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Vienna

Austria

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

Vienna
,
Austria
Length: 
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: 
$7,650
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Vienna Summer - Psychology

Vienna
,
Austria
Length: 
Summer 2019
Language prerequisites: 
None
Estimated Cost: 
$6,920
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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
,
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

Jan 13 8:58am
Vienna

Studying Abroad from My Study Abroad

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Right before takeoff, I'm trying to explain to myself why, the heck, I am flying to Vienna.

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Jan 12 1:16am
Vienna

The Week Before Vienna

by Audrey

In this post, I discuss the week leading up to my trip to Vienna. I also share a haiku.

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Dec 25 9:03am
Vienna

"So... How was it?"

by Paige

Since coming home, I have heard the same question over and over:

How was studying abroad

On the plane ride home, I actually made bullet points to answer the impending question. This letter is for family, friends and anyone else who wants to know how my study abroad was. So here it is:

Dear Everyone,

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Dec 12 1:44pm
Vienna

12 Gifts for Students Studying Abroad

by IES Abroad

Our recent alumni shared their thoughts on the best gifts for students studying abroad, and we complied it into a helpful gift guide. Enjoy!.

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Dec 3 8:39am
Vienna

Ball is Life

by Paige

Back in High School, my orchestra put on this event called "Swinging in Vienna." It was a formal dance where the orchestra would play waltzes and the jazz band would play swing music. At this time, I had no idea why we named our dance after Vienna. It was not until looking into studying abroad here that I discovered that Vienna is known for having Balls!

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