JOINT STUDY students

Welcome at the JOINT STUDY information site of the University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences Vienna - BOKU!

Joint Study is an exchange programme for master students who come from partner universities in the USA, Canada, Mexico, Peru, Australia or New Zealand. The students stay for one semester at BOKU.

How to apply
You have to apply at the office of the exchange coordinator at your home university. For further informations, click here.

Plan your Studies at BOKU
Welcome Days for students from abroad

Prior to your arrival: Academic Calendar, Programmes and programme structure at BOKU, Course Types, How to look for Courses, ECTS-System, Thesis and Project Work, Language Courses, Buddies, Studying with children, Facilities for special needs students

Upon arrival: Registration at BOKU, Getting around at BOKU, Print - Copy - Scan, Departments - Institutes, Library, Center for IT Services, Austrian student union, Tandem –language learning, Eating at BOKU, Facultas-Shop, Social life at BOKU

Plan your Life in Vienna
Prior to your arrival:
Entry & Residence Permits (Visa), Accommodation, Insurance, Vaccinations, Cost of living, Arrival in Vienna - when and where

Upon arrival: Registration in Vienna, Public Transport, Open a bank account, Mobile and Internet, Shopping, Sports, Cultural Activities in Vienna, Illness or personal problems, Foreign representations in Vienna

My Checklists
When do I have to do what? Checklist of Arrival, Checklist of Departure

Contact of the Joint Study Coordinator



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