MORE Program

The MORE Program

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As of fall 2015, WU is a participant in the MORE initiative of uniko (Austrian University Conference) - an offer of Austrian universities for refugees. The MORE initiative gives refugees prospects for the future, supports them on their educational path and gives them free access to education and the academic community.

The 30 places in WU's MORE program are already full. At this point, application is no longer possible.
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The MORE Program offers

  • Admission to WU as a non-degree program student

  • Information & advice on studying at WU

  • German courses: WU offers free German courses for refugees from Ukraine. We have limited places available. If you are interested, please send a email to and let us know what language level you have (A1, A2, B1, B2, etc.)

  • Attendance and completion of selected courses within the MORE program framework 

  • Use of WU services (language learning center, library, PC rooms, sports courses, etc.)

Further offers of WU for Ukrainian students

Who can participate?

The MORE program is currently open for Ukrainians who have 

  • completed their secondary education (university entrance qualification) and are particularly interested in studying at WU 

  • started or completed their business studies

How to apply for the MORE program (Update: The program is already full, we do not accept applications at this point.):

Step 1: Please send an email to attaching the following documents, if available:

  • Proof of asylum status/identification document

  • High school diploma (scan, copy, original, etc.)

  • Transcript of records or graduation documents (scan, copy, original, etc.)

Step 2: You will receive an appointment for admission as a non-degree program student

Step 3: We will carry out the data pre-registration and enrollment at WU together with you. 

Documents, if availbale:  

  • Proof of asylum status/identification document

  • School leaving certificate (scan, copy, original, etc.)

  • Transcript of Records or graduation documents (scan, copy, original, etc.)

Language skills: 

  • English skills are a prerequisite

  • German knowledge is an advantage 

Access to WU-Library

Ukrainian citizens can get a free library card to use the WU Library. To get a card, you need to book an appointment and bring the following documents:

  • Passport or ID-Card

  • Residence registration document