Coronavirus – The Welcome Centre kindly informs
The current COVID–19 pandemic raises many questions. For an initial overview, please have a look at the webpages of the Integration Commissioner of the Federal Government and the coronavirus information page of the university of Göttingen.
Are you already planning a research stay or to start a job in Göttingen in the coming weeks? Then you will find more detailed information on this page that can help you with your further planning!
For questions concerning your entry to Germany as well as your start in Göttingen, please find this handout, which is updated regularly.
Since the beyond content is external, some of the linked information sources are unfortunately only available in German.
Corona warning appThe 'Corona-Warn-App' helps to track and interrupt chains of SARS-CoV-2 (COVID–19 trigger) infections in Germany. The app is based on technology with a decentralized approach and informs people when they have been in contact with an infected person. Transparency is of vital importance in order to protect the population and increase acceptance.
Entry into Germany
Useful information for your entry into Germany and what you need to consider in advance:
Infection protection measures and rules of conduct
What do you have to consider when staying in Germany and which rules of conduct needs to be followed?
German news in English
Below is a collection of news pages to stay well informed:
The International Office
The Welcome Centre is not barrier-free. Please contact us if you need assistance.