Researchers may find practical support to a range of issues including visa requirements, work regulations, taxation and social security as they relocate for work. Use the "Category" filter to narrow down your search results, filter with one or more of the following categories:
- Living in Europe,
- Working in Europe, or
- Leaving Europe
You can further refine your search by "Topic", such as "Accommodation", "Banking" , "Departure conditions/formalities", "Entry conditions/visas", e.t.c. and by "Country".
You may select multiple values for each filter.
- Sort by, you can change the order the results are displayed by
- Country, or
All Information (564)
The Scientific Visa Package facilitates the procedure of admitting researchers coming from non-European countries (third-country nationals) to Europe for the purpose of scientific research. There is a distinction in the procedure for: -long-term admission, for researchers intending to stay in Europe for more than three months and -short-term visas, for entry of less than three months. The Scientific Visa Package is available for researchers in...
Healthcare in the UK is offered through the National Health Service and also through private medical care. Find out about health insurance, healthcare, and who to contact in case of a medical problem. Access to healthcare Learn whether you or your family are entitled to free medical treatment in the UK and the EU, and how to access relevant information and services. Healthcare in the UK Find out about how healthcare in the UK is administered...
Rented housing can be found via the city, estate agents or private landlords. You can find housing advertisements in the Internet and in the local newspapers. Consulting your colleagues is recommended too. Your colleagues may have some useful tips on issues such as transport, shops and services, schools and childcare etc. Tenancy agreements are typically signed for a minimum of 12 months. This means that the agreement cannot be terminated during...
National Health Insurance In Finland most of the social security benefits are administered by Kela, the Finnish social security agency. If you have been enrolled with Finnish social security, you will be eligible for Finnish National Health Insurance and receive a so-called ‘Kela card’. By presenting your Kela card at pharmacies or many private medical clinics, you can get a direct at-the-spot reimbursement for your portion of your costs. The...