Admission criteria

At each university the following criteria have to be fulfilled by the students:

Students require a Bachelor of Science (BSc) or an equivalent degree in Agriculture or a related discipline (e.g. Biology,  Nutrition Sciences, Environmental Sciences) following at least three years of university studies.

Students to be admitted at the University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences, Vienna have to prove definite content-related requirements. Please carefully examine the detailed information here.

Over and above these general entry requirements, selection will be based upon grades, educational background and relevant professional experience. Additional professional qualifications can also be considered. The degree must be obtained at an acknowledged institution.

Admission criteria also comprise English language skills.
Required minimum TOEFL Scores (or equivalent tests) are:

  • 577 Points in the paper-based test or
  • 233 Points in the computer-based test or
  • 90 Points in the internet-based test

Equivalent tests with required scores are listed here. An official proof of language skills is not requested from applicants whose native language is English or who have already completed a study programme in English.