EURAXESS Service Centre

The University Office for Research Services and Career Development is the EURAXESS Service Centre at the University of Vienna. EURAXESS supports the mobility of researchers with a range of services, for example, the Europe-wide database for job offers, scholarships and grants.

For an overview of the services of EURAXESS Austria please click here.


Support at the University of Vienna:

  • The Human Resources Administration supports all employees for the entirety of their employment at the University of Vienna. On the Human Resources website you will find information relating to entry and residence in Austria.

  • Newly appointed professors will find information about the comprehensive range of services on the website of the Professors' Appointment Consulting Service

  • The Center for Doctoral Studies is in charge of  the Visiting PhD Program for doctoral candidates who come to Vienna for a research stay.

  • The Center for Doctoral Studies provides support and information especially for international PhD students.

  • The International Office provides information and support for Guest Scientists

Services in further EURAXESS Service Centres:


For questions concerning legal issues, entry, residence, work permits and funding opportunities – please contact the Austrian Agency for International Cooperation in Education and Research (OeAD). Contact person is Mag.a Maria Unger,

For questions concerning social security and taxation please get in touch with the Austrian Research Promotion Agency (FFG). Contact person is Dr. Ylva Huber,