Life in Baden-Württemberg

You arrived in Germany (Baden- Württemberg) and don't know what to do? Here is a step-by-step guidance on how to register yourself in a new place and what documents you will need for your stay. If you have any further questions, get in touch with us or consult this page Create the Future | career start bw (


  • Buy a semester ticket for the public transport
  • Register at the DHL for easy transfer of parcels
  • Buy the DB 25-Bahn card, if you expect travelling by the railroad.

General advice for the documents: keep ALL of them, even if it seems not important.

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