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Partners and important portals

Make it in Germany has a strong partner network. The services and high-quality content of Make it in Germany are ensured through the cooperation with numerous operators. Here you get an overview of the cooperation partners and supporters and their services as well as other important portals.

Important portals

The anabin database provides information on the rating of foreign universities and degrees and allows the classification of a foreign qualification into the German education system.

The multilingual portal "Recognition in Germany" provides information on how foreign professional qualifications can be recognised in Germany. With only a few clicks, the "Recognition Finder" helps users to find the competent authority for their application.

The BQ-Portal (The information portal for foreign professional qualifications) offers a wide range of information about foreign professional qualifications and vocational training systems. The portal enables a quick and consistent evaluation of foreign professional qualifications.

The multilingual portal "", which cooperates with the Federal Foreign Office, gives users a contemporary image of Germany in a modern and understandable way. It reports on current topics of
different categories and additionally informs you of Germany’s international relations.

The Office for the Equal Treatment of EU Workers aims to support EU citizens to perceive their rights in Germany regarding the principle of freedom of movement for workers.

The "Integration through Qualification (IQ)" programme aims to enable immigrants with foreign degrees and vocational qualifications to gain access to employment appropriate to their level of education in Germany.

ProRecognition has been funded by the Federal Ministry of Education and Research since 2015 and is coordinated by DIHK Service GmbH. The project advises prospective immigrants on the opportunities for professional recognition in their home country. ProRecognition is represented at the Foreign Chambers of Commerce in Algeria, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brazil, Colombia, Egypt, India, Iran, Italy, Poland, and Vietnam. In addition, the project offers further support services to accompany professionals as tailored as possible on their way into the German labour market. 

The competence center for securing skilled labour (KOFA) aims to support small and medium-sized enterprises (SME) with securing their supply of qualified professionals and with shaping their human ressources work. They learn to position themselves as attractive employers and to stay competitive with qualified employees.

The website offers current and reliable information about all categories of modern life in Germany. It reports about politics, economics and culture and is available in 19 languages.

Research in Germany is the central information platform of the initiative to "Promote Innovation and Research in Germany” launched by the Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF). The portal provides foreign scientists and researchers with an overview of the research and funding opportunities in Germany and supports the preparation for a research stay.

"Unternehmen Berufsanerkennung" informs companies of the possibilities of professional recognition and the accompanying operational opportunities.


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