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PTW BA.pth.

Psychotherapy Science Bachelor Programme

This degree programme is a foundation course, i.e. it teaches the basics of psychotherapy science. The course duration is six semesters. Upon successful completion, students earn the academic degree Bakkalaurea / Bakkalaureus der Psychotherapiewissenschaft (BA.pth.).

  • 6 semesters
  • 180 ECTS
  • BA.pth.
  • English
PTW Mag.pth.

Psychotherapy Science Master Programme

The Master programme in psychotherapy science builds on the Bachelor programme and provides in-depth knowledge of theory, methodology, scientific and research methods and clinical competences. The course duration is four semesters. Upon successful completion, students earn the academic degree Magistra / Magister der Psychotherapiewissenschaft (Mag.pth.).

  • 4 semesters
  • 120 ECTS
  • Mag.pth.
  • English
PTW Dr. scient. pth.

Psychotherapy Science Doctoral Programme

The focus of the Doctoral Programme in Psychotherapy Science is on qualitative research, related to empirical, theoretical and historical work, including the critical examination of existing research directions or schools. The duration of the programme is 6 semesters. The awarded degree is a Doktorin / Doktor der Psychotherapiewissenschaft (Dr. scient. pth.) which is equivalent to an international Ph.D.

  • 6 semesters
  • 180 ECTS
  • Dr. scient. pth.
  • English
PSY BSc.

Psychology Bachelor Programme

The Bachelor degree programme in psychology is a six-semester (three year) study programme which lays the groundwork for studying psychology. Graduates will be awarded a “Bachelor of Science, BSc.” (180 ECTS).

  • 6 semesters
  • 180 ECTS
  • BSc.
  • English
PSY MSc.

Psychology Master Programme

The four-semester Master’s degree programme in Psychology (MSc.) builds on the knowledge and experiences gained from the Bachelor’s programme in Psychology (BSc.). Graduates will be awarded a “Master of Science, MSc.” (120 ECTS).

  • 4 semesters
  • 120 ECTS
  • MSc.
  • English
PSY PhD.

Psychology PhD Programme

The PhD programme offers scientific training in psychology at an international level and prepares graduates for scientific work in the field and/or for representing psychology in teaching and research at university level. This is a six semester programme (180 ECTS), graduates are awarded a Doctor of Philosophy in Psychology, PhD.

  • 6 semesters
  • 180 ECTS
  • PhD.
  • German
MED BScMed

Human Medicine Bachelor Programme

The Bachelor’s degree course in Human Medicine is a joint undergraduate program for physicians, dentists and pharmacists.
Degree: Bachelor of Science in Medical Sciences (BMSc)
Course duration: 6 Semesters

  • 6 semesters
  • 180 ECTS
  • BScMed
  • German
MED Dr. med. univ.

Human Medicine Master program

Consecutive Master program: Master’s degree course in Human Medicine
University degree: Dr. med. univ.

  • 6 semesters
  • 180 ECTS
  • Dr. med. univ.
  • German
MED Dr. med. dent.

Dental Medicine Master program

Consecutive Master program: Master’s degree course in Dental Medicine
University degree: Dr. med. dent.

  • 6 semesters
  • 180 ECTS
  • Dr. med. dent.
  • German
JUS LL.B.

Law Bachelor Programme

The six-semester Bachelor’s degree course in law offers the opportunity to get a hands-on training from experts. Graduates are awarded a “Bachelor of Laws (LL.B.)”.

  • 6 semesters
  • 180 ECTS
  • LL.B.
  • German
JUS LL.M.

Law Master Programme

The Bachelor’s and Master’s degree constitute the university education required for the legal core professions notary, lawyer, prosecutor and judge.

  • 4 semesters
  • 120 ECTS
  • LL.M.
  • German
PTW MA

University Course Art Therapy

The university course “Art Therapy” at Sigmund Freud University Vienna lasts 5 semesters (90 ECTS) and concludes with a Master of Arts (MA). This is a part-time course which is offered on a scientific basis with a practice-oriented perspective.

  • 5 semesters
  • 90 ECTS
  • MA
  • German
PTW MSc.

University Course Hypnosystemic Counselling and Interventions

The university course “Hypnosystemic Counselling and Interventions” lasts four semesters (120 ECTS) and concludes with a Master of Science (MSc.). This is a part-time course which is offered in cooperation with Milton Erickson Akademie Wien.

  • 4 semesters
  • 120 ECTS
  • MSc.
  • German
PSY MBA

University Course Management Sciences

The university course “Management Sciences” has an emphasis on “Management Consulting, Training and Coaching”, lasts four semesters (120 ECTS) and concludes with a Master of Business Administration, MBA. The course is offered in cooperation with ARGE Bildungsmanagement.

  • 4 semesters
  • 120 ECTS
  • MBA
  • German
PSY MSc/M.A.

University Course Counselling Sciences and Social Systems Management

This course has an emphasis on counselling, lasts 4 semesters (90 ECTS), and – depending on the focus – concludes with a “Master of Science (MSc)” or “Master of Arts (M.A.)”. The course is offered in cooperation with ARGE Bildungsmanagement.

  • 4 semesters
  • 90 ECTS
  • MSc/M.A.
  • German
EA Certificate, Diploma

Executive Education

All offers on the website of the SFU Executive Academy. Executive Education offers, university courses, further education seminars, diploma courses ... Please note that the courses are offered in German.  

  • Certificate, Diploma
  • German