Passport & Visa

You might need a valid visa and/or passport. For further information please visit the web site of the Federal Foreign Office or contact the German embassy in your country.

In case you need an official letter/confirmation for your visa application please contact the MIAPbP team at workshop(at)


Due to Covid-19, additional entry requirements might apply. Here you can find further information on travel regulations.

For further information regarding local rules and restrictions in Germany, please click here.


Please arrange your accommodation according to your preferences. MIAPbP provides a list of recommended accommodation options approx. 5 months before the start. In case you need help with finding an appropriate accommodation/communication with the hotel/accommodation please do not hesitate to contact the MIAPbP staff at

Housing options range from hotel rooms with a microwave and a fridge to 2-room apartments with integrated kitchen; all premises include a private bathroom as well as supply of bed linen towels and - in case they have a kitchen - kitchen equipment for the indicated number of persons. All premises are smoke free.

Arriving at MIAPbP

MIAPbP is located at Garching's Research Centre within the IPP premises (Max-Planck-Institut für Plasmaphysik). 

More information, such as exact address, geodata and directions can be found here. We describe MIAPbP in detail in the section "The venue" of this website.

On your first day of participation, please visit us in the MIAPbP office for check-in and office space assignment.