The national language of Austria is German. You will soon notice that there exist many different regional dialects. Nevertheless, it is important to learn standard German so that you easily commiunicate in everyday life (at school, at the doctor’s, at the authorities) join clubs and find work.
German language courses help you to learn the language quickly, but daily practice is just as important: Try to find German-speaking friends and acquaintances at language cafes, as tandem partners or while you are volunteering in a club of your choice. There are many websites that offer German language courses online and many of these websites are cheap or even free. lease see the links on tandem opportunities, language cafes and free language courses below.