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Start of studies in the winter semester 2019

You decided to go for BOKU? Hurray! Welcome!

We are the ÖH BOKU (Austrian University Students' Association) at BOKU and your legal interest representation. We answer questions, initiate projects, organize events, help you in emergencies and try to represent you as best as possible. Who are WE? We are volunteer students that commit themselves to work for the sake of their fellow students and we are looking forward to getting to know you!

The time of your life starts soon - the first semester tutorial (EST) is your first step into the university a day which you should definitely not miss.
The EST is always held in the first week of the semester - this year on Monday October 1st 2019.

General Information

The week starts for you on Monday, October 1st "on the Türkenschanze". More precisely: in the TÜWI01, in the Peter Jordan Straße 76 in the 19th district . All the students are welcomed and you will meet your colleagues. Here is the current schedule. The programme is held in German language - you are an exchange/ first time abroad/international student? There are special welcome days for you in English! More information can be found here:

TUESDAY October 1st

Welcome ceremony by the rectorate and ÖH BOKU executive board in the TÜWI01 (Peter Jordan Straße 76)

  • FW/HNT, KTWW, LAP, LBT - 10:00 im Hörsaal TÜWI01
  • UBRM, AW - 11:00 im Hörsaal TÜWI01

12:00 - 13:00 Programme by your study representation

  • Forstwirtschaft (FW) / Holz- und Naturfasertechnologie (HNT) - MENH HS XV - 11:00
  • Kulturtechnik und Wasserwirtschaft (KTWW) - EXN HS 03 - 11:00
  • Landschaftsplanung und Landschaftsarchitektur (LAP/LARCH) - EXN HS 05 - 11:00
  • Agrarwissenschaften (AW) - EXN HS 01 - 12:00
  • Lebensmittel- und Biotechnologie (LBT) - GH 01 - 11:00
  • Umwelt- und Bioressourcenmanagement (UBRM) - TÜWI 01 - 12:00

Other information events:

BOKU-Online Training (German):

  • Tuesday, 1.10.19, 17.30h, TÜWI 01
  • Wednesday, 2.10.19, 15.30h, Muthgasse HS XXI
  • Wednesday, 9.10. 19, 17h, Exner-Haus HS 01

Lecture on the Rights and Duties of Students (all about examination modalities etc. - German):

  • Monday, 7.10.19, 16:30, TÜWI 01

Library tours in the main library (Exner-Haus) during October every Tuesday at 9am and Thursday at 1pm (more information here:


We are looking forward to meeting you!

Informationsblatt der Studienvertretungen