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29 German Language Schools in Austria - Ranking 2023

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Rating: 4.9

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Top Destinations: Vienna (city thumbnail)

Rating: 4.8

(56 reviews)
Top Destinations: Salzburg (city thumbnail)

Austria language school ranking based on student ratings - 29 schools

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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.
Population: 8,848,000
Capital: Vienna
Time zone: GMT +2
Currency: EUR (1 EUR = 1.0953 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 Dec. 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): 4.35 €
    (7% cheaper than in USA)
Mains electricity:
  • Plug Type C
  • Plug Type F
  • Residential voltage: 230 V
  • Frequency: 50 Hz

Q&A - Questions and answers about Austria

  • 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.
    Rubén De Haro, LanguageCourse.Net - Dec 07, 2022
  • 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.
    Lisa Saskia Schiwy, LanguageCourse.Net - Nov 30, 2022

FAQ about courses in Austria

  • Wien Sprachschule has received the best overall rating in Vienna.
  • Inlingua Salzburg, located in Sigmund-Haffner-Gasse 8, Salzburg 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.
  • In Austria the following courses are offered specifically for business German: Business German Group, Business German Private.
  • Schools in Austria offer specific preparation courses for the following exams: TestDaF, Zertifikat Deutsch (ZD), Other exams, TELC.
  • We do not currently have any partner language schools in Fügen or Innsbruck. The nearest cities are Vienna and Salzburg.
    Madly Simba, Language Travel Consultant French from LanguageCourse.Net - Oct 10, 2023
  • 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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