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Study abroad in Austria to experience the crossroads of Western and Eastern Europe and have an experience that will undoubtedly impact the rest of your life.

Visitors flock to Austria to explore the country's breathtaking landscape, enjoy the vibrant music and art scenes, and indulge in the delicious cuisine. But you’re more than a visitor, you’re studying abroad here.

Take it to the next level with our Austria study abroad programs. Spend a semester, summer, or year delving into topics like music performance, psychology, entrepreneurship, and more—all topics whose famous minds call Austria their home; think Mozart, Freud, and Porsche.

We started our adventure in 1950 with our first study abroad program in Austria. After 65+ years of expertise, now it’s your turn.

Start your adventure abroad today! Apply now.

Vienna

Vienna is Austria’s largest city and full of international influence and cultural heritage.

Our Programs

Vienna - European Society & Culture

Vienna
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Austria
Length: 
Spring 2018, Fall 2018, Spring 2019
Language prerequisites: 
None
Estimated Cost: 
$19,755
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Vienna - Music

Vienna
,
Austria
Length: 
Spring 2018, Fall 2018, Spring 2019
Language prerequisites: 
None
Estimated Cost: 
$21,625
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Vienna Summer - Music History & Performance

Vienna
,
Austria
Length: 
Summer 2018
Language prerequisites: 
None
Estimated Cost: 
$7,400
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Vienna Summer - Psychology

Vienna
,
Austria
Length: 
Summer 2018
Language prerequisites: 
None
Estimated Cost: 
$6,685
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Top places to see in Vienna
  • Schönbrunn Palace

    An entire day can be devoted to exploring the Schönbrunn Palace, the summer residence for the imperial family. The Palace is popular among tourists due to its lush gardens, impressive zoo, and 1,441 beautiful palace rooms.

  • Hofburg Imperial Palace

    The magnificent Hofburg Palace was home to some of the most  powerful Austrian rulers, including Marie Antoinette. Hofburg is truly spectacular with its national library, treasury, theater, museums, chapels, horse stables, and more.

  • State Opera House

    More composers have studied in Vienna than any other city in the world; for that, Vienna truly deserves the title as the "music capital of the world." The State Opera House is among one of the most beautiful and ornate opera houses. More than 60 operas and ballets perform there.

  • Rathaus

    The Rathaus, or City Hall, was designed by Friedrich von Schmidt in the Gothic style and built between 1872 and 1883. It serves as the seat of both the mayor and city council of the city of Vienna.

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by IES Abroad

Study abroad is “me time” to the max – from choosing your study abroad program, to crossing activities and travel destinations off your bucket list. You get to set the course for how your study abroad narrative will pan out. However, studying abroad allows you to redefine your concept of "me time" as you engage with the global community.

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by IES Abroad

Read on to learn more about Alli’s tips for how she studied abroad as a music major, how to make a study abroad location feel like home, and why she enjoys being an IES Abroad Ambassador.  

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Answers to Your Biggest Questions About Studying Abroad in Vienna

by IES Abroad

Get ready for your Austrian adventure with advice from recent IES Abroad Vienna students and staff.

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May 3 1:52pm
Vienna

Heimat

by Naomi
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