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.

 Was Europa zusammenhält

The EU at a glance

Politics, economy, science and culture: discover here what unites Europe, which role Germany plays in the EU.

Career start


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

Quick facts
million people

live in the 27 member states of the European Union.

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.


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.