Work and companies

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Residence and access to the labour market

You should clarify whether you are entitled to migrate to Germany and work here before you initiate a recognition procedure from abroad. Important information is available here. This page also provides information on who can assist you in finding a job and learning German and on where, in certain circumstances, you can obtain financial support for the recognition procedure and for continuing professional or vocational training.

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Finding a job

You wish to work in Germany. You can use the Internet to search for a suitable position if you do not yet have a job offer.

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Make it in Germany

Make it in Germany – the welcome portal for skilled professionals from abroad

The welcome portal make-it-in-germany.com supplies you with important information about living and working in Germany. There you will also find occupations in which skilled professionals are currently sought after.

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Internet portal on setting up a business

Skilled professionals from abroad wanting to start up a business in Germany will find answers regarding their planned self-employment on the internet portal "We start a business in Germany".

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Learning German

It is important to have a mastery of the German language if you wish to work in Germany. This page provides information on the provision available and details of whom to contact.

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Financial assistance

Costs of the recognition procedure or of continuing professional and vocational training courses may be covered under certain conditions. This page provides you with a summary of the financial assistance.

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