Architecture at the University of Applied Arts Vienna is taught as an integrative discipline; an entity of artistic, technical, organisational, human and social aspects. A profound knowledge of creative, analytical design is the core within a networked study.

The architectural study is offered only as a Master Program that takes 6 semesters and finishes with a MArch. Please find detailed information regarding eligibility and program details on the following web site:


Application for Winter Term 2020/2021!
(please note that both submissions are for the academic year 2020/2021,
starting with October 2020)

First Submission of Applications: anytime from now until February 14th, 2020!
DEADLINEFebruary 14th, 2020
(Interviews will be held between February 25th-27th, 2020)

Second Submission of Applications: anytime from now until August 31st, 2020!
DEADLINE: August 31st, 2020
(Interviews will be held between September 7th-9th, 2020)


Each admission to the university depends on the artistic talent of the candidate which is established by a portfolio and by a personal interview. The admission is decided by a jury.

Requirement for approval is a Bachelor (BA) in Architecture.

Starting with summer semester 2020, evidence of English language skills at level B2 of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR) is required additionally.

The admission consists of 2 phases:

PHASE I : artistic evaluation which consists of

  1. Submission of the filled in and signed admission form:
  1. submission of a portfolio (digitally, max. 25 MB, comprehensive presentation of selected academic projects and other chosen work, clear indication whether a project is based on individual or group work)
  2. submission of a CV
  3. submission of a letter of intent

If we received the requested material (1-4) a confirmation of receipt is sent.
The submitted material is reviewed and evaluated by the applicatio jury.

  1. Interview with the application jury (only a selected number of applicants will be invited to an interview in person or via skype)
For more information see our FAQ.

review of certificates

It should be noted that your final acceptance is contingent upon a final review by the Department for Student and Academic Affairs, which has to confirm that your previous educational degree meets the requirements for admitted students; please be aware that the final acceptance depends on this evaluation.

Please get in touch with this department and retrieve the necessary info at:

As soon as all necessary documents and required certifications are delivered and verified, your admission as a regular student at our University can be finalised. Until then, you are conditionally accepted.

The application package can be submitted via email to .

If you are interested in becoming a student of Studio Lynn, please make an appointment to visit us via email at Our address is Oskar Kokoschka-Platz 2, 1010 Vienna (see map)

For general information about the University, please click here.  If you have general questions about study fees or studying in Vienna please have a look at our Service for applicants.

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Studio Lynn

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