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Working without a job qualification

The so-called West Balkans Rule applies until the end of 2020. It applies to people from:

  • Albania
  • Bosnia-Herzegovina
  • Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia
  • Kosovo
  • Montenegro
  • Serbia

This rule states that it is possible to get a visa for Germany even without a job qualification. Important requirement: a fixed job offer.

You will find further information on the website of the German employment agency. The information is only available in German.

If you’re also interested in getting a job in your own country, you will find opportunities here. Here you will also find information about further training programmes. This will help you improve your job prospects.

The best thing is to get advice. Here you will find advice that is both free of charge and individual. Advice is available in your native language.