About the mdw
The mdw – University of Music and Performing Arts Vienna numbers among the world’s largest and most renowned universities specialised in the performing arts fields of music, theatre and film. The achievements of teachers, students and graduates of all courses of study make an ongoing contribution to the University’s worldwide reputation, while over 1,000 University-organised events per year afford students a comprehensive range of performance opportunities and serve to document the mdw’s high standards of instruction and scholarship.
Locations & Opening hours during semester
Anton-von-Webern-Platz 1, 1030 Wien
Lothringerstraße 18, 1030 Wien
Metternichgasse 8, 1030 Wien
Metternichgasse 12, 1030 Wien
Penzinger Straße 7-9, 1140 Wien
Rennweg 8, 1030 Wien
Rienößlgasse 12, 1040 Wien
Schlosstheater, Schönbrunner Schloßstraße, 1130 Wien
Seilerstätte 26, 1010 Wien
Singerstraße 26A, 1010 Wien
Ungargasse 14, 1030 Wien
Sunday & holidays
Seilerstätte 26 (Students practicing) 10.00 – 18.00
Please check bulletins to find out changed opening hours during holidays.
Facts and Figures
3,100 students from 70 countries
Programmes of Study
Offerings include Composition and Music Theory, Conducting, Tonmeister Education, the Instrumental Programme, Music Education, Music Therapy, Music and Movement Education, Church Music, Voice, Music Theatre Directing, Performing Arts, Film and Television, doctoral studies, specific certificate programmes, postgraduate programmes and preparatory programmes.