Researching and Working in Heidelberg
Here we provide you with the necessary information around all topics relevant for preparing your stay in Heidelberg, everyday life here until preparing your leave – visa issues, the search for an apartment, essential visits to authorities up to the finding of an appropriate school for your children.
Furthermore, we regularly organize events and excursions for visiting researchers and their families, provide an online portal and a mentoring program.
International students should please contact the Serviceportal for international students.
Applicants for a university place address themselves to the admission office for international applicants.
Foreign graduate students can contact the Graduate Academy.
Service and First Steps
The job ticket for local public transport is currently available to employees of the university, clinic, PH and building authorities for € 42.30 per month and is valid throughout the entire VRN area.
Culture & Events
Heidelberg and the Rhine-Neckar region shine with a rich and attractive cultural scene that covers every sphere and institution, where both cabaret artists and internationally acclaimed stars are at home.
Das Welcome Centre ist für die Ausstellung von Aufnahmevereinbarungen für ein Visum / Aufnahmevereinbarung für Forscher (§20 AufenthG) zuständig.