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Admission to the Specializations

Choosing specializations is an important decision you need to make during your bachelor’s program. Your choice of specializations allows you to advance your expertise in a particular area and can influence your choice of a potential master’s program later on. 

WU offers a wide variety of specializations, and additional specializations are added on a regular basis.

Important dates and deadlines for the 2022/2023 winter semester

August 24, 2022Start of registration for the specializations' access coursesPlease check WU's online course catalog for details, and exact dates and times
August 29 - Sept. 9, 2022Selection procedures of specializationsPlease check the specializations' websites for details on the selection procedures
Sept. 15 - Sept. 18, 2022Registration period for courses/course 1 of specializations
Please check WU's online course catalog for exact dates and times
Deviating course registration periods for the following specializations:
  • Economics Core
  • Economics Fields
  • Economy, Climate Change and Sustainbility
  • Urban and Regional Economics
  • Interactions of Economy and Society
  • International and European Tax Law

When will I be entitled to apply for specializations/to admission to specializations?

Admission to 20 ECTS specializations

You will need to complete a selection procedure before admission to your chosen 20 ECTS credits specialization. Varying selection procedures apply, depending on the individual specialization.

Step 1: Register for "Access to Specialization" courses (ET)

Step 2: Successfully pass the selection procedure/the Access to Specialization course

Step 3: Register for courses/course 1 of the specialization

Admission to 10 ECTS specializations

It is not required to register for "Access to Specialization" courses (ET) for 10 ECTS credits specializations. Just sign up for course 1 or course 2 on a first-come-first-serve basis in the announced registration periods.

For more information on the specializations, please visit the website of the individual specialization.