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Vienna

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We’d like to let you in on a little secret: Vienna is extraordinary, so pack your bags and study abroad in Vienna before more students realize what a hidden gem it is.

Hear the sounds of this truly musical city as musicians perform on pedestrian shopping streets, explore the many museums and historical sites, check out all of the booths at Naschmarkt, and visit the stunning St. Stephen’s Cathedral when you study abroad in Vienna.

Come see for yourself why the music, culture, and history of this world-class city elicit nothing but adoration from those who go there. Make the best of your own Vienna study abroad experience on one of our programs that range from music history to psychology in this European center of scholarship.

Programs

Vienna - European Society & Culture

Vienna
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Austria
Length: 
Fall 2018, Spring 2019, Fall 2019
Language prerequisites: 
None
Estimated Cost: 
$20,100
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Vienna - Music

Vienna
,
Austria
Length: 
Fall 2018, Spring 2019, Fall 2019
Language prerequisites: 
None
Estimated Cost: 
$22,260
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Vienna Summer - Music History & Performance

Vienna
,
Austria
Length: 
Summer 2019
Language prerequisites: 
None
Estimated Cost: 
$7,400
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Vienna Summer - Psychology

Vienna
,
Austria
Length: 
Summer 2019
Language prerequisites: 
None
Estimated Cost: 
$6,685
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Vienna Summer – Internship

Vienna
,
Austria
Length: 
Summer 2019
Language prerequisites: 
None
Estimated Cost: 
$5,350
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Vienna – Business, Economics & International Relations

Vienna
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Austria
Length: 
Fall 2019
Language prerequisites: 
None
Estimated Cost: 
Price TBD
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Vienna – Psychology & Social Sciences

Vienna
,
Austria
Length: 
Fall 2019
Language prerequisites: 
None
Estimated Cost: 
Price TBD
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Vienna's Top Five

Experience an Opera at the Wiener Staatsoper

Students have the incredible opportunity to see world-class opera performances for only a few euros.

Relax Along the Danube Canal

Enjoy the late afternoon sun while you take in the tranquility of this waterway.

Visit a Museum or Two on a Rainy Day

Whether you’re into classic or modern art, history, science, architecture, or nearly anything else, at least one of the 100+ museums of Vienna will interest you.

Ride the Praterturm at Prater Park

The “Prater Tower” is the highest swing ride in the world, providing both thrills and spectacular views of the city!

Sip Wine at an Authentic Heuriger

These Viennese wine taverns serve locally-produced wines and snacks to thirsty and hungry patrons who sit at long picnic tables.

Take a Virtual Tour

Fountain and Plaza in Vienna

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The Latest from Vienna

Oct 8 7:49am
Vienna

Embracing the Austrian Culture and History

by Paige

The more time I spend in Vienna, the more I start to feel at home. The Austrian culture is starting to feel normal to me and not as foriegn as it once was. This weekend IES Abroad took some students on a field trip to Steiermark, which is one of the regions of Austria. Some advice I have for future students, travel often and when IES Abroad offers their field trips, jump on board!

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Sep 18 10:23am
Vienna

Sliding Through History

by Paige

Over the past week, I had the oportunity to go on the World Heritage Tour. This field trip is put on by IES Abroad during the first week break. In this week we visted Hallstadt, Salzburg, Český Krumlov and Prague. There is so much to talk about and so many photos to share. However, in this post I will talk about my favorite part of the trip: visting the Salt Mine in Hallstadt. 

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Sep 2 12:49pm
Vienna

A little rain never hurt anybody...

by Paige

A weekend getaway to Innsbruck, Tirol.

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Aug 27 2:14pm
Vienna

The #1 Free Thing to Do in Your Study Abroad Host City Is…

by IES Abroad

We asked IES Abroad Ambassadors, recent alumni who volunteer to share their study abroad expertise, about the best free things to do in their study abroad host city. So, what was the number one free thing most all of our Ambassadors suggested?  

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Aug 23 2:10pm
Vienna

Over the River and Through the Woods, to not Vienna...

by Paige

A short look into IES Vienna orientation.

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