Aktionswoche 2020 online

This year's Aktionswoche will take place exclusively online from October 5-8, 2020.
The programme will be constantly updated.

During the Aktionswoche you will also receive information about the measures to contain Covid-19 at our faculty. Please also refer to the information on the website of the StudienServiceCenter.

Procedure of the Aktionswoche online

From October 5 to 8, useful infotalk videos will be published daily to help you get started with your studies. These videos will be online all week and you can watch them at any time. You can see a list of the videos in the programme for each day below. The week is divided in Bachelor Day, Master Day, International Day and Science Day.

Our Live Sessions take place every day from 3pm onwards: In these sessions you can ask questions via MS teams. You can find a list of the sessions in the programme below. Further information on MS Teams will be announced shortly.

No registration is required to participate in the Live Sessions.

Ask your question:

If you already have a question in advance, please send it to us with the subject "Aktionswoche: My question" to oeffentlichkeitsarbeit.wiwi@univie.ac.at. We will assign the question to the corresponding Live Session and answer it there.

Individual consultation:

Do you have several questions and would like individual advice? Our staff of the StudienServiceCenter will arrange appointments for online counselling. Information will follow shortly.

Bachelor Day - October 5, 2020

Welcome to the new academic year! We will start the semester together with all the information you need. Due to the current situation, our Aktionswoche will take place online. All videos and information about the live question sessions can be found in the programme.

Welcome Video

The Dean, the programme management as well as the SSC and the student representatives welcome you to the new semester and introduce themselves. 

Infotalks for a successful semester start (German)

  • Vorstellung des STEOP-Mentoring-Programms
  • CTL-Schreibmentoring
  • Lifehacks für dein Studium & Einführung in u:space
  • Semesterplanung leicht gemacht: Von der Planung bis zur Kursanmeldung
  • Mysterium Wahlmodul: Was kann gemacht werden, was sollte vermieden werden?
  • Das ABC der Anerkennungen: Vom Antrag zum Bescheid
  • Digitales Lernen 
  • Vorstellung der Class of Excellence

Live-Sessions (German)

15:00-15:30 Uhr - Semesterplanung leicht gemacht

15:40-16:10 Uhr - Lifehacks für dein Studium

16:20-16:50 Uhr - Digitales Lernen

17:00-17:30 Uhr - Mysterium Wahlmodul

17:40-18:10 Uhr - Das ABC der Anerkennungen

Master Day - October 6, 2020

Welcome back and welcome aboard! We start with a orientation for new and continuing Master’s students: prepare, connect, study, succeed!

Welcome Video

The Dean, the directorates of studies, the SSC and the students' representations welcome you to the new semester and introduce themselves.

Infotalks with all necessary information for your studies (English)

  • CTL
  • Lifehacks for your studies
  • How to plan your master thesis
  • Organising and preparing your defense
  • Digital Learning
  • Introduction to Uniport

Live Sessions (English)

15:00-15:30 Uhr - Uniport

15:40-16:10 Uhr - How to plan your master thesis

16:10-16:40 Uhr - Organising and preparing your defense

16:50-17:20 Uhr - How I chose my specialization - BW-Edition

* The programme is constantly updated.

International Day - October 7, 2020

Would you like to spend a semester abroad? Whether you're studying, doing research or doing internships, here you'll find out everything you need to know.

Infotalks with all necessary information for your stay abroad (German)

  • Auslandspraktika: Anerkennungsmöglichkeiten, Erasmus+ Förderung 
  • Auslandsaufenthalte in Europa: Erasmus+ Studierendenmobilität, Structured Master Mobility Programme „Think Business, Go International!“
  • Außereuropäische Austauschprogramme: Non-EU Student Exchange Program, Erasmus+ International Mobility
  • Abschlussarbeit/Forschen im Ausland: Kurzfristige Wissenschaftliche Auslandsstipendien (KWA) 

Live Sessions (German)

15:00-15:30 Uhr Außereuropäische Austauschprogramme + Abschlussarbeit/Forschen im Ausland

15:40-16:10 Auslandsaufenthalte in Europa

16:20-16:50 Auslandspraktika

Science Day - October 8, 2020

A day dedicated to research: Learn more about our PhD study programmes.

Introduction to fields of dissertation by PhD candidates:

  • Immanuel Bomze, Director of Doctoral Studies: Welcome to the Science Day
  • Boris Knapp, Economics: Fake Reviews, Naive Consumers, and Their Search for Information
  • N.N., Finance: tba
  • Biljana Roljic, Logistics and Operations Management: Optimizing the logistics of Voestalpine's steel plant
  • Tomas Lego, Management: Organizational Conflict: Coalitions
  • Danijel Kivaranovic, Statistics and Operations Research: Machine Learning and Predictive Inference
  • Heiner Klein, Wirtschaft und Recht: Bilanzierung von versicherungstechnischen Rückstellungen nach VAG 2016 – Rechtliche Möglichkeiten des Rückgriffs auf die Regelungen des IFRS 17
  • Lisette Schmidt, Center for Doctoral Studies: Services and support for PhDs


15:00-15:30 Uhr - How to PhD: The Administrative Perspective

Picture Gallery Aktionswoche 2019