Looking for Information & Assistance?

The EURAXESS centers provide free personalized assistance in various areas of expertise (you will find the areas in the drop-down menu above).

Find out about all the free services EURAXESS provides to researchers and employers. You can save time and money by using EURAXESS Centres in Austria to help you with a range of issues including visa requirements, work regulations, taxation and social security.


Welcome to Austria!

Whether you are still considering to develop your career in one of our R&D organizations, or if you are already doing research in Austria, our Researcher's Guide to Austria (1.05 MB) supports you and your family to get a good start in Austria (under revision). It provides information about Austria in general but will also give you a general idea of the legal basis of entry and residence regulations, taxation and social security.


Following guides contains general information about living and working in Austria:
Living and working in Austria (2019, in English; EURES/AMS; pdf)
Leben und Arbeiten in Österreich (2019, in German; EURES/AMS; pdf)

Hands-on Help with the Paperwork

EURAXESS provides practical support to researchers as they relocate for work. Through the EURAXESS Centres, EURAXESS also helps employers save time and money by assisting new employees with the move to Austria.

Researcher mobility can improve a career in research. Make the move and discover the wealth of opportunities on offer both inside and outside Europe. EURAXESS Centres and EURAXESS Worldwide are on hand to offer expertise and advice to facilitate your move abroad.