Working in Germany: the official website
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Hesse

Home to one of the largest European airports, Hessen offers an excellent transport network. Frankfurt, as an international financial centre, has a strong influence on Hessen as a service region. Similarly, well-known international industrial companies define Hessen as a technology location at the heart of European markets. Hessen also boasts beautiful nature reserves, historical castles and palaces, as well as the Rheingau vineyards which are renowned for its excellent wines all over the world.


Capital

Wiesbaden

Area

21,114.90 km²

Population

6,176,172 inhabitants

Important industries

  • Automotive and supply industries
  • Biotechnology
  • Cultural and creative industries
  • Financial services
  • Aerospace
  • Mechanical and plant engineering
  • Medical technology
  • Tourism

Information on the state

Hessen.de
Information on many aspects of Hessen, including politics and administration, events and its people (German, English)

Work in Hessen
Practical information on living, working and studying in Hesse (German, English, Spanish)

Invest in Hessen
Facts and figures on Hessen as a business location (German, English, Chinese, Japanese, Korean)


Welcome Services for immigrants 

Integrationskompass
Comprehensive information and publications on the topics of professionals and securing professionals for the labour market (German)

Recognition authorities and advisory centres
IQ Netzwerk Hessen – the first place to go in Kassel, Gießen, Frankfurt and Wiesbaden to get recognition for diplomas acquired abroad and advice about qualifications (German)

Welcome Center Hessen in Frankfurt
(German, English, Spanish)

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