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Architect (m/f)
German: Architekt/in

Fields of work

Architects work for architectural, engineering and design companies. They also find employment with companies in the construction industry, with commercial and residential developers, with property companies or within the public sector where they may work for building inspection services. Further career prospects are offered by insurance companies and institutions involved with the protection of historical monuments. Their knowledge is also in demand in the field of research at bodies such as institutes of architectural history.

Professional experience

Architects design buildings and public works mainly in the field of construction engineering. They plan and monitor construction works. In exercising their activities, architects accord due consideration to design, technical, economic, ecological and social aspects.

Source: Bundesagentur für Arbeit,

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