Welcome2Upper Austria is the welcome center of Business Upper Austria and facilitates international skilled personnel and their families to feel at home right from the start. As the main office for consultation, service and assistance we help international specialists and executives to settle in when they arrive and to find their way – and ensure the best possible start in Upper Austria.
Your contact point for major issues and formalities such as recognition of qualification or tax advice.
Your main contact person Evelyn Hetzinger is also available for you regarding matter for internationals and companies.
Detailed information about healthcare, insurance, English-speaking doctors, housing assistance, job search, language courses, banks, workshops and career-training.
Details and support concerning your family life such as school applications or childcare availability.
Join the regular get-together twice a month, informative events and international coffee hour in good company. Find friends and like-minded people in the Welcome2Upper Austria International House. Meeting other students and international workers makes life easier and facilitates settling in. Individual counselling, intercultural training, social activities and educational events are all held in Tabakfabrik Linz. A contact point also for companies, universities – and your families, too. Find the right balance between work and leisure time. Spend some time with us celebrating internationality and join us at Tabakfabrik Linz!
Free German courses up to level B1 for one year. Meet other international people and make new friends by practicing your German skills afterwards in a social setting.
Free download of our pocket guide with comprehensive information about work and life in Upper Austria.
Complimentary career platform: International talents as well as Upper Austrian companies get easy access to find each other.
Become visible – Get in touch by creating your perfect profile as applicant or employer.
For talents: Present your skills to potential employers in Upper Austria and be contacted by companies interested in your profile.
For companies: Place your job offers on the platform, view candidates’ profiles online, get in touch with them and find the perfect fit for your team. Company profiles remain permanently visible. Professional support with coordinated social media activities in 12 countries and career fairs in Austria and abroad.