Welcome Guide for prae- & postdoctoral employees (EU & international)

This guide provides you with important information on preparing your and your family members’ entry to Austria and your arrival in Vienna. You will find useful information about settling in and living in Vienna, as well as tips on where to find help and links to institutions which can support you while getting established in Austria.

Immigration law

Depending on your country of origin, different regulations regarding entry and residence in Austria may apply:

Additional information

As one of the largest employers in Austria, the University of Vienna strives to support its staff in reconciling job and family duties. The following website provides information about the University of Vienna's offers and services related to the reconciliation of work and family life:

The Human Resources and Gender Equality unit strives to support new employees in creating the best possible professional and private environment. To allow for a good start at the University of Vienna, the following page provides important information for new employees:

 Additional links

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