Diploma exam

Support materials for Public International Law

Recommended books: Reinisch (eds.), Österreichisches Handbuch des Völkerrechts, 6th edition (2021), Vol. I+II

Examination Subjects

  • Fundamentals of Public International Law today
  • Sources of International Law
  • International Law, European Union Law and Domestic Law
  • Subjects of International Law
  • Individuals in Public International Law
  • Privileges and Immunities in International Law
  • Prohibition of the Use of Force and the Principle of Non-Intervention
  • Territorial Aspects of Public International Law
  • International Economic Law
  • State Responsibility
  • International Humanitarian Law and the Law of War
  • Austria´s International Status and its Position within the Framework of Public International Law since 1918

These examination subjects refer to the Diploma Study "Rechtswissenschaften" and the Master of Laws (LLM) "Business Law"


The German version of this page contains further details on the modalities for oral exams.

Current Dates of Examination

Examinations take place on the following days (subject to correction):


17.11.2021, 10:00-12:00 and 13:00-17:30

18.11.2021, 10:00-12:00 and 13:00-17:30

(Online-Exam via Moodle Collaborate; Back-up Zoom)


Please send emails regarding exam cancellations to brigitte.weidinger@univie.ac.at