You will find further information at www.anerkennung-in-deutschland.de. You can also obtain initial information from the hotline for recognising foreign professional qualifications at the Federal Office for Migration and Refugees on telephone number: +49 30 1815 1111.
The conditions you have to fulfil to be able to take up employment in Germany depend on your country of origin. You can check out what possibilities are open to you on the Quick-Check.
In Germany, medical personnel and nursing staff are primarily needed at the moment. Also, professionals with technical qualifications, such as engineers and IT specialists. You will find more information on the types of occupation which are being sought after in the article «Professions in demand».
The conditions you have to fulfil to be able to undertake vocational training in Germany depend on your country of origin. For the initial test of these requirements, we recommend the Quick Check.