Welcome Centre for international academics

Welcome Centre for international academics

Welcome to the University of Passau!

We are glad that you decided upon a research stay at the University of Passau and welcome you at our University and in the city of Passau.

Whether you are a visiting scholar, a lecturer or researcher on a regular employment contract with the University or an international graduate looking to start your doctoral studies in Passau – we are here to help you with all non-academic issues.

We wish you a good time and hope that you feel comfortable in Passau!

If you plan a research visit or your doctoral studies at the University in Passau, please register first with our moveon system and fill in the registration form afterwards.

Our services

Before you come to Passau: prepare and organise your stay

Upon arrival: your first steps in Passau

Before you leave Passau: keep in mind some important formalities

We've listed all the important formalities in our Arrival Guide and hope that this will help you to prepare your stay in Passau.

Trip to the floating Christmas Market Vilshofen

On Saturday December 2  the Welcome Centre invites you to a trip to the floating Christkindlmarket in Vilshofen. Our trip starts at 2 p.m. and is free for all international scholars. For more information please have a look at our official invitation. Please register with us until November 30. We are looking forward to seeing you!

Advice for Students

The Welcome Center ist established for visiting scholars, lecturers or researchers, as well as for international graduate students. Bachelor or Master Students please direct your questions to the International Office (international@uni-passau.de).

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Contact person

Elisabeth Stadler
Elisabeth Stadler

Room VW 010

Phone: +49 851 509 1169 Elisabeth.Stadleratuni-passau.de Website Office hours:

Mo - Do 10:00 - 16:00

Project Lead

Jana Schöberl

Mrs Schöberl is on parental leave until December 2017 inclusive. In the meantime, please direct your enquiries to Ms Elisabeth Stadler.