Guide for international researchers

German language courses

German language courses at the University of Tuebingen, language tandem, intercultural consulation hours, intercultural workshops offered by the Welcome Center, German for international physicians

Family and children

Schools, kindergartens and daycare; child benefits; Family Office of the University of Tuebingen


Public transportation: job tickets for university staff and guests or for university hospital employees; student tickets

Visa, residence permit, working in Germany

Residence permit and visa, doctoral studies and working permits

Housing and accommodations

University guest houses and accommodations for visiting scientists and scholars and for doctoral students

Wi-Fi, email and ID cards

Eduroam in Tuebingen; email accounts; IDs and chip cards


Tuebingen Research Campus

Tübingen Research CampusGeneral information about life in Tuebingen is jointly provided by the Welcome Centers and services of the University of Tuebingen, its Faculty of Medicine and the Max Planck Institutes on the page "Life in Tuebingen" of the Tuebingen Research Campus.

The Welcome Center continues to offer you personal support before and during your stay at the University of Tuebingen and Faculty of Medicine.



For researchers at the University of Tuebingen (without University Medicine)

welcomecenter [at]

Tel. +49 7071 29-78040

For researchers at the Faculty of Medicine

welcomecenter [at]

About us - all contact persons

Responsibilities, addresses, opening times and registration


Our brochures


Broschüre Welcome Center

Welcome Center (English)

Guest accommodations (German)