The University of Patras has signed the Charter for Researchers and the Code of Conduct for their Recruitment according to the European Commission Recommendation (2005/251 / EC).

Furthermore, the University operates a EURAXESS Services Center as a part of the EURAXESS Greek Network and the  European Euraxess Services Network (The European Network for Researchers). It aims at:

  • providing customized assistance, information, and support to incoming researchers and their families who work (or plan to work) in Patras and the broader region of Western Greece on several issues regarding taxation, insurance policies, visa procedures, social security, health services, education, language courses, accommodation, etc, so as to minimize the mobility obstacles
  • informing incoming and outgoing researchers on existing job opportunities in Greece as well as across Europe
  • assisting outgoing researchers to find information for the country of their employment