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International Scholars


International House: guest house for international scholars and venue of the Cologne International Forum
Photo: Thomas Arntz/KölnAlumni



Welcome Centre for international scholars at the University of Cologne

The Welcome Centre offers individual assistance for international researchers. We provide a range of services to make the preparations and the stay itself as uncomplicated and pleasant as possible.

If you would like our assistance please fill out our registration form.


Visiting Hours

Tuesdays: 10:00am - 12:00pm
Thursdays: 10:00am - 12:00pm 
SSC building (Universitätsstr. 22a), 1st floor, room 1.207

By indivual appointment at your convenience:
Please send us an email to international.scholars(at) to make an appointment.
We also offer consultations via email, Zoom or telephone.

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