Studying, research and teaching in Europe and around the world

How to prepare for studying abroad

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You want to gain experience abroad during your studies? Study a whole degree programme abroad? Pursue research abroad?Make sure to plan your stay abroad carefully. In this way you will create the basis for permanent personal benefit and future professional success. For many students and researchers international experience is the basis for a career – take advantage of this chance. Further information

Stays abroad of higher education staff

To support the internationalisation strategy of their higher education institution and to improve the quality of teaching lecturers at higher education institutions can get financial support for teaching assignments or further education at partner institutions abroad. Further education of staff members of International Offices and other administrative departments at higher education institutions can also be supported. Further information

International cooperation in higher education

A whole number of international cooperation possibilities exist for Austrian higher education institutions, the superordinate goal of which is to create innovative teaching and learning opportunities for students and to position their higher education institution internationally. These include partnerships within Europe, knowledge transfer and cooperation with higher education institutions from countries outside Europe as well as joint projects, e.g. with small and medium-sized enterprises or NGOs.