Summer Intensive Courses for Foreign Languages

July | August | September

Learn a new language or improve your previous knowledge in summer . You have plenty to chose from: Additionally to our 3- and 5-weeks Intensive Courses (online and offline), we also offer Conversation Courses (online or offline) and Exam Preparation Courses.

We offer online placement tests free of charge for English, French, Italian, Russian and Spanish.

Our courses are open for everyone starting from the age of 16. Benefit from our many years of expertise and our experienced teachers who will support you on your language learning journey.

Summer Languages
offline – on-site
3 or 5 weeks

  • 04.07. – 04.08.2022  |  Registration until 28.06.2022
  • 04.07. – 21.07.2022  |  Registration until 28.06.2022
  • 08.08. – 25.08.2022  |  Registration: 16.05. – 28.07.2022
  • 05.09. – 22.09.2022  |  Registration: 16.05. – 23.08.2022

Duration: 5 weeks
Intensity: 2x/week, Monday and Wednesday or Tuesday and Thursday
Teaching units per day: 4 units
Teaching units per week: 8 units (total: 40 units per course)
Course times: evenings

Duration: 3 weeks, 39 units per course
Intensity: 4x/week, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Teaching units per day: 4 units (Mon), 3 units (rest of the week)
Course times: evenings

1 teaching unit = 45 minutes

Regular course fee: EUR 405 per course (à 39 or 40 units)

Teaching materials are not included in the course fee. They are available at the bookstore Facultas am Campus.

Discounts:

  • for Austrian pupils, students and employees of the University of Vienna as well as the Medical University: 25%
  • for recipients of federal aid for students (at the University of Vienna): 50%
  • for members of the Alumni Association of the University of Vienna: 10%

Further information on discounts

  • You will learn German in a group of 10–14 students and benefit from personal support by the instructor. 
  • Special safety rules apply at all locations of the Language Center and in our classrooms to ensure healthy environment and comfort. 
  • This course is planned as an offline course on our premises on/near campus. However, please note that in case the government enforces another covid-19-related shutdown, we will have to switch this course to an online course.

e-Summer Languages
Online from any location of your choice
3 or 5 weeks

  • 04.07. – 04.08.2022  |  Registration until 28.06.2022
  • 04.07. – 21.07.2022  |  Registration until 28.06.2022
  • 08.08. – 25.08.2022  |  Registration: 16.05. – 28.07.2022
  • 05.09. – 22.09.2022  |  Registration: 16.05. – 23.08.2022

Duration: 5 weeks
Intensity: 2x/week, Monday and Wednesday or Tuesday and Thursday
Teaching units per day: 4 units
Teaching units per week: 8 units (total: 40 units per course)
Course times: evenings

Duration: 3 weeks, 39 units per course
Intensity: 4x/week, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Teaching units per day: 4 units (Mon), 3 units (rest of the week)
Course times: evenings

1 teaching unit = 45 minutes

Regular course fee: EUR 405 per course (à 39 or 40 units)

Teaching materials are not included in the course fee. They are available at the bookstore Facultas am Campus.

Discounts:

  • for Austrian pupils, students and employees of the University of Vienna as well as the Medical University: 25%
  • for recipients of federal aid for students (at the University of Vienna): 50%
  • for members of the Alumni Association of the University of Vienna: 10%

Further information on discounts

  • To participate in our online courses you need a stable internet connection (10 MBit/s Download, 5 MBit/s Upload. If you are unsure of the internet speed at your specific location, please check your connection here: https://www.speedtest.net). 
  • As virtual classroom, we use the external provider Zoom.
  • You will need a device with a microphone, speakers/headphones, a webcam and an (external) keyboard so that you can also perform your written tasks in the best possible way. You will work with word documents and other word-processing programs.
  • You will learn German in a group of 10–14 students and benefit from personal support by the instructor. 
  • Please note that the indicated course time corresponds to the local time in Vienna / Austria (CET/UTC+1). Before registering, please check the time zone difference at your local time and register for the course schedule most convenient for your location. If you need assistance, click here
  • The e-courses correspond to our usual courses on campus in terms of quality, learning progress and personal interaction. Therefore, the tuition fees we charge are the same. 

Course phases

The intensive course covers 1 phase.

ECTS

For a positive transcript, you are awarded ECTS (European Credit Transfer System):

  • 2 ECTS for the A1-A2 levels
  • 3 ECTS for levels B1 and higher

The decision regarding recognition (or non-recognition) of ECTS points (credits) lies with your university’s or institutes’ Study Program Administration [Studienprogrammleitung].