Opportunities in Iraq
Thinking of returning home to Iraq? Already returned and want to build a future for yourself? Or are you living in Iraq and looking for new career opportunities? This website provides a lot of information on jobs, training, starting a business and much more. The German Centre for Jobs, Migration and Reintegration (GMAC) is open to everyone and will be happy to refer you to options that suit your individual situation. It has offices in Baghdad and Erbil. You can receive advice there in person, as well as by phone or e-mail.
The advice provided by our centres is available to everyone.
It is free of charge and non-binding. Depending on your needs, the advisors will refer you to a training course or assist you in applying for support. There may be some requirements, like a minimum age or a certain school-leaving qualification.
In Germany there are a lot of options available to help you prepare for a successful return.
Important points after returning
Housing, health, support for families - here you will find offers for a good start.
Employment and Setting up a business
Here you can discover what type of support is available to those looking for a job or an internship. Want to start a business and need assistance with preparations and finance? Here you can learn more about the various opportunities for entrepreneurs.
Vocational training, further education and university
If you are interested in vocational training or university studies, you will find information here.
Psychosocial health and emergency support
Here you can gain an overview of the support available to those with emotional issues. You can also obtain advice on legal issues.