How Germany ticks

Smart Jobs

A doctor without a surgery, a secretary without an office – workplace digitalization is creating new professions. Here are three examples.

Roboterhand, Menschenhand


German business is squaring up to a fourth industrial revolution. The Federal Government is driving digital change.
The German state sits at the interface between north and south, east and west.

Cultural heritage quiz

Kulturerbe in Deutschland
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    Logo: 2018 - European Year of Cultural Heritage
    What is the slogan of the European Year of Cultural Heritage 2018 in Germany?
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      Karte der Weltkulturerbestätten in Deutschland
      How many UNESCO World Heritage Sites are there in Germany?
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        Aachener Dom
        Which building in Germany was first accorded UNESCO World Heritage status?
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          Kulturerbe: Orgel
          Which intangible German cultural heritage can be seen here?
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            Kulturerbe: Himmelsscheibe von Nebra
            This historical treasure is on UNESCO’s Memory of the World register. What is its name?





            Deutschlandjahr USA

            Germany and the U.S.

            Wunderbar together: the Year of German-American Friendship aims to encourage exchange – especially at a time of political differences.
            Globus in Händen
            What links us all

            Germany and the world

            People who are committed to international exchange and initiatives that link countries.

            Equal rights in politics?

            One of the most powerful women in the world governs Germany. Does that mean German politics has a high proportion of women? Here are the figures.

            Award-winning alumni projects

            Environmental protection in Mongolia, music lessons in Cameroon, support for indigenous peoples in Peru – six alumni projects from the PASCH initiative have been honoured in Berlin.

            Bavaria in Tel Aviv

            The Free State of Bavaria is aiming to consolidate its good relations with Israel – and now has its own representation in Tel Aviv.

            “Over 30 percent more exports”

            Who benefits most from the free-trade agreement between the EU and Japan? Marcus Schürmann, Managing Director of the German Chamber of Commerce and Industry in Japan, believes there is immense potential.

            Germany’s most popular jobs

            There are excellent opportunities for well-trained, qualified professionals in the German labour market. The most sought-after jobs and valuable tips for foreign applicants.


            Working in Germany

            What do you need for successful entry to the German labour market? Career opportunities for international specialists.
            Studieren in Deutschland

            Studying in Germany

            Information on universities, courses and scholarships, and the best tips for international applicants.

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