Thompson Rivers University
Thompson Rivers University

Study in Austria: Ernst Mach Grant

  Posted on: December 21, 2018

The Ernst Mach Grant is a very great opportunity for students who want to study on exchange in Austria and require some additional funding.

Who can apply for the grant?

Undergraduate and Graduate students who:

  • are studying a Master Programme at a university in one of the defined countries of origin OR
  • are studying a Bachelor Programme at a university in one of the defined countries of origin and have successfully completed at least 4 semesters of studies by the time of taking up the grant
  • are accepted as an exchange student at FH Salzburg
  • have excellent English and/or German skills
  • are staying 4 to 10 months in Austria
  • are not older than 35
  • must not have studied/pursued research/pursued academic work in Austria in the last six months before taking up the grant

What is the closing date for the application?

  • TRU students who wish to meet this grant’s application deadlines must submit their application to study on exchange in Austria to TRU Study Abroad by January 17th

Where can further information be found?

Please find the information brochure about the Ernst Mach grant in the attachment. Further information can also be found here.

Contact persons:

Contact person for the Ernst Mach Grant for studying at an Austrian University of Applied Sciences (Fachhochschule) at OeAD is Katharina Cepak. She is responsible for the application process in Austria and is your contact person if one of your student is joining another university in Austria.

E-Mail:    katharina.cepak@oead.at

Tel. :       +43 1 534 08-456

Contact person for the Ernst Mach Grant for studying at FH Salzburg is Teresa-Lena Grünwald.

E-Mail:    international@fh-salzburg.ac.at

Tel. :       +43 50 2211 1033

For more information on FH Salzburg click here.