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


Most popular destinations

Rating: 4.9

65 reviews
Top Destinations: Vienna (city thumbnail)

Rating: 4.8

54 reviews
Top Destinations: Salzburg (city thumbnail)

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Interesting information 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.

Key Facts about Austria

Population: 8,848,000
Capital: Vienna
Time zone: GMT +2
Currency: EUR (1 EUR = 1.0873 USD)
Telephone country code: +43
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
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.
Visa requirements data last updated on 01-12-2022 (Source)
For the most up-to-date visa information please consult with the embassy or consulate of Austria in your country. List of embassies and consulates of Austria on the official website - Federal Ministry Republic of Austria - European and International Affairs.
Largest international airport in Austria:
Vienna International Airport (VIE): 17 km. from Vienna city center
Cost of Living:
  • Big Mac price (Austria average): 4.39 €
    (7% cheaper than in USA)
Mains electricity:
  • Plug Type C
  • Plug Type F
  • Residential voltage: 230 V
  • Frequency: 50 Hz

Questions and answers about Vienna

  • At LanguageCourse.Net we offer the opportunity to make a reservation for any of the partner schools we work with, but we cannot help you if that school does not work with us, so you will have to contact them directly.
    However, if you tell us the name of the school, we can contact them and maybe next year you will be able to make a reservation with us and benefit from our discount and other advantages we offer.
  • Sprachschule Wien is a very popular school for the Telc B2 preparation course. But please pay attention to the start dates! You can find them on the school profile in the course description.

FAQ about schools in Austria

  • Alpha Sprachinstitut Austria has received the best overall rating in Vienna.
  • 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.
  • Yes, some schools can offer English courses in Austria. On our home page, you can easily find this out by selecting the language and country where you wish to learn and you will be redirected to all the available options.
    Madly Simba, FR Consultant from Wien Sprachschule - Jul 12, 2022
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