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University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences, Vienna (BOKU)

The University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences, Vienna was founded in 1872 and is the only University in Austria with the main themes Securing nutrition and health, Management of Natural Recourses and development of the living space, in Austria.

With our very unique internationalization strategy we set cooperation agreements with over 250 Universities worldwide and were able to raise the number of international students from all over the world to 22% of 12.500 Students at BOKU.

We are proud to get the opportunity to exchange best practices in international project management, master programmes, summer schools and student and staff exchanges as a technical partner in the COTRA Network.

Information/Services required by Incoming/Outgoing Students
No. Service
1 Academic calendar
2 Description of course types/how to look for courses
3 Information about the credit transfer system and recognition at the home university
4 Registration at the University
5 Administrative/academic contact person at the university
6 Social life/orientation programme (buddy network)
7 Facilities for students with special needs (handicapped persons, students with family)
8 language courses: English
9 Social media networks
10 Accommodation
11 Information how to open a student bank account
12 Entry and residence permits (VISA)
13 Vaccinations required
14 Insurance
15 Cost of living (information about average price examples, currency)

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