Admission – Psychology

Bachelor Programme Requirements

→ A university entrance qualification, such as an Austrian secondary school leaving certificate (Matura), an Austrian vocational certificate (Berufsreifeprüfung), or a foreign equivalent, such as a High School Diploma.
→ An information talk and admission interview will take place to see whether the requirements for the study course are met.
→ The interview is designed to familiarise applicants with the requirements of the degree programme, as well as to explore the applicant’s personality and assess his/her suitability for the programme and profession.
>>> Online application

Master Programme Requirements

→ Completion of the Bachelor Programme at SFU or completion of a related and equivalent Austrian or international university degree.
→ The advisory committee decides on whether candidates’ previously completed degrees are to be rated as equivalent and related.
→ An information talk and admission interview will take place to see whether the requirements for the study course are met.
→ The interview is designed to familiarise applicants with the requirements of the degree programme, as well as to explore the applicant’s personality and assess his/her suitability for the programme and profession.
>>> Online application

Bachelor and Master English Test Requirements

All applicants whose first language is not English must provide proof of their English proficiency level B2 (Bachelor) and C1 (Master) according to the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages through one of the following tests taken within the last two years.

Bachelor English Test Requirements:
TOEFL: min. 88 points
IELTS: band score minimum 6.0

Master English Test Requirements:
TOEFL: min. 88 points; “writing” min. 22 points
IELTS: band score minimum 6.5; no sub-score „writing“ below 6.5

Online Application

After filling-in your data on our online application platform, the Faculty of Psychology will contact you and inform you on the next steps, e.g. the admission interviews etc. We are looking forward to your application.

If you have questions regarding the application deadline, the admission process etc., contact us at psychology@sfu.ac.at

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