26 February 2017
27 Feb – 3 March 2017
End of March 2017
26 March 2017
3-7 April 2017
End of April 2017
30 April 2017
2-5 May 2017
End of May 2017
From 1 May 2017
*acceptance upon qualification and availability
The number of places in the programme is limited to 30 students. Admission to the programme is based on availability, timely application (meeting the deadline), motivation and qualifications of the applicant and is also subject to the general admission requirements of the University of Vienna.
**If you complete your degree after the application deadline you can still apply for the programme start in September 2017. However, please send us your most current transcripts and a confirmation of your university stating your expected graduation date.
Applicants have to complete the application form and have to attach copies of all documents listed below. If scanned and e-mailed, we accept only complete applications with all documents in one single pdf document in the following order:
Please send your application to
Vienna Master of Arts in Human Rights
University of Vienna
1090 Vienna, Austria
Those whose native language is not English or who did not complete an academic degree where English language was the medium of instruction have to provide one of the following English language tests:
All applicants need to submit an excerpt of a few pages of an English paper they wrote. It can be an essay, scientific paper, publication, etc. of any topic and should be at least two A4 pages long (max. 10 pages). Applicants may use material they have written during their studies.