (PhD in Art).
Each doctoral program lasts at least 6 semesters and focuses on independent research on the topic of the dissertation. The doctoral students are supervised by a scientist or artist working at the University of Applied Arts Vienna.
Further information on the scientific and artistic doctoral programs can be found in the corresponding subcategories.
Students with citizenship of an EU/EEA country or Switzerland pay EUR 20.20 ÖH contribution per semester, provided that the study period according to the curriculum plus two tolerance semesters is adhered to.
Students without EU/EEA citizenship generally pay EUR 746.92 per semester (double tuition fee including the ÖH fee). Students with citizenship of a country listed in appendix 3 of the StubeiV are automatically excluded from this – they pay EUR 20,20ÖH (EUR 19,50 student contribution + EUR 0,70 special contribution for insurance) per semester.
Financing options for doctorates
The University of Applied Arts Vienna provides all doctoral students with infrastructure and advice. However, the financing of the research project must be provided by the doctoral students.
To find possible scholarships, please contact: www.grants.at