Information for young people about Germany
You're interested in spending some time in Germany, learning the German language or you're simply looking for some information on the country? Then you have come to the right place!
In this section of the website, we're providing you with information about youth mobility, international meetings and programmes in Germany. Besides basic information on topics such as travelling and accomodation, we're also introducing German organisations that are active in the areas of international exchange, information on sponsorship opportunities, on German language courses and on jobs and internships.
More Information links about studying, working, voluntary work and travelling in Germany (and the other European countries) can be found in the information box below!
- General Information
- Au pair
- Education & Training
- Jobs & Internships
- Permanent work
- Grants & Funding
- Learning German
- Travelling & Accomodation
Information on Seminars and Language Courses for Foreigners at German universities is provided by the German Academic Exchange Service in Germany: www.daad.de/deutschland/studienangebote/sommerkurse/en.
You can obtain further information on German courses (also abroad) from the Goethe-Institut (www.goethe.de/en/index.htm) and its more than 100 offices abroad.
Deutsche Welle is running a whole soap series and other online tools like audio courses etc. to learn German. Have a look at the DW Acadamy page www.dw.de/learn-german/s-2469. They also have an online course which is available on mobile devices.
The University of Marburg developed an App for job-related German: play.google.com/store/search?q=pub:DaF-Abteilung%20Marburg.
There is an online course "I want to learn German" (Ich will Deutsch lernen) by the Deutscher Volkshochschulverband e.V. under www.iwdl.de/cms/lernen/start.html.
The introduction course "Welcome Grooves" teaches the German language through music: www.welcomegrooves.de.
You can find more Information and tips on multilingualism under www.baobab.at/images/doku/didaktikzumehrsprachigkeitunddafdaz.pdf.