Are you planning to immigrate to Germany? Do you need information about recognition of your degree, finding work, housing, schools, cultural life, etc.? On this page, new immigrants can find a few starting points.

Also, the websites of the Federal Ministry of the Interior and the Federal Office for Migration and Refugees both provide information, advice and contact addresses for new immigrants.

The Federal Ministry of the Interior has published a brochure for recent newcomers to Germany, with information on the main aspects of your new life here such as accommodation, work, health insurance, banking system, school etc.. Equally important, it tells you which people or organizations can help answer your questions and assist you in dealing with your new surroundings.