A center and non-profit program for preparing qualified Lebanese engineers to match the requirements of the German engineering job market, and for helping them start a new career in Germany. A joint program of GADC, RWTH Aachen University and the Sprachenakademie in Aachen in coordination with the German Embassy in Beirut, the Chamber of Engineers in the State of Baden-Württemberg and the Oder of Engineers and Architects in Beirut, Lebanon.

Remark: This program does not guarantee a job, it increases the chances in finding a job through the many components it offers to the participants.

Legal: German Academic Development Center S.A.R.L., a company for coordinating qualification and further education, organized and exists under the laws of Lebanon, which is duly registered at the commercial register in Beirut, Lebanon.


Applicants must have minimum a 5-year academic degree which is equivalent to Bachelor of Engineering (B.E.) or Master of Science (M.Sc.) degrees. Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.) degrees that are 3 academic years do not qualify for the program. This is a must so the degree can also be recognized in Germany.

The Way

Application Process

The process is easy and simple:
  1. Apply online
  2. You will be contacted within 1 month to be informed about the procedures and important dates.
  3. Go through the selection process:

Selection Procedure

The Program

  • Phase I: Beirut / Lebanon
    • 4 months of German language courses by certified teachers at the Order of Engineers (in the evenings so there would be no conflict with your jobs)
  • Phase II: Aachen / Germany
    • 6 months
      • 1st – 4th month:   German language courses in Aachen
      • 1st – 4th month:   Specialized and cultural workshops done by the RWTH Aachen University and specialized staff.
      • 1st – 6th month:   Career-coaching, personal advising, support

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The Team

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