Work experience in a German company

Due to the remit of UK-German Connection, we are unable to offer direct assistance and advice on finding a placement in Germany. However, we have put together a number of links to external organisations which might be able to help.

In a nutshell

Fancy working abroad for a German company? Then why not look for a work placement in Germany? Many well-known firms and companies offer internships geared towards students who are part way through their undergraduate studies. You could also apply through an organisation or agency. For more information please have a look at our link list below. Also, remember to check our website for tips about Going to Germany.

Most companies will probably expect you to have some knowledge of German before you begin your internship. If you want to see what level your German is before you apply for any language courses in Germany, you can take an online sample test on the Goethe-Institut website: