International Career Day for international Students, PhDs and Postdocs - June 08, 2023 | 4 pm – 9 pm

Networking / Speed Pitches / Job fair / Workshops / Snacks & Drinks

The Career Information Day intends to bring awareness of available career opportunities for international Students, PhDs and Postdocs in Germany at the university, in non-university research institutions and especially in interesting companies in the Rostock area. Additionally, the day provides an understanding of what is required to enter the German job market successfully.

Date: June 08, 2023 | 4 pm – 9 pm
Location: Konrad-Zuse-Haus, A.-Einstein-Str. 22, Atrium, 18059 Rostock
Language: English
Participation fee: none

The event aims to support Bachelor students, Master students, PhD Candidates and Postdocs who are seeking for a job or an internship in a company or would like to write a master/PhD thesis or begin a job in research. The participants of the event should learn from recruiters what employers are looking for in international candidates and what are the requirements regarding language, most wanted subjects or other qualifications.

Event Programme

4 pm
Pre-opening Workshops: How to apply for a job?

5 pm
Opening and Welcome Remarks

5:15 - 6 pm
Speed Pitches: Companies & Research Institutes introduce themselves

6 - 9 pm
Networking, Snacks & Drinks, Exhibition stands

Participating Companies and Non-University Research Institutes


Non-University Research Institutes


  • 4-5 pm: How to apply for a job?
  • 7-8 pm: Alumni talk
  • 7-8 pm: German work culture (English)
  • 8-9 pm: Joining the Graduate Academy - opportunities and challenges for international young scientists at the University of Rostock
  • 8-9 pm: Arbeiten in Deutschland (German)

Contact persons:

Elisabeth Reich
Head of the International Welcome Center
Tel.: +49 381 498 1191
E-Mail: welcome-centeruni-rostockde

Thilo Ebbighausen
Head of the Welcome Center Region Rostock
Tel.: +49 381 381-5453