All applicants must be qualified to study at an Austrian university and must submit a foreign certificate that is equivalent to one of these Austrian certificates as proof of fulfillment of the admission requirements, on the basis of an agreement under international law or on the basis of a nostrification or on the basis of the decision of the study programme management of the national University of Applied Sciences study programme in the individual case.

For more information concerning entry requirements for prospective students with former austrian or german education please see this page on the German website of the degree programme.

For prospective students with international previous education, you can find general informations concerning translation and legalisation here.

German language skills

This study programme is taught in German language of instruction. A proof of proper language skills is an entry requirement. For the bachelor programme "Business Informatics and Digital Transformation" you would need a proof of German language skills Level B2 of the  Common European Framework of Reference for Languages, CEFR.

Here you can find a list, which language certificates are accepted at Salzburg University of Applied Sciences. 

The Salzburg University of Applied Sciences does not offer any German language preparation courses prior to admission to a study programme. Prospective students have to take care about that on their own responsibility. A proof of your langauge skills is an entry requirement.

Please be aware, that our application procedure will be held in German language.

If you have any questions about admission requirements, please feel free to contact the student advisory service at +43 502211-1023 or -1022 or at


Should you be admitted into our programme, it will be your own responsibility to obtain the necessary visa to study in Austria. We know from experience that this can be a very time-consuming procedure.

It is a prerequisite that students have their own laptop from the beginning of their studies. This is used for work during the lessons. Fulfilment of these technical requirements is recommended.