Helpful links

Helpful links for new employees in English

General support/assistance for international scientists:

Welcome Centre Technische Universität Darmstadt

https://www.tu-darmstadt.de/international/research/welcomecentre/index.en.jsp

https://www.tu-darmstadt.de/international/home/index.en.jsp

 

Health insurance (“Krankenversicherung”):

Statutory health insurance

https://www.gkv-spitzenverband.de/english/statutory_health_insurance/statutory_health_insurance.jsp

https://www.eu-patienten.de/en/startseite/startseite.jsp

http://www.english.g-ba.de

 

Pension insurance scheme (“Rentenversicherung”):

German Statutory Pension insurance Scheme/Deutsche Rentenversicherung

http://www.deutsche-rentenversicherung.de/Allgemein/en/Navigation/englisch_index_node.html

Supplementary pension scheme/The German Federal and State Government Employees Retirement Fund (VBL)

https://www.vbl.de/en/products/

 

Pregnancy/Information on legal protection of working mothers:

General information

http://www.bamf.de/EN/Willkommen/KinderFamilie/kinderfamilie-node.html

 

TU-ID/central user identification and Athena Card:

How to receive a TU-ID

https://www.hrz.tu-darmstadt.de/id/tuid/index.en.jsp

How to receive the Athena Card

https://www.hrz.tu-darmstadt.de/id/athenekarte/index.en.jsp

 

Forms of Directorate VII: Human Resources & Legal Affairs

Translation help

https://www.intern.tu-darmstadt.de/dez_vii/d7_formular/formulare_english.de.jsp

 

TU Darmstadt Dictionary (German – English)

https://www.intern.tu-darmstadt.de/arbeitsmittel/uebersetzungen_deutsch_englisch/index.de.jsp