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Living and Working in Germany

Der Weg nach Deutschland© Goethe-Institute Thailand

- What is life like in Germany?
- Can I work in my job in Germany?
- Which visa do I need?
- How do I prepare for Germany?
If you plan on moving to Germany, Austria or Switzerland, e.g. as a spouse or as a qualified professional, you might ask yourself many questions about this important step in your life. Good linguistic and cultural preparation is a key factor for a successful start in a linguistically and culturally different country. We would like to inform you, answer your questions and help you with your preparation.

Personal advice © Goethe-Institut Thailand

Personal advice

Personal advisory service for your questions about immigration and preparation for Germany

Der Weg nach Deutschland © Goethe-Institute Thailand

The way to Germany

Information event if you would like to move to Germany as a spouse

Visa Information © Goethe-Institut Thailand

Visa Information

Information event on the visa with employees of the German Embassy

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Instagram Stories

Instagram stories about living and working in Germany

My way to Germany © Goethe-Institut Thailand

My Way to Germany

Our booklet with lots of useful information about preparation and everyday life in Germany

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Survey and data protection

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The web portal "My Way to Germany" @ Flo Karr / Unsplash

The web portal "My Way to Germany"

The web portal "My Way to Germany" is aimed at people migrating to Germany for professional or private reasons. It offers helpful information on living and working in Germany in 30 languages, refers to advice centers and provides free German exercises.


This project is sponsored by the Asylum, Migration and Integration Fund (AMIF).

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