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University of Graz (KFUG) — public non-profit university. It is located in Graz, Austria. The higher education institution was founded in the 16th century and is one of the oldest institutions in the country. KFUG is a member of European University Association (EUA), OECD-IMHE, Coimbra Group, Utrecht Network, Universities Austria (uniko), European Universities Continuing Education Network (EUCEN), International Assiocation of Universities (IAU).
KFUG is developing different scientific directions and invites students to join the research.
The academic calendar at KFUG is divided into two semesters. For convenience, tuition fees are calculated per year. Locals and EU residents can study in Austria for free. For foreigners, tuition fees start from 1,541 USD per year. The educational institution helps with tuition fees through financial support programs. They are available to local and international students. On the official website of the university, you can find all the up-to-date information on tuition fees and available scholarships.
It is necessary to pay attention to other costs: accommodation, transportation, study materials, food, and personal expenses.
Bachelor degree at KFUG
Undergraduate studies at KFUG are eligible if you pass the entrance exams.
The city campus of KFUG provides students with countless opportunities for work and recreation — from sitting in a coffee shop with a laptop to internships at large companies. Graz has a well developed entertainment infrastructure, but the rhythm of the big city can be distracting for some students. The university has a library, in the collection of which you will find not only textbooks and scientific works, but also works of the classics, modern literature and much more. Student life at KFUG is filled with intercultural activities, as not only local students study here, but also students from abroad. The exchange of knowledge and experience, networking and new acquaintances — all this is an integral part of studenthood.
What to do after graduation
If you want to stay in Austria after graduation, you can apply for a job seeker visa that will allow you to live and work in the country for another 2 years. Look for more immigration options in our article.