AK Wien Scholarships for Masters Students from Developing Countries, Austria 2018


With 175 degree programs, 40 university continuing education and training programs and about 94,000 students, the University of Vienna is the largest and most diverse educational institution in Austria.With sponsoring from AK Wien, a fund has been established for granting a limited number of scholarships to students.


  1. The student is a national and/or resides in a county included in the DAC list of ODA receiving countries

  2. A proven need for financial assistance in order be able to attend the program (e.g. no or insufficient income from paid work, lack of own savings and/or family support).

  3. Excellent academic record and proven work experience in a field related to sustainable development.

  4. Proven value-added of completing the Master Program for future career path.


Scholarships are extended either in the form of a 100% or a 50% tuition waiver. Eligibility for scholarships is open to both full-time and part-time students.


Students who want to apply for a scholarship are required to hand in the following documents listed below:

  • Letter of application

  • Curriculum Vitae (including the proof of English language proficiency)

  • Copy of your High School Diploma and your University Diploma

  • Copy of Passport