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Life in the TRK

Arrive, settle in, feel at home - as the sunniest region in Germany, the Karlsruhe TechnologyRegion (TRK) offers an ideal working and living environment for the whole family. Attend German courses, make friends in your free time and get to know the region and the German healthcare system. We are there to support you as skilled workers and companies as a central point of contact for all questions! 

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Family means stability, stability and quality of life - we are aware of that. We support you in planning the arrival of your family or finding the right educational institutions! The Karlsruhe TechnologyRegion offers the best conditions for this: Reason enough to bring your family to the sunniest region in Germany.


Your own four walls are your retreat - an oasis of well-being that you and your family fill with life. However, the housing market is highly competitive, which is why we want to support you. On the following pages, we have summarized tips on finding a home, signing a contract and ancillary costs. 

Learn German

Whether at work or in your free time - speaking and understanding German is an important part of getting by in everyday life in the Karlsruhe TechnologyRegion. Discover the many ways in which you can learn German easily and in the company of tandem partners. 


Public transport, bike sharing or car sharing? We'll tell you the quickest and easiest way to get to your destination at TRK !

Healthcare system

Topics such as health insurance, health cards, visiting the doctor, hospitalization, emergencies and preventive care can be very overwhelming. We explain the German healthcare system to you.

Free time

Whether you are interested in sport, culture or culinary delights - the Karlsruhe TechnologyRegion (TRK) offers you a wide range of activities. Organize your leisure time just the way you like it!

Further topics
The Karlsruhe TechnologyRegion (TRK) has a dense network of hospitals, doctors' surgeries and pharmacies. We answer your questions on health-related topics such as health insurance, health cards, visits to the doctor, hospital stays, emergencies and preventive care.
Welcome Guides
The Welcome Guides accompany the international professionals on their first steps in the region to make their start easier. Discover the benefits of the Tandem program as an international skilled worker!
As a future citizen of the Karlsruhe TechnologyRegion, you have a wide range of rental apartments to choose from. We support you in your search for the ideal apartment.
We are here for you!
Please feel free to contact us.