Examination and Recognition Services.

The Office of Examinations and Recognition Services at the Johannes Kepler University Linz is responsible for all matters pertaining to credit transfer (courses/examinations) from the first examination to graduation. The credit transfer team provides academic advising in regards to any questions regarding the completion of academic degree programs and, among other things, credit transfer/recognition. We provide in-person services during our office hours.

IMPORTANT! Due to Covid-19 safety reasons please only come to our office in person for enquiries that can not be resolved online.


Please note: The Office of Examinations and Recognition Services will be closed on October 25, 2021.


Take advantage of the wide range of electronic services available to you.



Office of Examinations and Recognition Services


Johannes Kepler
University Linz
Altenberger Straße 66c
4040 Linz


Science Park 4
second floor
Rooms 217-226


+43 732 2468 2020



Contact Information for Students.

Study Area or Major Extension E-Mail Address
Teacher Education Studies Secondary Level (General Education)


pruefung-lehramt@jku.at anerkennung-lehramt@jku.at
Medicine 2020 pruefung-med@jku.at anerkennung-med@jku.at
Law 2020 pruefung-re@jku.at anerkennung-re@jku.at
Social Sciences and Humanities 2020 pruefung-sowi@jku.at anerkennung-sowi@jku.at
Business 2020 pruefung-wiwi@jku.at anerkennung-wiwi@jku.at
Engineering & Natural Sciences 2020 pruefung-tn@jku.at anerkennung-tn@jku.at

Office Hours by phone

You can reach us by phone as follows:

Monday 10.00 AM - 12.00 PM
Tuesday 1.00 - 3.00 PM
Wednesday 10.00 AM - 12.00 PM
Thursday 1.00 - 3.00 PM
Friday 8.00 – 9.00 AM and 11.00 AM – 12.00 PM


If you would you like to speak with someone in person about, for example:

  • Presenting original documents for credit transfer (documents without a digital signature)
  • Collecting final documents

we are available as follows.


Please keep proof of 3-G ready!

In lieu of the current Covid-19 pandemic, we ask those coming to our offices to wear an FFP2 (KN-95) face mask and maintain distance from others. Thank you for your cooperation!

On-Site Office Hours

Monday 1.00 - 3.00 PM
Tuesday 8.00 - 10.00 AM
Wednesday 2.00 - 4.00 PM
Thursday 10.00 AM - 12.00 PM
Friday 9.00 - 11.00 AM