Make it in Germany

This is where you can find basic information about the “Make it in Germany“ Welcome Portal, its objectives and who is behind it. And you can find answers to and links on the most important questions about the topics of “Living” and “Working”. 

With “Make it in Germany”, the Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy informs international qualified professionals about their career prospects in Germany. This Web site is part of the Qualified Professionals Initiative – a campaign aimed at raising the awareness of people in Germany about the increasing lack of skilled workers. more

Our hotline offers personalised information and advice, in German or English, on the following topics: Job search, work and careers, Recognition of foreign vocational qualifications, Entry and residence and Learning German. more


What's new on the issue of living and working in Germany? What’s the latest on migration and the “culture of welcome”? Here, we keep you informed about the most recent developments. more


Do you have any questions about working, studying, training for a career or living in Germany and don’t know where to find the answer? Just click our list of frequently asked questions and answers – perhaps your question is among them. more


In Germany there are numerous sources of tips, information and practical support about living and working here, as well as related topics, to help you plan. Here is a roundup of the most important Internet addresses. more