University as an EmployerAttractive Basic Conditions

Heidelberg University offers its employees attractive conditions and services in an interesting working environment that also supports a healthy balance between career and private life.

Flexible Work Hours

Ruperto Carola offers flexible work-hour arrangements to meet the needs of its employees. Flex-time, telecommuting, and part-time employment make balancing work and family life much easier.


The Heidelberg University “Kinderhaus” offers a variety of care options and activities for children of all ages. Even school vacations and special emergency situations are covered.

Financial Benefits

As a civil service employer, Heidelberg University offers its employees a variety of ways to build assets and otherwise provide for retirement.

Workplace health promotion

Heidelberg University wants to support the health of its employees at the workplace and in their leisure time with various offers for workplace health promotion.