Education & Research

Main library at night

Libraries in Vienna

Libraries in Vienna offer well over 1.5 million media in a network of 39 branches. About 60,000 of the more than 1.3 million books are foreign-language books. more

Teacher with school child

Free extra tuition

The City of Vienna is planning to employ 400 additional teachers to provide extra tuition to struggling pupils. The focus will be on key subjects like German, maths, natural sciences and foreign languages. more

Class room with children and teacher

The School System

School attendance is compulsory for all children permanently resident in Austria, and lasts for nine years. Compulsory schooling starts on the first of September. more

Building in gray, white and red, marked "Campus"

Kinder­gartens and schools under one roof

The Vienna Campus School Model Vienna has now been en­hanced with the so-called "Campus plus" model, which unites kinder­gartens and schools under one roof. more

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