Before travelling to Austria, please bear in mind the legal regulations pertaining to foreign nationals regarding visas and residence permits (student). After arriving in Austria you have to fulfill the regulations and register yourself at your place of residence within 3 days after your arrival in Austria.

Students are responsible for managing visa and residence permit arrangements for both entry to and the duration of their stay in Austria. There are different entry regulations depending on your nationality and different types of visa/residence permits depending on the duration of stay. The Database Entry and Residence for Students and Researchers will help you to find the right visa or residence title for you. Please start your query and select the button that applies to you. To find out where to apply for a visa in your home country go to:

Information for OeAD scholarship holders

Student visa options: