Cost of the program: Euro 650.00

Please submit:

  • a letter of motivation
  • a transcript of your undergraduate/graduate marks
  • a copy of your last degree
  • two letters of recommendation (to be sent directly to

Please also let us know whether, in case of admission, you are willing to share your email address with the other participants to get in contact with each other. At the end of each summer course we are taking a group picture that will be uploaded on our website (see General Information) - please let us know whether you give your consent for that or not.

The deadline is March 15, 2023. The deadline has been extended to April 10, 2023.

The administration of USS-SWC at the University of Vienna can assist the candidates admitted in applying for funds and in the accreditation of the course, but, unfortunately, cannot offer financial assistence. However, for a few applicants who can demonstrate that, despite serious documented efforts, they have not been able to obtain any financial support, in particular due to economic difficulties in their respective country, a tuition-waver grant, awarded by the Institute Vienna Circle and the University of Vienna, will be provided.

There is an exchange programme with Duke University, please contact us for further details in case you are a Duke student.

Lodging: Lodging in student dormitories available for the whole duration of the course, the exact costs will be announced soon (approx. Euro 450.00). The dormitories are located in the city centre (8th district, 20 min walk to venue) and provide mostly furnished single apartments with your own kitchen/bathroom (with the small possibility that some single rooms share kitchen/shower with another student). Bed sheets and kitchen equipment are provided, towels are not provided.

Application form

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Application Form
Letter of motivation
Transcript of undergraduate/graduate marks
Copy of last degree

For further inquiries, please send us an email or consult the IVC's website.