Visa, Residence and Regulatory Aspects

International researchers and employees are kindly recommended to better arrange enough time for the application process for a German Visa.


There are several formalities to take care of before and after your entry into Germany. The following checklists are supposed to give you a brief overview over important documents and things to consider.


Arriving and settling in to a new country is never easy. Engaging in German Courses and/or Advanced Training help you getting accustomed to your new environment. The Welcome Center is happy to forward your requests to the right contact person and help you considering which course might be interesting for you.

Living and Working in Würzburg


Affordable housing in central location in Würzburg is highly sought after. We recommend you start searching for a flat or house early on.


To support and relieve your daily work routine, there are various care offers for your children.

Dual Career Service

We strive to support partners of newly appointed professors in their search for employment in the Main-Franken region and neighbouring areas.