PhD Programme (in English)

The PhD Programme of the University of Veterinary Medicine, Vienna is a postgraduate programme aimed to train young scientists in veterinary medicine, life sciences and related disciplines.

The duration of the programme is three years; in addition to training research expertise in natural sciences (through a large-scale research project), the aim of the programme is also to impart generic skills that will facilitate an easy transition for graduates into professional practice.

The University of Veterinary Medicine, Vienna will confer the title "Doctor of Philosophy" to graduates of the programme, which is an internationally recognised academic degree and thus the basis for an academic career.

Detailed information

This programme is especially tailored for foreign students and English is a requirement for participation in PhD projects; therefore, further information is only available in English.

Further information on PhD programme 1 


Office for Postgraduate Studies

Link to the Office for Postgraduate Studies 2