At BOKU, the academic calendar is divided into two semesters. However, tuition fees are calculated per year. Locals and EU residents can study in Austria for free. For foreigners, tuition fees start from 405 USD per year. The exact cost of programs and information on the availability of scholarships can be found on the website of the university.
It is necessary to pay attention to other costs: accommodation, transportation, study materials, food, and personal expenses.
In order to enroll at BOKU for a master's program, you will have to confirm knowledge of the English language. You can do this by passing the exam — IELTS or TOEFL. The minimum TOEFL score for admission is 90. IELTS — 6 or higher.
The campus of BOKU is suburban. Students live in a close-knit community and enjoy the benefits of the natural environment around them. However, they also have access to urban entertainment such as shopping malls, restaurants and cinemas.
There is a library on the grounds of the university. There are collected scientific works of graduates and teachers of the university, as well as fiction. The university has everything for sports: sports grounds and clubs. BOKU regularly invites foreign students to participate in exchange programs. For locals, this is a unique opportunity to get in touch with the cultures of other countries, meet representatives of different nationalities and make friends around the world.
After graduation, you can stay in Austria for 2 years. To do this, you must obtain a job seeker visa, which allows you to live and work in the country. Look for more immigration options in our article.