13.07 – 31.07.2019
Residential students arrival: 13.07.2019
Departure: 01.08.2019

Throughout the year we also offer the opportunity for individual students to apply for private tutoring for any length of time and studying any subjects they wish. They will be provided with accommodation if needed.

This course will take 2 weeks and is tailored for students who are about to start G11 and consequently begin their first year of the IB. Students will cover 18 hours of study per subject. Small study groups creating a friendly atmosphere for the students to learn efficiently.

During the course the students will cover the syllabus in up to 6 of their main chosen subjects and expand their knowledge in additional minor subjects.

For further information visit the PRE IB Registration Form.

Through a range of techniques such as studying IB papers and interactive learning, students will build their confidence in the chosen subjects. The homework private study will be supervised by our professional teachers. Students may choose to have individual private tutoring.

Throughout the week students will have the opportunity to explore Vienna, to visit museums, exhibitions or simply relax on campus with friends. Sports activities lead by our professional sports instructors will also be offered in the afternoon free time.

  • Choice of up to 6 subjects
  • Minor subject choices: TOK, EE, IA, Graphical Calculator and Excel skills, Personal statement, University application and CAS
  • Each main subject is covered in 18 hours over 2.5 days: 15 hrs per main subject + 3 hrs of supervised homework
  • Small study groups of up to 8-10 students (often 2-5 students)
  • Lessons start at 9 am and end at 5 pm followed by homework, individual study or optional private tutoring
  • Baroque study rooms located in a beautiful Austrian Palace with a view over a marvellous green park, creating a nice study atmosphere
  • Classes are led by a team of exclusively selected, highly professional IB examiners from International schools. All IB teachers have a minimum of 15 years of IB teaching experience
  • Breakfast, lunch, snacks and drinks will be provided throughout the day
  • Cultural excursions to Vienna and afternoon sporting activities led by professional sport instructors
  • Residential students will be collected from the airport on their arrival date and returned on their departure date

Students can combine PRE IB Summer Course with VISUAL ART Summer Course. For further details go to the section: “IB Visual ART Summer Course”.

English A: Lang & Lit HL German A: Lang & Lit HL Spanish A: Lang & Lit HL French A: Lang & Lit HL
English A: Lang & Lit SL German A: Literature HL Spanish A: Lang & Lit SL French A: Lang & Lit SL
English A: Literature HL German A: Literature SL Spanish A: Literature HL French A: Literature HL
English A: Literature SL German B: HL Spanish A: Literature SL French A: Literature SL
English B: HL German B: SL Spanish B: HL French B: HL
English B: SL German Ab Initio Spanish B: SL French B: SL
Russian HL Bulgarian HL Dutch HL
Russian SL Bulgarian SL Dutch SL
Further Math Math HL Math SL Math Studies
Biology HL Chemistry HL Physics HL Design Technology HL
Biology SL Chemistry SL Physics SL Design Technology SL
Sport Science ESS Computer Science ITGS
Economics HL Business & Management HL History HL Geography HL
Economics SL Business & Management SL History SL Geography SL
Global Politics Psychology HL Philosophy HL
Psychology SL Philosophy SL
Visual Art HL Theatre HL Music HL Film HL
Visual Art SL Theatre SL Music SL Film SL
Exam Papers Practice Day Exam Techniques session Stress Management Private Tuition
Additional courses
Exam Papers Practice Day Exam Techniques Session Stress Management Individual Private Tuition
Lessons Schedule
8:45 – 10:30 Study Period
10:30 – 11:00 Morning Break
11:00 – 13:00 Study Period
13:00 – 14:00 Lunch Break
14:00 – 15:30 Study Period
15:30 – 15:45 Afternoon Break
15:45 – 17:00 Study Period
Number of courses Residential Non residential
1 course €915 (3 nights) €690
2 courses €1.830 (6 nights) €1.380
3 courses €2.820 (10 nights) €2.070
4 courses €3.735 (13 nights) €2.760
5 courses €4.650 (16 nights) €3.450
Each Optional Course €250 €250

Residential accommodation fees: Include 18 hrs tuition per subject in beautiful baroque style seminar rooms. Sleeping accommodation offered in a fantastic 4 star campus (single or shared room) with en-suite facilities and WiFi. Breakfast, lunch, snacks and drinks on campus.

Non residential fees: Include 18 hrs tuition per subject in beautiful baroque style seminar rooms, with breakfast, lunch, snacks and drinks on campus.

Students may register for the IB Courses at any time before the course begins. However, residential students should send their application no later than 60 days prior the course, in order to secure their accommodation on campus. Classes are popular and spaces may fill up quickly, so the students must be sure to submit their application as soon as possible.  After the deposit has been received, the registration will be completed.

Apply online by filling out the online registration form for the PRE IB Summer Course

Payment: A deposit of €500 is required to be paid after the application form has been submitted and accepted. The balance of fees will be due 60 days before the courses begin. If the student has registered within 60 days prior to the beginning of the courses, then the full fee will be payable at once.

Chosen method of payment: Bank transfer or personal cheque. Please note that any charges incurred by the chosen method of payment must be borne by the applicant.

Bank Details: For security reasons we will not be publishing Study Academy Vienna Bank details online. They will be send immediately to you during the registration process.

Medical Insurance: All students must obtain their own medical insurance policy prior to attend Study Academy Vienna. Students from within the EU may use their E-Card or European Health Insurance Card. Private medical insurance is required for students outside the EU. It is advisable to purchase an accident insurance policy and travel insurance before coming to Vienna and also comprehensive insurance to cover the loss of personal items.

Obtaining VISA: EU citizens do not require a VISA. Non-EU citizens, please visit the following website, to obtain relevant travel documents for Austria: http://www.bmeia.gv.at/

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