The IAEA Language Programme at the VIC

Our Spring Semester Courses for 2018 are now available for online registration!

Our Spring Semester will run from Mon 19th February until the end of June 2018.

We will be offering various levels of German, English, French, Spanish, Italian, ArabicChinese, Japanese and Russian.

All our regular courses provide preparation and eligibility (after two years of study) for the UNLPE, including Level 7.

Group courses generally take place twice a week: some in the morning, some at lunchtime or in the evening.

Courses are open to:

  • staff members of organizations and service providers in the VIC
  • staff members of Permanent Missions and embassies holding a valid VIC access pass
  • officially recognized adult dependents and retirees – who also require a valid VIC access pass

A valid access pass for the duration of the semester you are registering is required.  A commissary-only admittance pass is not sufficient. Only a proper VIC access pass will be accepted.
For questions regarding access passes, please send a scanned copy of the pass to: vicsecuritycoordinator@unvienna.org before submitting a course fee payment.

Other ways to register for our semester courses

You can register

  • call 2600/26311
  • visit us in room F0979
  • come and see us at our stand in the Rotunda from 5th until the 16th of February. We will be there from 11.30 – 14.00 daily.

Placement Tests

Online placement tests are available here for German, English, Spanish, French and Italian.

Arabic, Chinese, Japanese and Russian placement tests can be arranged on appointment in F0979 or by contacting inlingua at iaea@inlingua.at.

All placement tests are free of charge.


Due to changes in exam accreditation process on the part of central government we are currently reviewing when the next  German UN Language Proficiency Exam  can take place. For more information about the exam please click on the link under German courses in the menu above. The exam consists of two main parts. The written exam will take place on the 13th of March 2018. The 20 minute oral part will be arranged on enrollment and normally takes place on a different day.


About inlingua – 1968 – 2018



In 2018, inlingua will be celebrating its 50th anniversary. Our sucess story began in 1968 with 6 schools in Germany. In the meantime, the network has grown into a worldwide language services organisation with over 320 centres around the globe. The word inlingua stands for a worldwide network of language centres encompassing more than 1,000,000 language students a year; it also stands for comprehensive know-how pertaining to all areas of the language industry, as well as first-rate service and tailor-made solutions to meet every conceivable language need.

At inlingua Vienna, we are able to draw upon this vast pool of know-how and resources to meet your language learning needs. inlingua was established in Vienna in 1979. Since that time, we have serviced thousands of local people and companies in langauge training and associated service. We have managed all IAEA language courses since January 2012.