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  University of Vienna
On 13 Oct., 1849, the "general ordinances concerning the system of studies at the royal and imperial universities", with exception of the theological studies, was issued; on 1 Oct., 1850, "the general regulations for studies".
In respect to the ceremony of conferring degrees it was ordained on 19 May, 1880, that the protector or the dean of the faculty of which the rector was a member should be the presiding officer in case the rector was not a Catholic.
On 18 Oct., 1849, temporary statutes were issued regulating the study of law and political economy; on 2 Oct., 1855, these ordinances were revised, and on 20 April, 1893, the present statutes respecting studies and examinations for the doctorate were promulgated.
www.catholicity.com /encyclopedia/v/vienna,university_of.html   (3002 words)

  
 University of Vienna - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The University of Vienna (German: Universität Wien) in Austria was founded in 1365 by Rudolph IV and hence named Alma Mater Rudolphina.
The present government of Wolfgang Schüssel enacted a reform of the university system in Austria, leading to a concentration of power with the full professors, the introduction of a board of governors (with a government majority in electing it) and tuition fees (currently €387/semester).
The University of Vienna was the cradle of the Austrian School of economics.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/University_of_Vienna   (444 words)

  
 Studying in Vienna - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Vienna is the biggest university town in Austria, boasting not only the highest number of university students, but also a large variety of more than a hundred university programs.
Schools also exist in Vienna for overseas students such as the Austro-American Institute of Education.
For every course of studies you find a curriculum laid down by the Austrian Federal Ministry for Education, Science and Culture, which is set up in co-operation with the individual faculties.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Studying_in_Vienna   (319 words)

  
 Kurt Gödel
Already during his teens Kurt studied Gabelsberger shorthand[?], Goethe's theory of colors and criticisms of Isaac Newton, and the writings of Kant.
Kurt then studied number theory, but when he took part in a seminar run by Moritz Schlick which studied Bertrand Russell's book Introduction to mathematical philosophy he became interested in mathematical logic.
He studied the works of Gottfried Leibniz in detail and, to a lesser extent, those of Kant and Edmund Husserl.
www.ebroadcast.com.au /lookup/encyclopedia/go/Godel.html   (1172 words)

  
 Central College Study Abroad - Vienna, Austria - About studying in Vienna   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
The Central College Vienna program is a German immersion program with the goal of developing students’ German language and cross-cultural skills, as well as providing them the opportunity to choose from a wide range of courses at the University of Vienna and Central College Abroad.
Central's faculty in Vienna is composed entirely of Austrians, and all lectures are held in German.
Students of history and politics are able to study the complexities of Europe in a city that has been at the center of so many historical events.
www.central.edu /abroad/vienna/about.html   (960 words)

  
 VIRT RECORDS:Artists - Vienna Teng   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
By the time San Francisco-based singer/songwriter/pianist Vienna Teng quit her full-time software engineering job at Cisco Systems in the summer of 2002, she had signed with independent label Virt Records and was preparing for her debut release, Waking Hour.
While she delved fully into classical works, leading her to even take on the name of Vienna after the Austrian city of composers, she was drawn more to the act of improvisation, and in expressing the ideas that were emerging in her own imagination.
With her graceful melodies and evocative lyrics, Vienna, 26, has garnered critical acclaim and a rapidly growing legion of fans throughout the world.
www.virtrecords.com /viennateng/bio.html   (598 words)

  
 Studying German in Austria
The Vienna of today is an international city which can boast of being a headquarters of the United Nations as well as home to a number of international businesses.
Vienna is once again what it was under the Habsburgs - a city at the heart of Europe with strong ties connecting the West and East.
Vienna is one of the safest cities of the world, and it is also the home of the famous Viennese "Gemütlichkeit".
www.intstudy.com /articles/saww5a09.htm   (852 words)

  
 Webster University Vienna   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
Webster Vienna's accreditation since 2001 by the Austrian Ministry for Education and Culture (bm:bwk) as a private Austrian university means that our students receive qualifications that are recognized throughout the E.U. The Webster Vienna MBA has been accredited by FIBAA (the Foundation for International Business Administration Accreditation) since 1996.
Vienna is a safe city with an excellent public transportation network of underground trains, trams and buses.
Webster University Vienna, Berchtoldgasse 1, A-1220 Vienna, Austria
www.webster.ac.at /vienna/w/pros_004.html   (625 words)

  
 CD Baby: VIENNA TENG: Waking Hour
Vienna continues to amaze me with her music I absolutely love her songs on this album and the stories she paints with her lyrics.
i first saw vienna at the national association for campus activities conference this fall, and her voice and keyboard filled that hall like it was meant for a symphony.
Vienna has such an incredible talent with the piano and her voice is breathtaking.
www.cdbaby.com /cd/vienna   (2294 words)

  
 Webster - Vienna: Your New Home   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
In Vienna, however, there are a variety of religious organizations representing every major world religion and meet freely around the city.
Vienna is home to the United Nations, many Eastern European headquarters of multi-national corporations and as the nation’s capital, there are many foreign embassies and consulates.
The largest ones are: the University of Vienna (UW), the Economic University of Vienna (WU) and the Technical University of Vienna (TU), in addition to a diplomatic academy, an academy of science and several prestigious conservatories and art schools.
www.webster.ac.at /studlife/viennahome   (1454 words)

