International Welcome Center and Student Ombuds Office.

Welcome to the International Welcome Center and Student Ombuds Office!

We provide assistance and advice for both degree-seeking international students as well as international JKU employees.
We also mediate in matters between international students, JKU faculty, administrative offices, and provide support for refugee and displaced students in the MORE Initiative program.

Our department consists of the following three offices:

International Welcome Center and Student Ombuds Office


Johannes Kepler University Linz
Altenberger Straße 69
4040 Linz


Bank Building, Ground Floor


+43 732 2468 3050


  • The JKU supports displaced persons from Ukraine We provide information and support services to displaced persons from Ukraine

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  • Social commitment & supporting aid organizations We have collected the most up-to-date links to various social organizations and institutions.

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Services lachende Studierende, die auf Parkbank sitzen, im Hintergrund Menschen

International Welcome Center

Services Studierender mit Unterlagen im Science Park sitzend

Student Ombuds Office

Service Vortragender und Studierende im Hörsaal

MORE-Initiative for Refugees