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Doctoral Programme Of Medical Science N090


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

Graduates of the Doctoral Programme of Medical Science N090 are awarded the academic degree "Doctor scientiae medicae", in short "", the title preceding the name.

Graduates in Austrian medical or dental basic studies with the academic degree or will receive the academic degree et <Name> or et <Name>.
Graduates in other Austrian basic studies are awarded the academic degree following the academic degree of the basic studies, e.g. Mag. or Dipl.-Ing. <Name>.

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 terminal when the diploma is taken or via mailto:

The registration is mandatory for a possible participation!

  • Next possible date of celebration: Thursday, 04 April 2019, 11 am (PLEASE NOTICE THAT THE CEREMONY ON THE 12th OF MARCH 2020 IS FULLY BOOKED)
  • Registration deadline: 04 February 2019

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.