To be admitted to the master's programme students must have completed an eligible bachelor's programme or an eligible bachelor's programme at a university of applied sciences or an equivalent degree programme at a recognised Austrian or foreign post-secondary educational institution. The bachelor's programme in History of Art and Architecture at the University of Vienna is eligible in any case.
The exact wording of the curriculum for the master's programme was published in the University Gazette on 17 March 2008 (in German).
The language of teaching is German but written work can also be submitted in English
The workload required to complete the master's programme in History of Art and Architecture amounts to 120 ECTS credits. This is equivalent to the envisaged degree programme duration of 4 semesters. The master's programme in History of Art and Architecture is organised in 12 modules.