• Sophomore, Junior, Senior
• 3.0 cumulative GPA
• Sophomore, junior, or senior standing when program begins. Some local university courses may not be available to students of sophomore standing.
• No previous German language study required for students enrolling in English-taught courses.

4 semesters of college-level German required for fall or year students enrolling in German-taught or University courses.

5 semesters of college-level German required for spring semester students enrolling in German-taught or University courses.
• Open to UW-Madison degree-seeking students.


Music, German language

Classroom Language

English, German


Private apartments, housing with Viennese residents, residence halls with students

Program Duration

Fall: Mid-August to Mid-December
Spring: Mid-January to Mid-May
Summer Intensive Music Performance: Late-June to  Late-July
Summer Music History and Performance: Late-May to Early-July

Application Deadline(s)

TermApplication Deadline
Spring 2014-15  10/17/2014
Summer 2015 Music History & Performance 2/6/2015
Summer 2015 Intensive Music Performance 2/6/2015
Fall 2015-16  3/13/2015
Year 2015-16  3/13/2015

Future durations will be posted at a later date.

Questions about this program?
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Austria, Vienna
IES Abroad Vienna Music Program

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Offered through IES Abroad, the IES Abroad Vienna Music program is an approved UW affiliate program. On this program, you will be able to take courses from a wide-ranging music curriculum, along with music performance workshops, and one-on-one music instruction.

You will be working closely with both IAP and IES on this program. You can access the program's main information page through the IES website to learn more about the academics, housing, excursions and activities, and location.