International Welcome Center and Student Ombuds Office.

We provide assistance and academic advising services for both degree-seeking international students as well as international JKU employees.
We also mediate in matters between international students, the JKU faculty, and administrative offices as well as students in the MORE-Initiative.

Our department consists of the following three offices:

International Welcome Center:

Day Time
Monday 10.00 PM - 3.00 PM
Tuesday 9.00 AM - 11.00 AM
Wednesday 12.00 PM - 4.00 PM
Thursday 10.00 AM - 3.00 PM

If you would like to schedule an appointment (on-site or via Zoom), please do not hesitate to contact us.


Student Ombuds Office:

MORE-Initiative: (MOREclassic) (Borealis MORE Scholarship)

International Welcome Center and Student Ombuds Office


Johannes Kepler University Linz
Altenberger Straße 69
4040 Linz


Bank Building, Ground Floor
Entrance outside, opposite the Management Center


+43 732 2468 3050

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