14 Best language schools in Austria (ranked based on student reviews)


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Rating: 4.9

61 reviews
Top Destinations: Vienna (city thumbnail)

Rating: 4.8

52 reviews
Top Destinations: Salzburg (city thumbnail)
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Interesting information about Vienna

Key Facts about Austria

Austria is a fantastic place for winter breaks, with perfect skiing conditions, but also a lovely country during the summer to go hiking, mountain biking or swimming in it's numerous lakes. Austria flaunts its heritage in exuberant fashion. Visit Vienna's grandiose Habsburg palaces, Roman archaeological sites at Carnuntum and medieval festivals. In Austria, you will not need to search hard for culture, it waltzes right up to you.

Population: 8,205,000

Capital: Vienna

Time zone: GMT +2

Currency: EUR (1 EUR = 1.1336 USD)

Telephone country code: +43


  • Catholicism  58%
  • Islam  8%
  • Orthodox  6%
  • Lutheranism  3%
  • Atheist, agnostic and unclassified  17%
  • Other religions: Buddhism, Calvinist  8%

Austria quality of life rating:

Rating: 4.8

4.8 (113 reviews by our former students)

Visa: Nationals from USA do not require a visa to study short term courses up to 90 days. Check visa requirements for nationals from other countries.

Largest cities in Austria:

  • 1. Vienna: 1,700,000
  • 2. Graz: 220,000
  • 3. Linz: 180,000
  • 4. Salzburg: 150,000
  • 5. Innsbruck: 115,000

Largest international airport in Austria:

Vienna International Airport (VIE): 24.392.805 Passengers/Year; 4 Terminals; 17 km. from Vienna city center

universities: 67 (rankings of universities in Austria)

Cost of Living:
  • Big Mac price (Austria average):4.03 € (20% cheaper than in USA)
Mains electricity:
  • Plug Type C
  • Plug Type F
  • Residential voltage: 230 V
  • Frequency: 50 Hz

Map with location of German schools in Austria

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FAQ about schools in Austria

  • Inlingua Salzburg has received the best overall rating in Salzburg.
  • Alpha Sprachinstitut Austria, located in Schwarzenbergplatz 16, Vienna has been voted as the school with the best location in Austria.
  • In Austria electricity is 230 Volt and 50 Hz. Plug type C, F.
  • Schools in Austria offer specific preparation courses for the following exams: Other exams, TELC.
  • In Austria there are course packages where you can learn the following activities: German & Music, German & Skiing.
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