University of Natural Resources and Life Science (BOKU)

Wien, Österreich
Empfohlene Studiengänge: WMM

About the University

Studying at BOKU involves both a sound academic and practice-oriented education. All study programmes share a strong interdisciplinary character, with special emphasis placed on natural resource management, the design of living environments, and applied life sciences. With combinations of natural sciences, engineering, environmental sciences, social sciences and economics. It ensures a typical transdisciplinary approach in teaching and research, a key element in tackling the expected future challenges for sustainable development. BOKU is also known for it’s nurturing, personable atmosphere, that students acquire a deep knowledge of their field of study and prepare for their future career. As a public university, BOKU currently offers various Bachelor, Master and Doctoral programmes; more than a third of the Master programmes are offered in collaboration with international partner universities. BOKU‘s internationalisation strategy is also reflected in its study programmes, numerous exchange programmes, its courses held in foreign languages, its high number of international scientists, and its many language courses. BOKU has a long tradition in hosting and supporting international students. Thus, we hope to provide you with the best international experience possible.

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Important  Information for Studying at this Partner University

Language(s) of Instruction: English, German

Semester Dates: Winter Semester: 1st October to 25th of Feburary  / Summer Semester: 26th of Feburary to 30th of June/September

Course Offerings:

Costs: There are no additional tuition costs for studying at Heilbronn University.  Additional costs that must be considered are accommodations, meals, and cost of living.

Student Life

Student Housing: You should be prepared to spend between € 300,- and € 670,- per month for accommodation in Vienna. Information on various possibilities ranging from student residences, shared flats or appartments can be found here:

Student Support: More information about the various programme offerings can be found here:

Students with Disabilities: The University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences, Vienna, seeks to promote equal opportunities and access, inclusion and fairness. For students with disabilities and/or physical or mental health issues, BOKU provides a service and counselling department; the Coordination office for Equal Opportunities, Diversity and Disability.

Environmental Impact of Studying Abroad at this University

Flache Hand schützt Erde vor Verschmutzung

641 kg

Estimated CO₂ emissions for round-trip plane travel from Frankfurt Airport

Rapsfeld Baum blauer Himmel Wald im Hintergrund


Number of trees that must be planted to cancel out this CO₂ emission

Heilbronn University is committed to the continuous improvement of environmental performance as a component of sustainable development. For the university, protecting the environment means avoiding risks to people and the environment, continuously reducing resource and energy consumption and minimizing emissions and waste, so that the university makes its contribution to sustainable development.

Learn more about how you can lessen the environmental affects of studying abroad here.

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