Prepare your stay

It doesn’t matter whether you are coming to Germany with a research grant or have successfully applied for a job or whether you are staying for a few months or several years: a research stay in another country usually requires some preparations and many things have to be considered:

  • Which entry and visa regulations apply?
  • Will I need a work permit?
  • Will my qualifications be recognised?
  • And how will I find accommodation?

In our section "Living in Germany" you will find some useful information:

Plan your Stay

Plan your Stay

Read more about visa regulations, health insurance questions, work permits, finding a place to live and more. More Plan your Stay

Language Skills: German – a must?

Language Skills: German – a must?

While it is no problem to communicate in English at German research institutes, there are still plenty of good reasons for at least gaining a basic knowledge of German. Language is the key to a country’s culture and people! More Language Skills: German – a must?