Checklist "Before leaving home"

Please remember to bring the following documents to Bamberg (if applicable):

  • Passport
  • Several biometrical passport photographs
  • Proof of financial resources (e.g. certificate of stipend)
  • Proof of health insurance (if it does cover your stay in Germany)
  • International certificate of vaccination
  • International driving licence
  • Possibly some cash (Euro) for the first few days after your arrival
  • Additionally if you will be employed by the university:
    • Authenticated copies of your school completion certificate, university degree certificate and Ph.D. degree certificate in a German or English translation
    • Birth certificate, your partner's and your children's birth certificates
    • Marriage certificate
    • Police certificate