Wirtschaftsuniversität Wien

Wirtschaftsuniversität Wien Ranking

country rank: 8
world rank: 922

University Overview

Wirtschaftsuniversität Wien (Vienna University of Economics and Business) was founded in 1975 and is a non-profit public higher-education institution situated in the city of Vienna (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants). Wirtschaftsuniversität Wien (WU) is a large (Topuniversitieslist enrollment range: 20,000-24,999 students) coeducational Austrian higher education institution that is officially recognized by the Bundesministerium für Bildung, Wissenschaft and Forschung, sterreich (Austrian Federal Ministry of Education, Science and Research). In a variety of fields of study, Wirtschaftsuniversität Wien (WU) offers courses and programs that lead to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), bachelor degrees, master degrees, and doctorate degrees. For further information, see the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This 45-year-old Austrian higher-education institution maintains a policy of selective admission. This institution of higher learning has an open admissions policy. Students from all around the world are invited to apply for admission. WU also offers a library, accommodation, sports facilities, financial assistance and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning possibilities, as well as administrative services to students.

Wirtschaftsuniversität Wien Ranking

University Identity

Name Wirtschaftsuniversität Wien
Acronym WU
Founded 1975 Origins date back to 1898 as Imperial Export Academy. That institution became University of World Trade in 1919 and renamed Wirtschaftsuniversität Wien (WU, Vienna University of Economics and Business) in 1975

University Location

Address Welthandelsplatz 1 Vienna 1020 Vienna Austria
Tel +43 (1) 31336 0
Fax +43 (1) 31336 720

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro) 0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro)
0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro) 0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type None, open admission policy
Admission Rate Not available
Admission Office Welthandelsplatz 1, Building LC Wien 1020 (1) 31336 6210

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 20,000-24,999
Academic Staff 1,500-1,999
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Yes
Academic Counseling Not reported
Career Services Not reported
Institutional Hospital Not reported


Memberships and Affiliations

European University Association (EUA)

Social Media

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