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Baden-Württemberg

Baden-Württemberg is one of the most modern industrial locations in the world. Its economic strength and low unemployment levels contribute to its attractiveness. A variety of landscapes, such as Lake Constance and the Black Forest, contribute to the high quality of life in Baden-Württemberg.


Capital

Stuttgart

Area

35.751,33 km²

Population

10,879,618 inhabitants

Important industries

  • Automotive engineering
  • Mechanical engineering
  • Information and communications technology
  • Healthcare
  • Electrical engineering
  • Metal industry
  • Chemicals and pharmaceuticals

Information on the state

Baden-Wuerttemberg.de
Official website offering information on Baden-Württemberg (German, English, French)

StudyGuide Baden-Württemberg
Information on graduate and postgraduate courses and research in Baden-Württemberg (English)

bw Career
Careers platform for science and research in Baden-Württemberg, listing vacancies at universities and research institutions and other potential employers for academics (German, English)

Welcome Service for immigrants  

Points-Based Model Project for Foreign Skilled Workers – PuMa
Immigration opportunity for professionals with vocational qualifications (German, English)

bw-jobs.de - Professionals for Baden-Württemberg
Information on living and working in Baden-Württemberg for international professionals (German, English)

Baden-Württemberg Ministry of Economics, Labour and Housing
Information on world of work, vocational training, efforts to secure skilled labour (German)

Recognition authorities and advisory centres
List of points of initial contact for having your foreign professional qualifications recognised (German, English)

Overview of the Welcome Center for international qualified professionals (German, English)

Welcome-Center Sozialwirtschaft Baden-Württemberg
Service centre for international professionals (German)

Welcome-Center Rhein-Neckar
Service centre for international professionals (German, English)
 
Welcome-Center Heilbronn-Franken
Service centre for international professionals (inter alia German, Spanish, French)

Welcome Center TechnologieRegion Karlsruhe
Service centre for international professionals (German, English)

Welcome-Center Region Stuttgart
Service centre for international professionals (German, English)
 
Welcome-Center Freiburg – Südlicher Oberrhein
Service centre for international professionals (German, English, Spanish, French, Italian)

Welcome-Center Gewinnerregion Schwarzwald-Baar-Heuberg
Service centre for international professionals (German, English)

Welcome-Center Ulm/Oberschwaben
Service centre for international professionals (German, English)

Welcome-Center Bodensee – Oberschwaben
Service centre for international professionals (German, English)

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