Deutscher Gewerkschaftsbund

Working in Germany without a German passport

Information for students

Flyer International Students (PDF, 263 kB)

Students from the European Union, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway and Switzerland enjoy unrestricted access to the German labour market and have the same rights as German students. For students from other countries, who are in Germany with a student visa, different rules apply. Leaflet. DGB Bundesvorstand, Abteilung Jugend und Jugendpolitik, February 2020