Working & Researching in Heidelberg

Here we provide you with the necessary information around all relevant topics for your stay in Heidelberg, including the preparations for your arrival and your departure. The Welcome Centre Team is your primary contact and supports you regarding visa issues, the search for an apartment, essential visits to public authorities up to the finding of an appropriate school for your children.

Furthermore, the Welcome Centre organizes events and excursions for visiting researchers and their families. After a registration on their Online Portal you will have access to all the offers and will be able to get in touch with other visiting scholars.

Please Note

  • International students and applicants for a university place should please contact the Advisory Services for International Students.
  • Foreign doctoral students can contact the Graduate Academy.