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

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


Organization: Sabine Hagen, B.A. M.A.


Consultation hours are held on Tuesdays from 11:30 a.m. - unless otherwise announced - in the office of Prof. Jaeger. Please note that attendance is only possible by prior appointment with Ms. Sabine Hagen, stating the purpose of the visit. There are no regular consultation hours during the lecture-free period.

Questions about studies, 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.) should 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.) should be addressed to Sabine Hagen only.

General organizational questions and issues regarding the FÜM I exam (e.g. procedure, dates …) should 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…) should 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 an appointment only via Sabine Hagen. Please inform yourself of 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


Additional information can be found here.


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

Website of the FIDE

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).