Diploma Exam

Support materials for Public International Law

Recommended Literature:

Reinisch (ed.), Österreichisches Handbuch des Völkerrechts, 5th Edition 2013, Band I+II

„Völkerrecht verstehen“ (Beham/Fink/Janik, facultas, 2015) is sufficient if a public international law material collection is used additionally.

The ability to work with a material collection (online or offline) is required.

Examination Subjects

  • Core subjects are chapters II, III, IV, X; (Sources of International Law, Subjects of International Law, State Responsibility)
  • Furthermore chapters I, V, VI, VII and XI of “Ergänzungsskriptum” by Beham/Hödl/Hofbauer
  • Chapters VIII, IX, XII of the Ergänzungsskriptum do not have to be known in detail.
  • As a supplement the slide script and the case script by Schweighofer. (The scripts are available for download on the Moodle platform. If you were not activated automatically contact rechtsinformatik@univie.ac.at

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

Current Dates of Examination

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


25.05.2020, 09:00-12:00 and 13:00-16:00

26.05.2020, 09:00-12:00 and 13:00-17:00

27.05.2020, 09:00-12:00 and 13:00-14:00


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