2015-12-16 - Category : Working in Germany, Migration policy and integration

Federal Statistical Office: 96 percent of foreign professional qualifications get recognized in Germany

According to latest figures of the Federal Statistical Office, the majority of foreign professional qualifications were classified to a full or partial equivalence in 2014. The right way for professionals from abroad to start a career.


2015-10-23 - Category : Living in Germany, Migration policy and integration

BAMF: Migration Advisory Service important for integration of immigrants

In 2014, the Federal Office for Migration and Refugees (BAMF) carried out a survey among counselling clients of the Migration Advisory Service for Adult Immigrants (MBE). The results have now been published in a report and show a high satisfaction of the participants.


2015-08-31 - Category : Migration policy and integration

New residence permit improves chances of immigration for professionals with foreign professional qualifications

With the reform of the provision governing the right to stay, a new residence permit for the adaptation of qualifications has been created. Professionals from countries outside the EU, who gained their qualifications abroad, can now enter Germany to participate in a training in order to achieve recognition. This brings about considerable improvements for professionals with foreign qualifications.


2015-07-20 - Category : Studying and training, Living in Germany

New record 2014: Number of international students in Germany continues to increase

According to the report „Wissenschaft weltoffen“ there were 2014 more than 300.000 international students in German universities. Germany is being very popular especially among students from countries outside the EU.