Department of Theatre, Film and Media Studies

UZA II, Rotunde Josef-Holaubek-Platz 2
1090 Vienna

Vienna University’s department of Theatre, Film and Media Studies, the only one of its kind in Austria, is the largest such university department in the German-speaking world. Keeping a productive distance to common theater and media practice, tfm is primarily a place of theoretical debate - but also acts as an interface between acdemic practice and artistic practice.


Film Academy Vienna – Department of Film and Television
Anton-von-Webern-Platz 1
A-1030 Vienna

Nearly seventy years after its founding, the Film Academy Vienna, as an innovative institution for the training and continuing education of film and television professionals, has become an integral component of the film sector.
The Academy succeeds in aligning proven teaching methods with the increasing need for interdisciplinarity and is thus able to meet the ever-changing challenges of the field. The focus here is on the individual, creative development of the students, which is promoted through a curriculum emphasising filmmaking as a craft.