Important facts for international degree seeking students

The master´s degree programme International Management and Leadership is held completely in English. In this degree programme German language skills are not mandatory.

For all other degree programmes it is important to know, that German is the main language of instruction at Vorarlberg University of Applied Sciences (FH Vorarlberg). Only some courses are held in English.

Therefore applicants for a regular degree programme are required to prove that they have at least B2-level language proficiency (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages) in German and English.

International documents

Regulations for applicants with international certificates/documents

Proof of higher education at an institution in another country need to be legalised. Guidelines for legalisation and translation can be found under International.

 

 

For third-party states (outside of the EU and the EEA), the following applies:

If you have submitted documents to Vorarlberg University of Applied Sciences (FH Vorarlberg) and there is any doubt about the authenticity of these or the documents are not sufficient for a decision to be made about whether the entrance requirements are met, FH Vorarlberg reserves the right to charge a deposit of EUR 250.00.

This deposit will be refunded if checks prove the authenticity and accuracy of the documents and you are accepted for study, you accept the offered place, enroll in our program and start your study at our university.

It may also be necessary for you to send the original documents (or certified copies of these) to FH Vorarlberg before you will be included in the admission procedure. It is therefore in your interests to apply early.

Important for applicants from third-party states (outside of the EU and the EEA): the final application date is March 1st! The duration for applying and obtaining a visa and/or residence permit my vary by country of origin. We recommend that you inform yourself as soon as possible.