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Faculty of InternationalSample Institute

International Scholars


Welcome Centre for international scholars at the University of Cologne

A happy guest is the host´s delight. It is our wish to meet the needs and expectations of guests and hosts alike. Albert's International Assistance provides consulting and support for foreign scholars and their hosts at the Institutes and Seminars of the University of Cologne.


Registration with the Welcome Centre

To make use of our full service for international scholars of the University of Cologne, please fill in the registration form and submit it via e-mail (international.scholars(at) as soon as possible. Registered international scholars receive a welcome package upon their arrival.

In addition we issue a university library card, a guest scholar ID and a computer account (find more information here) upon request.


News & Activities

Postdoc Career Day (event in German)

Postdoc Career Day (event in German)

Fördermöglichkeiten in den Geistes- und Sozialwissenschaften

Postdoc Career Program

Postdoc Career Program

The University of Cologne is dedicated to supporting young researchers in the postdoc phase


Opening hours:

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday

9:00 am - 12:00 am and on appointment

SSC (Student Service Center) 1st floor: 1.210 and 1.211




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