Univ.-Prof. Mag. Dr. Thomas Jaeger, LL.M.

Organisation: Ms. Sabine Hagen, B.A. M.A.

Schottenbastei 10-16
1010 Vienna
Stairway 1, 5th floor, Room R510
phone: +43 4277 35903
fax: +43 4277 835903
e-mail: sabine.hagen [AT] univie.ac.at

Our secretariat is currently open, but we kindly ask to try e-mail or telephone and only seek personal contact in exceptional cases.

Opening hours: see here

Prof. Jaeger:
Schottenbastei 10-16 (Juridicum)
1010 Vienna
Stairway 1, 5th floor, Room R519
phone: +43 4277 35905
fax: +43-1-4277-835905
e-mail: thomas.jaeger [AT] univie.ac.at

Information for students of the University of Vienna: According to university directives we kindly ask you to use your university e-mail address (unet account) when contacting us via e-mail. E-mails via private accounts will not be answered. This also applies to registrations and participations in moodle courses. In case of problems please contact us via phone.


Appointments with Prof. Jaeger may be scheduled every Tuesday from 11:30 a.m. at Prof. Jaeger’s office (unless otherwise announced). For an appointment, please pre-register your visit with the secretariat (Sabine Hagen) ahead of time, indicating the purpose. No regular appointments are held during vacation times.

Assistance regarding the study program, exams, dissertations and Erasmus

Technical questions regarding the handling of Moodle and E-Learning (e.g. on the registration and de-registration for courses, deadlines etc.) are to be addressed to the Studien Service Center only. Organizational questions regarding courses and exams (e.g. on the admission to a course, waiting lists, compulsory attendance and excuses, starting times, de-registration etc.) are to be addressed to Sabine Hagen only.

General organizational questions and issues regarding the FÜM I exam (e.g. procedure, dates …) are to be addressed to the Studien Service Center only. Specific questions regarding the FÜM I exam´s European Law part (e.g. permissible materials, grading and inspection of original exams…) are to be addressed to Sen. Sc. Dr. Suzan Topal-Gökceli only. Information on the substance of the FÜM I on European Law can be found here.

Information on the preparation and subjects of the Module Exam in European Law (3rd cycle) with Prof. Jaeger can be found here. Details regarding the organization of Prof. Jaeger’s exam can be found here (Prüferchek by FV Jus). Side note: attending Prof. Jaeger's exercise in European Law and passing it with a positive grade are the optimal preparation for the oral exam. Attending the exercise is strongly recommended.

If you are interested in writing a dissertation with Prof. Jaeger, please arrange for an appointment only via Sabine Hagen. Please inform yourself on the requirements for acceptance of supervision, which can be found here.

Erasmus students can find information here.

Curriculum Vitae

Univ.-Prof. Dr. Thomas JAEGER, LL.M (K.U. Leuven), studied law in Vienna, Paris and Leuven and worked in legal and institutional practice in up to 2003. Subsequently, he was Assistant for European Law at Salzburg University and later Senior Research Fellow at the Max-Planck-Institute for Innovation and Competition in Munich. From 2013, he substituted Chairs in Civil Law at the Universities of Hanover and Munich. Since 2016, he has held a Chair in European Law at Vienna University. His research focuses on issues of European economic law, particularly the internal market and competition and enforcement.

Academic curriculum vitae


Courses in WS 2020/2021


Current Publications and academic lectures

Österreichische Gesellschaft für Europarecht

The European Law Team of the University of Vienna is closely affiliated with the Austrian Association for European Law (ÖGER). The ÖGER was founded in the year 1988 as a scientific association. It follows and comments on the development of the law of the EU from an Austrian perspective and is a member of the F.I.D.E. (La Fédération Internationale Pour le Droit Européen).

For the term of office 2018-2021 the board consists of Univ.-Prof. Dr. Thomas Jaeger, LL.M. (president), Univ.-Prof. DDr. Thomas Ratka (vice president), ao. Univ.-Prof. Dr. Siegfried Fina (secretary general) und Sen. Sc. Dr. Suzan Topal-Gökceli (treasurer).

Website of the ÖGER

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In case you want to join the ÖGER, please fill in the membership form.

The membership fee is currently 20 € per year. We recommend a standing order (account information will be provided with the confirmation of admission).