Info for students and graduates

Application and Résumé Check

The application check takes place online (via Zoom) or by telephone - in person by appointment. Send us your application documents via e-mail to alumni@boku.ac.at and receive comprehensive feedback.

This service is free of charge and open for BOKU students and alumni.


Individual Application Preparation

Apart from reviewing your application and résumé, we also offer the possibility to make use of our individual application preparation material including tips regarding the job interview, job hunting or salary negotiations.

Please contact us at alumni(at)boku.ac.at to arrange for an individual appointment with us.

This service costs EUR 30,- per session (1 session = 50 minutes) for alumni members. For non-members one session costs EUR 50,-.


Application Photo

Job hunting - done professionally ... starts with the perfect, personalized application photo!

For alumni members application photos can be obtained at a reduced price at Foto Schuster.

Alternative Application Pass

4 photos of size 4cm x 6cm and a digital version (13x18, 96 dpi) for the special price of EUR 29.50 (instead of EUR 40.00).

Alternative Application Series

Please bring various professional clothing for this photoshoot.

The photoshoot and 1 photo of size 15x20 or 1 set of 6 passport photos incl. the respective digital versions (13x18, 96 dpi) for the special price of EUR 49.00 (instead of EUR 77.40).

Download BOKUalumni Offer Foto Schuster


Foto R. Michael Schuster
15., Mariahilfer Str. 186
Tel. 01/892 60 50


Application Templates

We provide downloadable templates (at the moment available only in German) for applications, e-mail applications, résumés and unsolicited applications. The templates for the résumé and the letter of application are freely available for everyone. Further documents are visible only to alumni members and are password protected.



number 1 - classic

number 2 - extraordinary

number 3 - modern


Letter of application:

number 1  - classic

number 2  - extraordinary

number 3  - modern


The Job Compass

With 44 pages, the new brochure "Guide for Successful Applications" published by alumni helps you to create your successful application. No matter if you are entering the labor market, are a fast climber, or wish to change your career plans, this guidebook will help you formulate and design your application documents.


The guidebook offers an overview of the current situation of the job market for BOKU graduates and provides detailed information on prospects. Subsequent chapters describe the individual steps of the application process - starting with a self-analysis for self-assessment of your professional and personal abilities, via the right job-related research, including important contact links, all the way to the design of your documents (letter of application, résumé and reports). Download The Job Compass (available only in German)


Application and Job Preparation Seminars

alumni specifically prepares you for the application phases and entrance into a career by offering character building and career preparation seminars. For detailed information and dates, please consult our alumni Calendar of Events.




Career-Service, Jobportal:


Phone: 01/47654-10440

Alumnidachverband der Universität für Bodenkultur Wien
Gregor Mendel-Straße 33, Südliches Turmzimmer, 1180 WienTelefon (+43 1) 47654/10440Mo - Do9.00 Uhr - 12.00 Uhr, 13.00 Uhr - 16.00 Uhr