Registering with University of Vienna

University Registration

Students must be registered with the University of Vienna in the Natural Sciences (Life Sc.), PhD Doctoral Programme, Molecular Biology (A-794 685 490). There are 2 semesters a year, and the registration deadline for the semester is a month before it starts. You are only officially allowed to gain credit points while you are a registered student. 

To register you must completed the online application  available Opens external link in new windowHERE and upload the necessary documents (see below).

Documents required:

  • Your bachelor and master certificates, with the required legalizations (Opens external link in new windowMore information here)
  • Your diploma supplement and transcript
    • If you do not have a diploma supplement you should upload a letter from your university stating when you studied, and that your degree is sufficient to begin a PhD in that country.
  • In case you have non-EU citizenship: Opens external link in new windowproof of special entrance qualification
  • A translation of all above mentioned documents certified translator (if the documents were issued in languages other than German or English)
  • A scan of your passport/personal ID (photo page)
  • Language requirements (upload an English certificate or a statement)
  • A motivation letter on the research project and the choice of the institute/department (optional: You can just write recruited via the VBC PhD Programme)
  • A passport photograph (after successful registration)

If you have any questions please contact Christopher Robinson or Ines Crisostomo.