Office Hours during the semester


MO 10:00 - 12:00

DI 10:00 - 12:00

MI 10:00 - 11:00

DO 15:00 - 16:00


Study related questions:
General information:
Questions about EcoS:

For general enquiries:

  1. Please continue to send us your enquiry in advance to
  2. in urgent cases you can also reach us by telephone at +43-1-4277-43840
  3. A personal appointment at the secretariat is only possible after making an appointment in time at


Communication exclusively via univie email addresses and Moodle.

Dear students!

We hereby draw your attention to the fact that any communication with lecturers and the staff of the Institute must take place exclusively via your univie email address. In addition, we would like to point out that you should regularly check your univie email addresses and also regularly check your spam folder when forwarding to your private email address. Please also check your Moodle accounts regularly, as this is where the work assignments for the respective courses are issued!

If you do not follow these work assignments, you cannot be graded positively.

Sinology at the University of Vienna

The Division of Sinology at the University of Vienna is part of the Department of East Asian Studies. The Division offers excellent research and research-based teaching on modern China. It is the largest center of research on modern China in Austria and is one of the most important centers of its kind in the German-speaking world.

In addition to modern Chinese language training, our focus of teaching and research is on politics, law, history, and society in Greater China (Mainland China, Hong Kong, and Taiwan).


12.06.2024 18:30

Transnational Networks of Human Resources and Knowledge in East Asia: A Case Study of Taiwan Merchant Wang Xuenong (1870–1915) and His Trading Company

13.06.2024 16:45

Big Data, Bigger Dilemmas: Navigating Elite and Mass Attitudes in China’s Digital Policy Landscape

19.06.2024 19:00

Einladung: Vorstellung des neuen Masters Sinophone Societies (19. Juni 19:00 Uhr, SIN 1)

20.06.2024 17:00

Locating Asian Architectural Postcoloniality: The Taiwanese Semiology

01.07.2024 13:15

Praxis-Workshop - Grundlagen der TCM (Traditionelle Chinesische Medizin), Einführung in die Theorie des Dao, der 5 Elemente und der 12 Meridiane


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