We welcome you & make you happy!

Are you coming to MPI-CBG?
Congratulations! You have chosen one of the best research institute's in the world. Half of the about 500 employees are from abroad with 53 nations represented. MPI-CBG has been awarded twice the title “Best Place to Work” (Academia and postdocs) by the journal “The Scientist”.

Let's create a better experience of settling in. Our mission is enabling you to feel happy in Dresden and make your stay really enjoyable.

We believe that we can create a better experience of settling in. With that in mind, we provide the following free services for newcomers at MPI-CBG and CSBD

  • Onboarding and orientation
  • Visa application for Germany
  • German health insurance
  • Registration at the city hall
  • Assistance with apartment search
  • Childcare & child benefits
  • Integration and Dual Career