Welcome Center for International Scholars

Services for international postdoctoral researchers and professors
[Photo: Max Kovalenko]

Please note that IZ is closed until further notice. Personal meetings or consultations have to arranged by appointment! 

The Welcome Center for International Scholars is a central service point at the University of Stuttgart for international postdoctoral researchers and professors. Doctoral researchers please address to the Department International Students Services of the International Office.

Our goal is to help you settle in quickly and make the most of your stay at the University of Stuttgart. Therefore we provide information and consultation services regarding all non-academic matters of your stay. We also cooperate with other services and institutions within and outside the university and can connect you with the ones that fit your needs.

To be able to offer you our services, we kindly request you to register online:

Moreover, we support institutes of the University of Stuttgart in employing/hosting international scholars.

You can find the Welcome Center for International Scholar in the International Center (IZ) on campus Vaihingen. You can meet us in person during our consultation hours on Mondays and Wednesdays from 10 am – 12 pm and 2 pm – 4 pm.
You may also contact us by e-mail or phone.


This picture showsRaphaela Diel

Raphaela Diel

Head of Welcome Center for International Scholars

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