Preparing 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 preparation 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 on Plan your stay you will find some useful information: