Language Skills und Job Prospects
You will notice that learning the language of the place where you live is essential. It makes living much more easy and you feel more at home >>
One of the bestknown places to learn German is the Goethe Institut, the official cultural institute of the Federal Republic of Germany. You could start learning the language in your home country. The Goethe Institut provides courses in 92 countries. Check with your company if they help you find a course and if they even pay for it. At the “Volkshochschulen”, a staterun adult education institution, you will find courses that are not too expensive. The integration courses are good to learn the language and get familiar with the German culture.Try to speak as much German as possible. Even if you think that you do not know that much. Just go for it and use it. It’s the best way to practice. Many Germans will be happy when you are able to speak a couple of words. Communicating with locals helps you to know directly the right way of using the language.
Did you know that German is spoken by the largest number of people in the EU. German is not only spoken in Germany. It is one of the official languages in Austria, Belgium, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, and Switzerland.
In Germany, the prospects of finding a job are really good. Germany is one of the counties of the EU with the lowest unemployment rate >>
Germany is an immigration country. 11 million people living in Germany are immigrants. Many immigrants are selfemployed and run their own business. If you want to set up your own business in Germany, the GTAI (Germany Trade and Investment), the economic development agency is
there to help you. If you want to study in Germany, you can attend institutions of higher education, which have excellent reputations.