Course 2015

Austrian Arbitration Academy

Unit 1 & Unit 2

Paul OberhammerJuly 19 - July 31 8 ECTS


The Austrian Arbitration Academy course takes place from July 19 to July 31, 2015 and consists of 60 contact hours. (Each contact hour consists of 50 minutes classroom teaching.)

Classes will be held Monday to Friday mornings. In additional afternoon and evening workshops the participants will discuss salient issues of international arbitration with special guests from the international arbitration community.


On July 31 a written exam will take place. On the evening before the exam, a special Q&A session will help the participants to prepare for the exam.


The classes will cover the following issues:

  • Introduction to International Arbitration
  • The Arbitration Clause
  • The Arbitral Tribunal
  • The Arbitral Proceedings
  • The Arbitral Award
  • The Challenge of the Award
  • The Enforcement of the Award
  • Introduction to Investment Arbitration


Successful participants will receive the University of Vienna – Austrian Arbitration Academy diploma.