Living and Working in Germany

Have you decided to live in Germany permanently, for professional or private reasons? You will need German language skills and up-to-date information about life in Germany. The Goethe-Institut offers you quality support to best prepare you for a successful life in Germany.

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The Goethe Institut offers you comprehensive preparation. In addition to learning the German language, we will introduce you to the country and its people - we train you for life in Germany. We would be happy to discuss your ideas about Germany and life in Germany. We offer advice, classes, and solid preparation so you can successfully integrate into Germany society.

We are here to advise you!

The Goethe-Institut offers:
  • advice on how to get settled in Germany
  • cultural preparation and
  • intercultural training
  • introductory publications with visuals and text
For appointments or questions, please send an email to


A Day in my life in Germany Vlog Series

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Five Filipino vloggers have been chosen to produce Biyaheng Germany Vlogs for 2020. Get to know their first-hand experiences in Germany through their Vlogs!

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Useful Links

On the website of the German Embassy South Africa you will find information about different visa options, requirements and procedures for applications.

It provides international professionals with all information about living and working in Germany.

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Is an advisory service of the German Chambers of Commerce Abroad (AHKs) and provides free and reliable guidance on everything you need to know when looking for employment in Germany.

This database provides information on educational certificates in classifying foreign qualifications in the German education system.

This portal provides tips and information about work and study and addresses current topics in Germany and abroad.

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