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Temporary Fee Exemption

Temporary exemption from tuition fees is available for the duration of the normal period of study for a Diploma degree, Bachelor's, Master's or Ph.D. program plus two semesters (tuition free period). In regards to Diploma degree programs, temporary exemption of tuition fees for the duration of the normal period of study is valid for up to two semesters per parts of study! If you do not use the "tolerance" semester during the first part of studies, you have three "tolerance " semesters for the second part of studies.

Temporary exemption from tuition fees is available to the following students:

1. Austrian citizens
2. EU citizens
3. EEA citizens (Norway, Iceland, Liechtenstein)
4. Citizens of the Swiss Confederation
5. Persons with Official Refugee Status:

  • Convention refugees
  • Those who have authorized subsidiary protection in accordance with § 52 AsylG 2005

6. Third-country nationals who hold one of the following residence permits:

  • "Daueraufenthalt - EG" or "Daueraufenthalt - EU" issued by the responsible Austrian authority
  • "Daueraufenthalt - EG" or "Daueraufenthalt - EU" issued by the responsible authority of another member country and permit residence permission for Austria
  • "Daueraufenthaltskarte" issued by the responsible Austrian authority.

7. Turkish nationals under the EEC-Turkey Association Agreement providing

  • the student's parents live and work legally in Austria
  • the students parent(s) are/were legally employed in Austria

8. Students who hold one of the following residence permits/titles:

  • Red-White-Red Card Plus
  • Residence permit as a family member
  • Residence card

NOTE! The mentioned residence permit (Pts. 5-8) must be presented at the Admissions Office within the admissions period in person or sent per e-mail to: studienbeitrag(/\t)jku.at !

Students must still pay the Austrian Student Union fee even during the tuition exempt period. Students who exceed the tuition exempt period will be subject to paying the tuition fees and the Austrian Student Union fee.