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Business Exchange at WU
Vienna, Austria (Exchange Program) (Outgoing Program)
Program Terms: Academic Year,
Fall,
Spring
Courses Offered: Click here to view
Restrictions: UCF applicants only
Budget Sheets Fall,
Spring
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Spring 2018 05/15/2017 ** Rolling Admission 02/05/2018 07/06/2018
NOTE: Estimated dates

** Indicates rolling admission application process. Applicants will be notified via email upon acceptance into this program.
Fact Sheet:
Areas of Study: Business
Language of Instruction:
English
Minimum GPA: 3.0 Visa Required: Yes
Minimum Number of Credit Hours: 12 Program Type: Reciprocal Student Exchange
Program Description:
Viena

Program Description:

UCF College of Business Administration students have the opportunity to participate in an exchange program with Wirtschaftsuniversität Wien (Vienna University of Economics and Business) in Austria. The exchange program allows students to receive credit for UCF Economic, Finance, General Business, & Management courses and/or electives in a non-USA setting, at a University where academic standards are high and courses are designed to achieve career results. Boasting approximately 23,000 students, Vienna University of Economics and Business is the largest business and economics university in Europe. Further, the University possesses a number of prestigious accreditations, including AACSB, EQUIS and AMBA.

Located in the beautiful city of Vienna, the capital and largest city of Austria, the University stands in the metropolitan and cultural center of the Republic of Austria. With summer temperatures peaking at 30°C (86°F) and winter averages hovering around 0°C (32°F), Vienna hosts moderately warm summers and cool winters. Situated in the North Eastern region of Austria, Vienna is home to a population of over 1.9 million. Founded as early as 500 BC, the city has a depth of cultural history which can be seen in the beautiful range of architectural styles throughout the city and sheer variety of cultural influences.

Minimum Requirements:
  • UCF GPA: 3.0 
  • Must be a pre-business or business major
  • Business Common Program Prerequisites complete
  • Must be in good standing (academic, conduct and financial) with UCF
  • Have attended UCF for at least two full semesters prior to the beginning of the semester abroad
  • Must be registered full-time while participating in the exchange
  • Must have at least one semester left to graduate, upon returning from your semester abroad
For general COBA study abroad inquiries, refer to this website: http://business.ucf.edu/study-abroad/
 
Program Contact:

To discuss coursework, schedule an appointment with Holly Bouma, Associate Director of International Programs, COBA, holly.bouma@ucf.edu.

Application Process:

You can apply online for this program.  

Book an appointment to discuss appropriate coursework. 

All applications will be reviewed and selected applicants will be notified of how to follow up. Assessment of the applications will be based on the academic qualifications of the applicant and how well the program fits with the courses that the applicant has taken. UCF does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, marital status, sexual orientation and/or veteran status.

Additional Information:

University of Vienna Website
WU Exchange Student Guide
Living in Vienna
To apply for a passport, click here
Country Information
Currency Converter
Visa Information
A Student Guide to Study Abroad - complete a short questionnaire for your free guide.

Student Blog:

http://alliesaustrianadventures.tumblr.com/ (Fall 2013 Salzburg College, Austria)