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PhD Programme N094
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The diploma is delivered to the doctorand at the Study Department, service I, 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,-- (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 at the study department (choose service K at the ticket system) when the diploma is taken.

The registration is mandatory for a possible participation!

  • Next possible date of celebration: Thursday, 12 March 2020, 11 am (PLEASE NOTICE THAT THE CEREMONY ON THE 12th OF MARCH 2020 IS FULLY BOOKED)
  • Registration deadline: Monday, 17 February 2020

Each celebration date allows the participation of a maximum of 25 candidates. If there is no venue available you can apply for the next celebration date.  Please note that reservations by mail or phone can not be accepted.