Course 2016

Austrian Arbitration Academy

Unit 1 & Unit 2

Paul OberhammerJuly 17 - July 29 8 ECTS


The Austrian Arbitration Academy course takes place from July 17 to July 29, 2016 and consists of 64 contact hours. (Each contact hour consists of 45 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 29 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.