Information for young talent

We attach great importance to training and fostering young talent. Are you interested in international cooperation and GIZ? Join us as a vocational or development cooperation trainee or intern. Send us your application now!

We have three main programmes that foster young talent: apprenticeships, internships and the Development Cooperation Trainee Programme, which we run on behalf of the German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ). You will find more information on application deadlines and programme requirements under the relevant item on the menu on the right.

You will find comprehensive information on apprenticeship places and our development cooperation trainee and internship programmes on our job opportunities page. You can call up our online application form directly from the vacancy that interests you.

General information

If you are applying for an internship you only need to submit a CV and cover letter. Please note that you must register before you can submit an application.

Medical students please note that our programmes are not recognised as a clinical traineeship (Famulatur) or a practical year (praktisches Jahr).