Bachelor Programme for Teacher Education for Secondary Schools

Duration of study: 8 semesters
Credits: 240 ECTS

The Bachelor Programme for Teacher Education for Secondary Schools (General Education) in the Teacher Education Network South-East aims at a profound practical and science-oriented training in the skills required for professional practice at secondary schools. It is a prerequisite for the Master Programme which is the required professional qualification for employment at secondary schools.

Committed people who want to become teachers at secondary schools.

  • 8 semesters
  • 240 ECTS credits
  • Final award: Bachelor of Education (BEd)
  • The Bachelor Programme for Teacher Education for Secondary Schools is conducted in full-time form.
  • Burgenland Croatian/Croatian (Proof of knowledge of Latin is a prerequisite for participation in certain modules. In the curriculum you will find the module overview with the prerequisites of the subject as well as the requirement of knowledge of Latin*.)
  • German (Before taking the Bachelor examination, proof of knowledge of Latin* must be provided.)
  • English (Before beginning your studies, you must take a placement test at level B2 (Oxford Placement Test) and before taking the Bachelor examination, proof of knowledge of Latin* must be provided.)
  • Geography and Economics
  • History, Social Studies and Political Education (Before starting the 3rd semester, proof of knowledge of Latin* must be provided.)
  • Catholic Religious Education
  • Mathematics

* This proof can be provided with the certificate of a Latin exam which meets the requirements of § 6 UBVO 1998, or with a certificate of Latin at Secondary Schools in the amount of ten periods.

  • General higher education entry qualification ("Matura" (Austrian High School Diploma) or certificate of higher education entry qualification examination or "Berufsreifeprüfung")
  • Completed admission procedure

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.