Welcome Point - Teaching and research in Jena

Service and information for international visiting scientists and scholars, and their host institutions
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Welcome to Friedrich Schiller University Jena!

The Universitys Welcome Point supports international visiting scientists and scholars, and their families in planning their journey to and arrival in Jena, and during their entire stay at our university.




International doctoral candidates please contact the Graduate Academy, which offer an extensive range of services.

If you have a contract of employment at the University, please contact the Division for Human Resources.

International visiting scientists and scholars
Service and information for international visiting scientists
Hosts and host institutes
Information and services for hosts and host institutes
Download section
Downloadable important forms and documents
culturel life in Jena
Living in Jena
Practical advice for the city on the river Saale
plaster cast collections of ancients sculptures
Intercultural events
Intercultural events for visiting scientists and their families
Jena regional group of the Deutsche Gesellschaft der Humboldtianer e.V.
Regional group Jena of the DGH e.V.
Information for the scholarholders of the AvH Foundation
Petri desk
Research Alumni
Connected with the Friedrich Schiller University Jena for life!
Dual career service for visiting scientists and scholars
Services for accompanying spouses
Erasmus + short stays
Preparation, application, funding
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