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Research and PhD in Germany – Insurance and Taxation System

A Digitial Event for (international) PhD Candidates and Postdocs

The series of events "Research and PhD in Germany" focuses the needs of international PhD candidates and postdocs at the University of Koblenz-Landau. Various topics and conditions of researching and living in Germany are introduced and discussed during the events. Feel free to contact STIBET (), if you have any topic suggestions for “Research and PhD in Germany“. At this event the German insurance and taxation system will be considered.


Insurance and taxation system:

It is important to know your rights and your responsibilities when moving to a new country. Thinking about insurance and taxes in Germany, you’ll definitely need some support to understand how it works. During this online event we will collect and systematize into a brief overview many important facts, statistics and regulations which are related to the German everyday life. This helpful workshop provides a bunch of information you need, including the following:

      • Obligatory and optional forms of insurance
      • Health insurance and work-related insurance
      • Income tax
      • Social security contributions
      • Social security and employee benefits
      • Getting a job in Germany – labour laws
      • Some hints and requirements for the successful job start


 Tutor: Dr. Alisa Melnikova


An event of STIBET funded by the DAAD with financial means of the German Federal Foreign Office

This event is assigned to the following modules:

PhD Candidates – module A "Impulse während der Promotion"

Postdocs – module A "Impuls & Vernetzung"

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Wann 04.11.2020
von 16:30 bis 18:30
Wo Videoconference
Kontakttelefon 0261/287-2951
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