Internationaler Gastwissenschaftler mit grünem Regenschirm vor dem Welcome Center © Photo: A. Müller

Welcome to Dresden!

The team of the DRESDEN-concept Welcome Center at TU Dresden supports international researchers and their families in planning and carrying out their research stay of three months or more. As a service point, the Welcome Center team provides advice on all non-academic and practical issues in order to make your stay in Dresden as pleasant and simple as possible - whether for a semester or a permanent position. A broad network of internal and external partners offers a wide range of administrative and social services.

Address: Nürnberger Straße 31 A, 01187 Dresden
Opening hours: Monday - Thursday, 10 a.m. - 12 noon.
Phone: +49 351 463 34009

Our office is closed from 22.12.2018 - 06.01.2019

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Important Information at a Glance

main door welcome center

The DRESDEN-concept Welcome Center at TU Dresden

Offer to international researcher
Extensive information on formal and social integration opportunities can be found in our Welcome Guide and Checklist. Events and German courses are offered at

Offer for hosts at DRESDEN-concept facilities
If you, as an inviting institute, expect an international researcher, please send us an application form via e-mail. After we have received the application form, we will contact your guest and clarify all pending formal questions.


Das TU Dresden Welcome Center
Santander Universities

We are very grateful for the generous support by Santander Universities and more than delighted to be part of this worldwide network!