Lectures, talks and symposia

Exile and Gender Conference

17 – 19 September 2014 | Institute of German and Romance Studies
This conference is organised by Charmian Brinson (Imperial College London) and Andrea Hammel (Aberystwyth University) for the Research Centre for German and Austrian Exile Studies, at the Institute of Modern Languages Research (School of Adavanced ...

Österreich Tag 2014

11 October 2014, 9.30am | Austrian Cultural Forum London
This special day on Austria presents topical information for German language teachers and others interested in Austrian life and culture. This year, Brigitte Kovacs (Institute of Contemporary Art, Graz) will talk about Gustav Klimt, while ...
The Austro-Hungarian Empire at War: On the Eastern Front and at Home

The Austro-Hungarian Empire at War: On the Eastern Front and at Home

13 October 2014, 7.00pm | Austrian Cultural Forum London
Monday 13 October, 7pm, ACF London To commemorate the centenary of the beginning of the First World War, the ACF London and the Czech Centre focus on WW1 from a Central European perspective. Christian Ortner ...
The ‘Wiener Methode der Bildstatistik’

The ‘Wiener Methode der Bildstatistik’ . (ISOTYPE) – between Art and Design

14 October 2014, 7.00pm | Austrian Cultural Forum London
Part of the Time(less) Signs exhibition Christopher Burke, co-editor of the book Isotype: design and contexts, 1925–1971 (2013), will talk about the pictorial language developed by Otto Neurath and his colleagues. As co-founder ...

Our European Past: the Congress of Vienna and Us

16 October 2014, 6.30pm | Europe House
To mark the 200th anniversary of the Congress of Vienna, Dr Philip Mansel shows how European networks of courts, courtiers and diplomats helped to run it, and to make the nineteenth century an age of ...

Exhibition Tour

3 December 2014, 5.00pm | Austrian Cultural Forum London
Exhibition Tour Maria C. Holter will give a curator-led tour before the panel discussion.


Intercultural Achievement Award

The Austrian government is looking to award Nonprofit organisations in the fields of Education, Participation & Business for innovative and solution-oriented projects that operate under the umbrella of intercultural dialogue. For further information click here.

Scholarships 2014 / 2015

The BMUKK, Graz-City Writer and other Austrian scholarship bodies have announced their 2014/15 scholarships. Click here to find out more.

Scholarships 2014/15

The Austrian Ministry for Siceince and Research has just announced scholarships in these fields for 2014/15. Find out more information by visiting www.grants.at


An excellent resource for foreign students coming to or already in the UK.  The website includes a directory of scholarships & a useful guide to the NHS. Find out more at www.foreignstudents.com/