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How to apply for an Opportunity Card Extension

The Opportunity Card provides foreign skilled workers from non-EU countries with a one-year German residence permit. During this time, the focus should be on finding a qualified part-time job (up to 20 hours a week) or a two-week trial job. If the applicant successfully secures a permanent job during this

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Proof of training in Germany – What you need to know

Applicants for the Opportunity Card must provide evidence of at least two years’ training that is recognised by the state in their country of origin. How does this evidence work and which authority do interested applicants need to contact? According to the German Federal Ministry of the Interior and Home

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Immigration by means of a recognition partnership

What actually is a recognition partnership? Foreign skilled workers from non-EU countries can enter Germany with a recognition partnership to work here. This does not require prior recognition of your professional qualifications in Germany. You can have your professional qualifications officially recognised after entering the country. This is made possible

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