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How you can prepare for the heating season

Some like it cooler, others only feel really comfortable in tropical temperatures. But actually everyone wants the same thing: Low heating costs. We reveal how the tiresome topic finally has an end! Are you for the hot or cold? One of the most discussed topics among flat share residents is the heating bill at the […]

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Some love them, others hate them: Group projects

Some love them, others hate them: Group projects. Be it a written project, a presentation or even a project spanning the semester, there is no way around collective work in groups when studying today. And that’s good! Because even in “real” life, especially in professional life, soft skills such as the ability to work in […]

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The best places for beer fans in Vienna

Raise your cups! Or better yet: your glasses! It is of course up to you what you sip your cool blond from. In any case, we will show you some great beer bars and exciting places for beer fans in Vienna and also serve a few exciting historical facts as a side dish. Cheers! Beer […]

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Tipps for shared student apartments

Finding the right shared apartment is rarely an easy task. This makes the feeling of having found your shared four walls and being able to enjoy a nice place to stay with friends for the next few years all the more fantastic. That’s why we’re giving you 5 tips on how you can go about […]

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Health insurance as a foreign student in Austria

Health insurance as a foreign student in Austria

Austrian universities are an attractive destination for foreign students. But they often have greater initial difficulties than their native counterparts. In addition to looking for a place to study and an apartment, there are also a bunch of formalities waiting for them. One question that arises here is what happens to them when they become […]

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Student grants at a glance: It’s all about the money!

There are few things about student life that are the subject of as many different stories as student grants. For a better perspective, we have summarized the most important key points for you and explain what will change for you in autumn 2022. Basic information on student grants According to Austrian law, the student grant […]

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Saving energy in the home

Saving energy in the home

Economics Minister Habeck has asked Austrian to take shorter showers to save energy. But does that really save a lot? Where can energy costs be reduced most effectively? An overview. Almost two thirds of Germans shower at least once a day. The average daily shower time is eight to twelve minutes. About 20 percent of […]

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Our summer highlights in Austria

Our summer highlights in Austria

Summer has finally arrived! And this year we want to enjoy it to the full. That’s why we’ve put together an extensive to-do list and tell you what you shouldn’t miss in Austria this summer. Zipline Annaberg Is your spirit animal a nimble mountain goat? Or are you more of a team sloth? Whether you’re […]

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A summer (almost) like then

A summer (almost) like then

The slow end of the Corona measures makes us quietly hope for normality again after two years of waivers and restrictions – and also has us dreaming of our next holiday. So knock on wood and dust off your passports as we bring you the best travel destinations for the afterlife, while keeping safety in […]

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The best bars for fancy spritzers in Vienna

The best bars for fancy spritzers in Vienna

“Bring the wine spritzer!” You can only toast to the most frequently quoted statement by our former mayor, Michael Häupl. To make everyday life a little more colourful and enjoy the spring-like temperatures, we tell you where you can get particularly unusual spritzers in Vienna. Wine spritzers are always a good idea, whether spring, summer, […]

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Wienliebe – Give your new city a chance

Wienliebe – Give your new city a chance

I recently got into conversation with an acquaintance of a friend of mine. Both of us, originally from another federal state, immediately found common ground: A new home – Vienna! The most liveable of cities that we’ve come to know and love! However, we both agreed that coming from a rural backwater it had taken […]

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The most beautiful walks in Vienna

The most beautiful walks in Vienna

Coliving motivates and inspires “Just go for a stroll, take a walk on the clouds…” If it can’t be the clouds – as it says in the Konstantin Wecker song – then at least explore one of the numerous routes that Vienna offers for walking. Recharge your batteries on these walks through Vienna, top up […]

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Tips for Saving money in the shared flat ➤ CoLivi

Tips for Saving money in the shared flat ➤ CoLivi

Welcome to saving money in the shared flat, welcome to true student life. Living in a shared apartment is (so they say) a real must in personality development and is (in retrospect) described by many as the best (and probably also the most sleepless) time as a student. However, in order for you to be able […]

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Flatshare FAQ: Here’s what you should watch out

Important aspects of flatsharing Starting your own flatshare and living with friends can be a great idea and a lot of fun. But it can also result in friendships breaking up, so it’s not something to be gone into lightly! You need to make sure that you know a bit about the finances involved, tenancy […]

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