Find a Job in Germany's Industry - Job Search & Application Training for International

Nov 07, 2017 from 09:30 AM to 04:45 PM

Graduate Center

Target group

International doctoral researchers who are looking for a job outside academia in the near furture. German doctoral researchers are also welcome.


Heidi Störr, Push Your Career - Career Consultancy

"Job Search and Application Training" is the first part of a three-day seminar series. We recommend to take part in all modules. You habe to register for each of them separately.


There are many questions if you start looking for a job in a company for the first time. The series of seminars "Find a Job in Germany's Industry" gives an overview of most important topics related to the job search with specific information for internaltional doctoral candidates.

In the module "Job Search & Application Training" you will learn how to target your search for future employment, and where you can look for vacancies. There will also be explanation and practice about the meaning of typical German phrases in job advertisements. In the second part you will understand how to write your cover letter and CV, and how best to adapt your application to the job offer. You will get application examples and advice for your certificate selection. Moreover you will receive many important hints for your application period.

Additional Service

After the seminar you can receive an individual feedback for your application documents. If you want to make use of this bring a hard copy of your updated application documents as well as a relevant job description as an example from your field of interest.

Additional appointments for individual application feedbacks will be allocated during the seminar.


This seminar will be repeated in German language in February 2018.


Applications via our registration portal are welcome until 31 October 2017.


Please note:

There are 12 places on this course. The persons that can participate in the course will receive an e-mail from the Graduate Center. Without this confirmation mail you cannot participate in the course. Only participants that have registered for the course via the Graduate Center will receive a certificate of attendance.

All further registrations will be placed on a waiting list. As soon as there is a free place on the course you will receive a message from us. If you do not receive any message from us concerning this course there are no free places and unfortunately you cannot participate in this course.





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