Working in Germany: the official website
for qualified professionals


Saxony is an excellent location for international companies and has developed rapidly in the last couple of years. This may be due to its attractive position between Western and Eastern Europe, as well as to its population’s affinity with all matters technical: Saxony boasts the highest number of students who graduate with degrees in engineering, manufacturing and construction each year.




18.449,97 km²


4,081,308 inhabitants

Important industries

  • Mechanical and plant engineering
  • Automotive industry
  • Information and Communications Technology(ICT)/microelectronics
  • Environmental engineering and energymanagement

 Information on the state
Comprehensive information about Saxony, including facts and figures for newcomers and lists of things to see and do (German, English, Sorbian, Polish, Czech) 

Fachkräfteportal Heimat für Fachkräfte
Information portal for qualified professionals (German, English)

Simply Saxony
Advertising campaign for the Free State of Saxony (German, English)

Welcome Services for immigrants

Stellenmarkt Sachsen
Job vacancies and vocational training available in Saxony (German)

Saxony Economic Development
Facts and figures about Saxony as a business location (i.a. German, English, Spanisch, French)

Counselling centre for foreign employees in Saxony (German, English, Polish, Czech)

IQ Netzwerk Sachsen
Control center for small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in Saxony (German)

Welcome Center Erzgebirge
Information, contact and service centre for qualified professionals from Germany and from abroad and for companies in Erzgebirge (German, English)

Web portal for qualified professionals
A job exchange for Erzbirge with a large number of job vacacies from the region (German)


Send us your questions about living and working in Germany in German or English. We will answer as soon as we can.

Write email


In our chat you can put your questions to our specialists in German or English, rapidly and without prior login.

To the chat


You can get personal advice in German and English over our hotline. We look forward to your call!

To the Hotline


Here you'll find answers to the most frequently asked questions about living and working in Germany, as well as about our Web site and partners.

Read FAQs


This website uses cookies. By continuing to browse the website, you agree to our use of cookies.