Postgraduate Medical Education at the Medical University of Vienna – in a compact & practical way

“Paths are made by walking.“

— F. Kafka —


Short innovation cycles and rapid technological developments in medicine require permanent deepening und updating of professional knowledge. The Medical University of Vienna supports this principle of Life-Long-Learning by numerous continuing education programs – ranging from (dental) medicine to topics from the health sciences (such as Public Health or Health Care Management) as well as socially essential areas (eg Maintaining of Work Capicity; Transcultural- or Gender Medicine).

These programs are designed to meet the specific needs of working people who would like to delve into their practical experience and gain further education. The main focus is on combining scientific expertise of national and international lecturers and practical training on university level. Moreover, numerous collaborations with other universities and educational institutions provide postgraduate training quality to the highest standard.



Find the offer best suitable for you

» Postgraduate Programs

The Medical University of Vienna offers 18 postgraduate programs with a wide ranging thematic spectrum – ending with a Master of Science | Public Health degree (MSc | MPH), the title "Academic certified" or a Master of Business Administration (MBA).

» Certificate Courses

In addition, continuing education at the Medical University of Vienna includes certificate courses as an expert qualified in the topics "Sleep" and "Crisis Intervention and Suicide Prevention". After a short training period you will receive a university certificate of the MedUni Vienna.


» Observer- and Clinical
   & Research Fellowship Program

Get informed about various possibilities of training programs at clinics and institutes of the Vienna General Hospital (AKH), the university hospital, or the MedUni Vienna to refine your practical clinical skills and competencies in highly specialized medical fields.

» PhD (Doctor of Philosophy)
» Doctoral Program of Applied Medical Science

The PhD / Doctoral program of the Medical University of Vienna is intended for training young scientists, including different thematic programs. It is to run for 3 years and enables to work autonomously on a specific scientific question within the framework of a research project.



"The course extended my knowledge in clinical research and provided deep insights in all fields of pharmaceutical medicine; from drug discovery to market approval."

Stephan Moser
Medical Doctor, Investigator/Study Coordinator
Wilhelminenspital, Vienna, Austria

Clinical Research (Class 2013/14)

Stephan Moser © Privat

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