Further multilingual flyer

The flyers provide an initial response to questions relating to the recognition of foreign vocational qualifications. How does the procedure work?
What documentation is required? How do vocational qualifications differ? The flyers are currently available in eleven languages.

Flyers may be downloaded in PDF format from this page. You can also order hard copies of the flyers for display in your Counselling Centre, for example. Flyers are distributed by the Federal Office for Migration and Refugees (BAMF).

Do you live in Germany? Information on the recognition of your vocational qualification
Do you live abroad? Information on the recognition of your vocational qualification and on immigration to and residence in Germany
Anerkennung ausländischer Berufsabschlüsse (pdf, 306.53 KB) Anerkennung Ihres Berufsabschlusses in Deutschland (pdf, 173.44 KB)
Recognition of foreign professional qualifications (pdf, 304.58 KB) Recognition of your professional qualification in Germany (pdf, 172.74 KB)
Reconocimiento de títulos profesionales extranjeros (pdf, 306.03 KB) Reconocimiento de su título profesional en Alemania (pdf, 174.78 KB)
Reconhecimento da sua formação profissional (pdf, 175.14 KB)
Reconnaissance des diplômes de formation professionnelle acquis à l’étranger (pdf, 307.43 KB) Validation de votre diplôme en Allemagne (pdf, 176.13 KB)
Uznawanie zagranicznych swiadectw kwalifikacji zawodowych (pdf, 308.17 KB) Uznanie Państwa świadectwa kwalifikacji zawodowych w Niemczech (pdf, 177.15 KB)
Признание иностранных дипломов (pdf, 325 KB) Признание Вашей профессиональной квалификации в Германии (pdf, 204.36 KB)
Признаване на придобита в чужбина професионална квалификация (pdf, 288.88 KB)
Priznanje inozemnih svjedodžbi o završnom ispitu (pdf, 305.95 KB) Priznavanje Vaše svjedodžbe o stečenom zvanju u Njemačkoj (pdf, 175.63 KB)
Yabanci Meslek Egitimi Diplomalarinin Taninmasi (pdf, 309.42 KB) Mezun olduğunuz meslek eğitiminizin Almanya’da tanınması (pdf, 176.71 KB)
الاعتراف بالمؤهلات المهنية الأجنبية (pdf, 1462.2 KB) الاعتراف بشهادة التعليم والتدريب المهني خاصتك في ألمانيا (pdf, 210.23 KB)
Αναγνώριση της επαγγελματικής σας κατάρτισης στη Γερμανία (pdf, 205.42 KB)
Pengakuan Kualifikasi Profesi Anda di Jerman (pdf, 171.88 KB)
Order hard copies of the flyers here  Order hard copies of the flyers here

Updated 14.10.2016

Coronavirus: Fewer recognition services

Due to the coronavirus pandemic, some services for the recognition of foreign professional qualifications in Germany are currently not available.

You can learn more about recognition from us whenever you like. Take some time to read our information, available in 11 languages! Then you will be well informed for the next steps.

Via the Recognition Finder you can find out everything about the recognition procedure for your occupation, which documents you need and where you should send your application: › To the Recognition Finder

Our FAQ provide answers to the most common questions about recognition:  › To the FAQs

You can find out which services are not available or only available to a limited extent by checking our information page on the current situation: › To the information page