  
 Auralgasms Artist - Vienna Teng - Bio
By the time San Francisco-based singer/songwriter/pianist Vienna Teng, 25, quit her full-time software engineering job at Cisco Systems in 2002, she had signed with independent label Virt Records and was preparing for her full-length CD release, Waking Hour.
With her graceful melodies and evocative lyrics, Vienna has garnered critical acclaim and a rapidly growing legion of fans throughout the world.
Vienna returns with her much-anticipated sophomore release, Warm Strangers, on February 24.
www.auralgasms.com /frameArtistBio.aspx?BandID=vienna   (555 words)

  
 Studying at Vienna UT
Vienna University of Technology is divided into five schools with a total of 106 institutes.
ERASMUS students studying at Vienna University of Technology are required to have a good command of the German language to the extent that they can follow courses and pass exams in German.
All students of Vienna UT are required to pay the Student Union fee of ÖS 155,- per semester which includes an accident and liability insurance.
derpi.tuwien.ac.at /tuw/a.html   (1225 words)

  
 into BOSNIA » Vienna for a day » Meeting no-one   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
The ride to Vienna was pleasant and, most of the time, I had a whole bench to myself, being woken up for an hour at around 4am by two older ladies who came into my compartment and kept on chatting continuously.
I vaguely remembered he had gotten a job as something of a 'resident writer' at the university his girlfriend was studying at.
Having visited Vienna a number of times over the years, only now did I realize that the city easily fits with cities like Prague, Budapest, Bratislava or Bucharest.
www.travelhog.net /intobosnia/index.asp?show=702   (569 words)

  
 Conservatory Backstage Pass: Burgis Receives Fulbright
The Fulbright grant allows Burgis to study part-time at the University of Vienna and teach part-time as an English teaching assistant at a Viennese high school.
Vienna is such a beautiful city, brimming with art and culture.
For her Fulbright project, Burgis will study Viennese music of the Renaissance and the 20th century, which she says are two disparate musical periods with a Viennese connection.
www.oberlin.edu /con/bkstage/199904/burgis.html   (531 words)

  
 Ken Hampton's Austrian Experience   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
The downtown part of Vienna is actually quite small, being inside what was the city walls that now are a broad ring road for both streetcars and automobiles.
My primary purpose in studying in Vienna was to be as near as possible to the former East bloc.
After some preliminary study in Vienna I would travel through Poland, Czechoslovakia, and Hungary to meet with professors and others there to gain the benefit of their first-hand perspectives.
www.europa.com /~kenh/austria.htm   (681 words)

  
 Vienna Teng
Her full-length debut, Waking Hour, reveals a unique intensity in her melodies, brilliant turns of phrase in her lyrics, and a natural instinct for song craftsmanship that is difficult to comprehend given her young age.
As a result of her captivating live performances, Vienna has earned increasing recognition from the press and a dedicated fan base throughout the Bay Area.
Vienna recently returned to the studio, this time with highly regarded producer David Henry (Cowboy Junkies, REM, Josh Rouse, Yo La Tengo), as Virt looks to further expand her audience with its plans to release a new version of Waking Hour, featuring new arrangements and remixes of selected tracks and new artwork.
www.hrmusic.com /artists/vtart.html   (486 words)

  
 ipedia.com: University of Vienna Article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
The University of Vienna was founded in 1365 by Rudolph IV and hence named Alma mater Rudolphina.
The University of Vienna (German: Universität Wien) was founded in 1365 by Rudolph IV and hence named Alma mater Rudolphina.
The present government of Wolfgang Schüssel enacted a reform of the universitary system in Austria, leading to a concentration of power with the senior professors, the introduction of a board of directors and tuition fees.
www.ipedia.com /university_of_vienna.html   (277 words)

  
 Webster University Vienna   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
The Webster Vienna campus was established in 1981.
Webster University Vienna’s accreditation in Austria under the new private universities law means that our students are assured that their qualifications will be recognized here in our host country.
The structured nature of the programs means that a student completes his or her studies in a short and defined period of time.
www.artport.at /webster/w/pros_004.html   (733 words)

  
 allgee   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
Imperial approval of the statutes of the Imperial-Royal polytechnical Institute in Vienna with its three main objectives: 1) Educational establishment with both a commercial and a technical department enjoying academic freedom, and the creation of a preparatory school with emphasis on science, 2) Museum of Technology, 3) Association for the advancement of Austrian industry.
ERASMUS students studying at Vienna University of Technology are required to have a good command of the German language to the extent that they can follow lectures and pass exams in German.
The doors are open during the daytime for consultation on general topics: life and studying in Vienna.
info.tuwien.ac.at /ai/allgee.htm   (1761 words)

