Higher education for refugees

Drei Personen mit Österreichschildern in verschiedenen Sprachen aus Karton © OeAD/Gianmaria Gava

With oead4refugees the OeAD provides an overview for refugees who are living in Austria and want to study here or have their degree recognised in Austria.

With this we want to support people who are in the middle of an asylum procedure or have already completed it to identify educational chances and take advantage of them.

The OeAD hosted an information event for refugees (and those who work with refugees) in Vienna on May 22, 2018. You can find more information here.

We provide information about higher education to:

Refugees can find general information about higher education in Austria, financial support options and housing for students.

The latest information about courses and relevant news can be found on our Facebook page. Contacts and information points can be found in our link collection.