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PhD Programme N094

The diploma is delivered to the doctorand at the Studies and Examinations Department, terminal 2, about 1-2 weeks after the doctoral viva. The date of the doctoral viva is the date of graduation.

Graduates of the PhD Programme N094 are awarded the academic degree "Doctor of Philosophy", in short "PhD", the title following the last name. E.g. for graduates in Austrian basic medical studies the degree is or <Name>, PhD (in English <Name>, MD PhD or DD PhD).

Academic Ceremony

The attendance at an academic ceremony at the Medical University of Vienna is optional. During the ceremony is delivered an academic deed. The costs are 80 Euro (for ceremony and deed, duration is about 1,5 hour). The ceremony is held in German and Latin. Two dates each year are planned (one in spring and one in autumn). The registration to a pool of interested persons is possible after the graduation either at the Studienabteilung (choose Service K at the ticket system) when the diploma is taken or via mailto:

The registration is mandatory for a possible participation!

  • Next possible date of celebration: Friday, 23 November 2018, 2 p.m.
  • Registration deadline: 14 September 2018

Each celebration date allows the participation of a maximum of 25 candidates. In case of a higher number of registrations there is a selection/ranking according to the doctoral viva dates. The earlier the more chances.