Graduation from a bachelor’s programme

Applying for graduation

When you fulfil all of the following requirements, you can apply for graduation from the bachelor’s programme by filling in the necessary form.

  • Successful completion of all compulsory courses and compulsory elective courses of the relevant curriculum
  • Positive assessment of the bachelor’s thesis/theses

If you would like to apply for graduation, please select the relevant application form for your degree programme from the list in the download centre and e-mail the completed form to the StudiesServiceCenter (


Only for the bachelor’s programme in Statistics: Immediate admission to the consecutive master’s programme in Statistics

By handing in this form, you will be immediately admitted to the consecutive master’s programme in Statistics. Any courses from the master’s curriculum that you already completed during your bachelor’s phase will be instantly recognised in your master’s programme. This is only possible if you have taken examinations from the master’s curriculum ahead of schedule and these examinations have been graded after the last examination of the bachelor’s programme. 

For regular admission to the master’s programme, please refer to the Admission Office.

Picking up your diploma documents

As soon as you have applied for graduation and the SSC has finalised your diploma documents, the director of studies will sign them. You will then receive a notification that your documents have been finalised and that you can pick them up at the StudiesServiceCenter. Please do not forget to fill in the statistical datasheet “UStat2 – Survey taken at study-related stays abroad” and bring along the confirmation to the StudiesServiceCenter.

You can pick up your diploma documents personally at the StudiesServiceCenter of the Faculty of Business, Economics and Statistics or have another person authorised in writing collect them.

Graduation ceremony

Graduations are fittingly celebrated at the University of Vienna. For this purpose, the Conference and Event Management service unit of the University of Vienna organises undergraduate ceremonies and graduation ceremonies for graduates of master’s and PhD/doctoral programmes.

For additional information about graduation ceremonies, please refer to the website of the Conference and Event Management.