  
 Your stay in Vienna
As soon as the University Extension Centre is informed about a student`s nomination for Vienna UT, the student receives a so- called "Heimplatz Reservierungsformular" (form for the reservation of a place in a student residence).
Foreign students and academics in Vienna, visit the Club International Universitaire - the international club of Vienna`s universities and colleges - for help and advice as well as all sorts of cultural events and entertainment.
The doors are open during the daytime for consultation on general topics concerning life and studying in Vienna.
derpi.tuwien.ac.at /tuw/b.html   (632 words)

  
 gangway 1: Josef Haslinger: Jewish Vienna
The Liberalism of the 1880ies which served as the impulse to the immense cultural and scientific prosperity in Vienna at the turn of the century, stems from the Jewish immigrant traders, entrepreneurs and businessmen.
At this time in Vienna there lived a young unsuccessful painter, a mediocre student, a man who was not as popular as he would have liked to be.
He was born in Vienna in 1912 as Johann Mayer, the son of an impoverished family.
www.gangway.net /1/gangway1.2.html   (2171 words)

  
 Vienna Philharmonic | The Orchestra, Concerts, Audio CDs, New Year's Concert, ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
The Vienna Philharmonic and the Vienna City Marathon are pleased to announce a new partnership which makes possible a wide range of activities.
The Vienna Philharmonic has decided once again to contribute €100,000 from the proceeds from the 2005 Preview Performance of the New Year's Concert to charitable organizations.
The decision to make the annual contribution was made by a unanimous vote of the full orchestra, even though an additional contribution in the same amount had been made in the immediate aftermath of the Tsunami catastrophe at the end of 2004.
www.wienerphilharmoniker.at /index_en.html   (370 words)

  
 wien.at - Education   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
Vienna has an openly accessible education system for maximum promotion of all talents.
Vienna is a major university town with eight different universities.
The City of Vienna has launched several initiatives to further expand this knowledge basis: there are eight science promotion funds, grant programmes and application-related knowledge and science funding.
www.wien.gv.at /english/education   (211 words)

  
 Language Schools in Vienna - Learn German in Vienna, Austria
Vienna's inhabitants are friendly and talkative, a coffee shop is always a good way to immerse yourself in German language and Austrian culture.
An international study program greatly helps your German proficiency and affords you the leisure to discover one of Europe's most attractive cities in detail.
A multitude study courses ranging from business, law, medicine, computer sciences to various languages, arts and natural sciences rival for the students attention.
www.aboutaustria.org /capitals/learn-german-in-vienna.htm   (281 words)

  
 Education - Studying in Vienna
Certification must be sufficient for direct acceptance to the desired course of study at a university in the country it was acquired in.
Persons from the EEA have equal status to Austrian citizens provided they can prove a study place in their home country.
Payment of tuition fees is considered a prerequisite for acceptance to and continuation of university studies.
www.wien.gv.at /english/education/study.htm   (454 words)

  
 Washington Week . Student Voices | PBS
While the majority of the students abroad have elected to remain where they are, most have been instructed to change their daily routines, limiting their travel both within the country in which they are studying, and to other countries.
Contrary to the concerns, students studying overseas have received a broader perspective of the Sept. 11 bombing and the U.S. military action that followed.
Kate Lindsey, a junior studying music in Vienna, Austria said it will be weird to return to America after gaining a different perspective in Vienna.
www.pbs.org /weta/washingtonweek/voices/200111/1106studentsabroad.html   (638 words)

  
 Press Releases
The grants are designed to fund study, research and teaching in other countries to promote a greater understanding of different cultures and nationalities.
She will spend the first part of the year studying at the University of Vienna and devote the second semester to fieldwork, researching current laws and regulations to further Turkish women’s interests and protect their rights.
She honed her focus while studying in Vienna as a sophomore through Linfield’s study abroad program.
www.linfield.edu /press/detail.php?id=561   (588 words)

  
 Gregor Mendel
While studying in Vienna, Mendel had been impressed by the work of a biologist called Frank Unger whose practical view of inheritance, free from spiritual influences, seemed to reflect his own farming background.
He chose to study in detail the common garden pea, Pisum, which he grew in the monastery garden.
He collected the seeds produced by the plants and studied the offspring of these seeds observing that some plants bred true and others not.
www.zephyrus.co.uk /gregormendel.html   (926 words)

  
 WFU | International Studies | Flow House   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
However, students who have not studied German and will not be able to before they arrive in Vienna are encouraged to apply as well.
All students are required to study German during the semester in Vienna; this generally means they take German 113 (Advanced Elementary), German 153 (Intermediate), or German 214 (Introduction to Austrian Literature) at the Flow House.
Most of them are native Viennese or long-time residents of Vienna, all of them speak English well, and all have extensive experience teaching American students studying in Vienna.
www.wfu.edu /cis/flowhouse   (1177 words)

  
 INFINITY: UW-Madison engineering students do more than just study - they live their dreams
Jessie Palmer studied during the spring of 2004 at the University of Queensland in Brisbane, Australia.
While studying in Vienna, Sonya Schilcher traveled to Prague on a trip organized by the Buddynetwork, a group of Austrian students that plans events and trips for international students.
One of Sonya Schilcher's motivations for studying abroad was to improve her German — a language she'd been studying since she was a seventh-grader — and learn technical terms.
www.engr.wisc.edu /alumni/perspective/31.2/Article11_international.html   (978 words)

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