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My Doctorate/Ph.D. in Luxembourg

Moving to Luxembourg



The EURAXESS Luxembourg website includes useful information for those new to living and working In Luxembourg.

EURAXESS - Researchers in Motion is a pan-European Initiative launched by the European Commission to promote research careers and facilitate the mobility of researchers across Europe.

Entry conditions

I am an EU national: I move to Luxembourg and register to the town hall.

I am a non-EU national and I have received a temporary authorisation to stay in Luxembourg. What are the next steps when I arrive in the country? Please refer to the Luxembourgish government website for the next steps.

Accommodation: Does the University of Luxembourg provide housing?

Yes, the University provides housing at different locations. You can find additional information on the EURAXESS page on Accommodation.

Banking requirements

Before you come to Luxembourg, you need to take the necessary steps to open a current account.


When is my first day?

You will receive instructions regarding contract signature (if employed) and on boarding meetings like the “Welcome Day” when your preliminary enrolment has been confirmed.

You can also liaise with domestic doctoral/student associations & other networks.


Life in Luxembourg

Social life is also important. Here are three portals to help you discover Luxembourg!