Career Opportunities

German Careers and Jobs – Advice from

Academic Jobs EU – “The Leading Site for Academic and Research Jobs in Europe.”


If you want to be a real player in the 21st century, learning German will give you the edge you need. Keep in mind: 100 million people worldwide communicate in German! German is the official language in Germany, Austria, Switzerland and Luxembourg. German is the second most popular language to learn in the EU and ranks among the top 10 most frequently languages spoken in the world. It plays an important role as a foreign language in many countries, particularly in Central and Eastern Europe.

With knowledge of German, you improve your employment opportunities – Germany has the largest economy in the European Union and the third largest in the world. It is the world’s leading exporter and importer.  German, for sure, puts you in high demand. This page highlights some of the many areas where doors will open for you if you challenge yourself to learn German.

Source: The Goethe Institute