The IAEA Language Programme at the VIC

Our Autumn Semester Courses are now online!


Just click on the link above to enroll. The Autumn Semester runs from Mon 18th September 2017 until Wed 31st January 2018.

We are 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 in the morning, 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 4th – 15th September. 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.


Our next German UN Language Proficiency Exam takes place on Wednesday 13 September 2017. For more information and how to enroll 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. The 20 minute oral part will be arranged on enrollment and normally takes place on a different day.


About inlingua

The word inlingua stands for a worldwide network of over 320 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 2012.