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Career Center Workshops - an excellent preparation for your career

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Softskills play a crucial role in professional life. They are just as important as expertise. To provide you with those methodical and interpersonal skills the Career Center organises workshops in German and English. The trainings are interactive and include practical exercises to consolidate the acquired know-how. For Viadrina students all trainings are free of charge.

Viadrina Compass Workshop-Portal

In the Viadrina Compass Workshop-Portal you will find all workshops and events organised by the Career Center, but also by other institutions such as the Viadrina Founder Center, ZLL, International Office, etc.. Apart from a detailed description, you will also find the room and time information.
To participate in a workshop, please register in the workshop portal with your contact details and matriculation number.

English Workshops in Winter Semester 2023/ 2024

November 10th 2023, 10:00 AM til 6:00 PM, on campus
How to communicate adequately and efficiently in intercultural settings

November 24th 2023, 10:00 AM til 2:30 PM, on campus
German Working Culture and Business Etiquette

November 27th til December 1st 2023, on campus
Get ready for the future! Future Skills @Viadrina
Workshops, Lectures, Market of Oppourtunities

December 11th 2023, 5:00 PM til 7:00 PM, online
How to use LinkedIn effectively and professionally for your job and internship search

January 16th 2024, 6:00 PM til 7:00 PM, online
Q & A Session: How to find and organise an internship/ working student position

January 23rd 2024, 6.00 PM til 7.00 PM, online
Q & A Session: How to apply for a job in Germany, application documents, procedure, job interview

Find more english workshops in the Viadrina Compass current training program and in the workshop portal (account necessary)
If you speak German on B1 or B2 niveau you are very wellcome to join a German workshop!

Frequently asked questions (FAQs) on workshops

Soft skills and key competencies as a course credit

ERASMUS students, regular Bachelor in Economics (BWL/ VWL) or Cultural Sciences students, as well as the Master of European Studies or the German and Polish Law students can acquire ECTS points for some of the workshops. If you have questions regarding ETCS points from our workshop program just contact us via

The whole ECTS list is here.

Which workshops are you interested in?