Medical University of Vienna or Medizinische Universität Wien (MUW) - public higher education institution in Austria. MUW was established in 2004. The main building of the university proudly stands in Vienna inside an urban campus.

University ranking. In Austria Medical University of Vienna is at the top 10 universities. Medical University of Vienna ranks 6 in the national rating of Austria, this impressive result was achieved in less then 20 years. The university can boast a strong track record, ranking 10 in the national ranking of Austria.

Application process and the cost of tuition. The main criterion for admission is examination results. Traditionally the academic year is divided into semesters like in many other universities of Austria. Studying bachelor’s at MUW is relatively inexpensive - only 2,000 USD per year. A year of master’s studies at MUW will usually cost 1,730 USD per year. On the official website of the university ( you can read more about the programs and associated tuition fees.

The composition of the university. Medical University of Vienna is quite small, with 700 students attending its classes. Both citizens and foreigners are able to apply. The education is provided by more than 3000 teachers and professors. The university offers its students and the academic staff to participate in the international exchange programs.

Infrastructure of MUW. The students have access to the university’s library. Sports facilities can be a bonus for some students applying to Medical University of Vienna. The university is a member of European University Association (EUA).
General information
Finance type Nonprofit
Organization type Public
Established 2004
Abbreviation MUW
Teachers 2,999
Students 703
Religion None
Academic calendar Semesters
Admission Based on entrance examinations
Gender limitation No limits
Campus type Urban
Exchange programs Available
Sport facilities Available
Library Available
• Bundesministerium für Wissenschaft, Forschung und Wirtschaft, Österreich
• European University Association (EUA)
World ranking 647
Country ranking 6
International rankings
UniPage World University Ranking 647
ARWU Academic Ranking 201
Cost of living in Vienna
Expenses - USD/Month Min. Med.
Accommodation 314 459
Food 218 413
Transportation 42 147
Communications and utilities 69 97
Clothing 27 100
Sports and leisure 21 91
Total 690 1,306
Accommodation in Vienna USD/Month
Shared room outside of centre 317
Shared room in city centre 463
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre 447
1 bedroom apartment in city centre 627
Alternative title
Arabic جامعة فيينا الطبية
German Medizinische Universität Wien
Spanish Universidad Médica de Viena
French Université de Médecine de Vienne
Japanese ウィーン医科大学
Korean 빈 의과대학
Portuguese Universidade Médica de Vienna
Russian Венский Медицинский Университет
Chinese 维也纳医科大学
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