Internships & Job Market

If you wish to apply for an internship or if you plan on taking up employment after completing your course of studies at our university, we recommend that you start to think about your areas of technical expertise early on in your studies. This will help you to effectively prepare yourself for the job market in Germany.

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In order to assist you in your job aspirations, please find a useful collection of helpful offers and tips for your search below.

Chamber of Commerce for East Frisia and Papenburg


The University of Applied Sciences Emden/Leer holds a cooperation with the Chamber of Commerce of  East Frisia and Papenburg (IHK).

For international students this cooperation enables to be registered at the Chamber's official internship seeking data bank with a reasonable chance to get connected with a prospective local employer. >> See our handout here.

For more information please contact us directly. We can provide you with all the necessary information to proceed with your application.

Useful Links

Legal framework for international students Link
Recognition of professional qualification Link

Job & Internship Boards
Make it in Germany! Job Listings Link
Connecticum Job Board (in German) Link
Staufenbiel Institute (in German) Link
The Association of German Engineers Link
Association for Electrical, Electronic & Information Technologies (VDE) Link - Academic Career Path Link

International Internship Programmes
Deutsche Kultur International Link
Intern Abroad Link
Council on International Educational Exchange Link
Cultural Vistas - Internships Abroad Link

Career Fairs in Germany
Graduate Congress Germany (in German) Link
Hanover Job Fair Link
Connecticum Berlin Link
Akademika Job Fair (in German) Link
Absolventa Job Fairs (in German) Link


Marina Gastmann
Coordinator for international degree students 
Phone: +49 (0) 4921/ 807-1369
E-Mail: marina.gastmann|at|