Bachelor Programme for Teacher Education for Primary Schools / Extra-occupational

Duration: 8 semesters
Credits: 240 ECTS

Would you like to become a teacher in primary school, but you are employed, have a child/children or a relative to look after?
The University College of Teacher Education Burgenland offers you the opportunity to complete the Bachelor Programme for Teacher Education for Primary Schools in the minimum duration of study (8 semesters for the Bachelor's programme) while working.

The Bachelor Programme for Teacher Education for Primary Schools in the Teacher Education Network South-East aims at a scientifically oriented and practical training in the skills required for professional practice and qualifies students to teach at primary schools.

Committed people who want to become teachers at primary schools.

  • General higher education entry qualification (Matura (Austrian High School Diploma) or certificate of higher education entry qualification examination or "Berufsreifeprüfung")
  • Employment of at least 20 hours / week
  • Childcare duties and/or
  • Nursing care duties of one or more relatives
  • Completed admission procedure

In the first semester of your studies to become a primary school teacher, you choose a focus according to your talent and interest, which is completed from the 3rd to the 8th semester:

  • Elementary Education
  • Inclusive pedagogy
  • Learning space nature
  • media.didactics.competence
  • Multilingualism
  • Religion

The ÖH (Austrian students' union) fee of € 20.20 per semester must be paid

Admission procedure

To become a student at the University College of Teacher Education Burgenland you must prove your profiency of German during your admission interview. Please phone / e-mail us for more detailed information.