The Faculty of Catholic Theology of the University of Vienna is notable for its broad professional and methodological area of expertise. The Faculty is structured in seven departments and 15 areas of studies and research. All departments are located at Schenkenstraße 8-10, 1010 Vienna.


Department for Biblical Studies

  • Old Testament
  • New Testament


Department for Christian Philosophy


Department for Historical Theology

  • Church History
  • Patrology and Studies of Eastern Churches
  • Liturgical Studies and Sacramental Theology
  • Theology of Spirituality


Department for Canon and Ecclesiastical Law


Department for Practical Theology

  • Pastoral Theology
  • Religious Education and Catechetics


Department for Study of Religions


Department for Systematic Theology and Ethics