About us

[Translate to English:] Mitarbeiter*innen der Universität Ulm

Our employees work for a better future - in research, teaching, medical care and supporting areas.

Bringing together 10,000 students, 60 study programmes, 50 occupations and 45 nations, Ulm University offers a very dynamic working environment. We employ people in a wide variety of occupations: laboratory glassware makers, computer scientists, lecturers, animal keepers, technical assistants, professors, all kinds of administrative positions and many more. We also train apprentices in 11 vocations!

At Ulm University, you will find a supportive work environment with opportunities for skill and career development and self-responsibility.

81% of our employees are proud of their achievements and their results and see their own work as useful and meaningful. 84% state that their jobs also enables them to see the bigger picture of the work in their activity.

Staff survey 2020

We offer ...

... Flexible working time

from 6:00 - 20:00

Core working time Mon-Thu: from 9:00 - 15:30 Core working time Fri : until 12:00

... Working from home and working remotly

up to 40 % of regular weekly working time

up to 20 % or 40 % of regular monthly working time

depending on tasks

... Balancing family and work


crèche, kindergarten and holiday childcare

family service and much more...

... Uniform pay scale

employment conditions in accordance with the collective agreement for public service employees of the German federal states TV-L

as well as occupational pension provision and JobTicket BW

... Civil servant positions

in accordance with the regulations for state civil servants (LGB, LBesG, LBeamtVG, BeihilfeVO)

JobTicket, JobBike BW


... Occupational health management

exercise, relaxation and nutrition

employment counselling, ergonomics and much more...

and last but not least ....

Working and living in Ulm and its surrounding areas - one of Europe's most attractive regions