Jobs & Careers

Huang Jian from China has his job in a German company to thank for his international experience and German language skills.

Jobs & assignments

Are you looking for a job with a German company or would you like to find out about career options? Many Germany-Alumni have very good expert and language skills and are familiar with the German way of thinking and working. That is why they are of great interest for German companies and organisations worldwide. In our jobboard you will find long-term jobs and permanent positions as well as short-term jobs and assignments.

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You are interested in calls or want to upgrade your education? The Alumniportal gives a focused overview of activities and education opportunities provided by German organisations working in an international context. On our website you will find calls for applications, scholarships, call for papers, research projects or funding programmes.

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Build your career

In this webinar series you will learn how to plan your career path, how to search successfully for a job, how to prepare good application materials and how to convince at a job interview. Our expert for career counselling has put together all the important tips and stategies for you. 

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Articles to topic Jobs & Careers

Unconditional basic income

The same money for all?

Should every person in Germany receive money from the government to cover their basic needs? The debate on a universal unconditional basic income repeatedly comes to the fore. Is this the answer to the transformation of work resulting from the transition to Industry 4.0? Arguments for and against.

Working times are becoming more flexible

How Germany works

Working at the office from 9 to 5? That’s a thing of the past. People’s working lives in Germany are much more varied today than they were just 20 or 30 years ago. Here you can discover different work models that exist in Germany alongside traditional full-time employment.

The future of work

Challenges for the education system

Digitalisation has already changed our lives and our work at a rapid rate. And this looks set to increase in the future. What are the greatest challenges for the education system to get people ready for the digital working world?

Tips and tricks for a successful job interview

You application has caught the employer’s attention and you have been invited for an interview. You have cleared the first hurdle. Let us help you with some tips on how to present yourself to your full advantage.

Remain or return?

Dr. Betty Mayeku from Kenya is an expert of computer sciences. After completing her doctorate at the University of Göttingen, she returned to her home country. Immunologist Dr. Tomabu Adjobimey from Benin decided to pursue his career at the University Clinic in Bonn.