Finding a job
How to Apply
In addition to the above, non EU citizens seeking employment in Germany must apply to the Labour Office (Arbeitsamt ) for a work permit (Arbeitserlaubnis).
Unless you have special rights to a work permit (eg: as a student or being married to an EU citizen) there are three prerequisites to the granting of a work permit:
Another way to get a work permit is to enroll at University. Students are generally allowed to work up to 20hrs a week during semester and full time in the holidays.