Your chance in Europe

Chance Europe: Studium, Arbeit und Praktika in Europa sind gefragt wie nie
Europe offers the best prerequisites for launching a professional career. Here are all the advantages at a glance:

Europe – a plus for the future

International experience is a big plus when starting a professional career. Open borders in the European Union and a convenient infrastructure make this experience possible for you. Well-developed exchange programmes, state-of-the-art universities and extraordinary cultural diversity are among the most important advantages.


Keeping Europe together

Why it is worth helping to shape the future of the European Union.

Career start


Working in Germany

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


Borders only on paper

It is a highly successful European project: for 30 years now, the EU Erasmus Programme has been enabling EU students, apprentices, interns and academics to spend periods abroad.

Studieren in Deutschland

Your guide to studying in Germany

Everything you need to know if you want to study in Germany – tips, links and info on universities, study programmes, requirements and scholarships.

Education and Training


Test yourself on the European Union.

Europäische Flaggen
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    Europäsiche Union: Gründungsländer
    Which country was not a founding member of the EU?
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      Europäsiche Union: Vertragsunterschrift
      What was the EU called when it was founded in 1957?
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        Europäsiche Union: Beitrittsland 2013
        Which country joined the EU in 2013 making it the most recent member?
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          Europäsiche Union: Sprachen
          How many official languages are there in the EU?
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            Europäsiche Union: Auszeichnung
            Which Prize was awarded to the European Union in 2012?
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              Europäsiche Union: Wahlen
              How often is the European Parliament elected?
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                Europäsiche Union: Kommission
                Who is the new President of the European Commission?




                Quick facts
                million people

                live in the 28 member states of the European Union (before Brexit).

                official languages

                reflect the cultural diversity of the European Union.

                million EU citizens

                speak German as their native language.

                member states

                have the common currency, the euro.

                million EU citizens

                are living, working or studying in another member state.

                billion euros

                account for the total GDP of the EU. It is also the second largest economy in the world.

                per cent

                of global foreign trade is carried out by the EU.

                VON UNSEREN PARTNERN

                Das BIBB unterstützt europäische Länder aktiv im Prozess der Entwicklung ihres Berufsbildungssystems.

                European Alliance for Apprenticeships

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                An experience for life

                Young people talk about the time they have spent abroad in Europe – doing voluntary service or an internship or studying at a university.