Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin - Department of Social Sciences

Internships and Job Opportunities

The following websites can help students to find internships or job opportunities:

This website is cooperated between different German universities and online job and internship fairs. Its focus is interdisciplinary and useful for graduates, trainees and interns, though most of them are in German language. You can also find tips for applying, the job interview, first day in job and your rights as an intern.

Integrates different job and internship fairs such as FAZ, Süddeutsche, Tagesspiegel, UNICUM, JobScout24.

Career fair for German and international interns.

This advanced search engine provides information on internships and jobs worldwide.

Job offers in german public administration

This website contains information on internships in Germany and abroad. Furthermore, it provides tips on applications, assessment centers and interviews.

This website lists jobs in Germany at universities and research institutes. You can receive a weekly newsletter with new jobs.

The Geisteswissenschaft Blog helps you with questions concerning humanities and social scinece in general. You will find detailed information e.g. about study opportunities and work fields, job offers an interviews with experts.

Jarocco offers jobs only for academics, with special focus on humanities, social and cultural science

The changer is a Berlin based social business. It aims to make it easier to find a job with social impact.


The "Wirtschaftswoche" is a weekly magazine for economy. This website includes job and internship exchanges of online databases and newspapers such as, Süddeutsche Zeitung, eFinancialCareers, JobLeads, Jobscout24, salesjob.

Karriereportal Handelsblatt and Wirtschaftswoche

Provides beside different offers for interns and jobs some additional tips and information on your perfect job application portfolio, the job interview, assessment center, certificates etc. in thematic dossiers.

Die Zeit

Die Zeit is a renowned weekly newspaper, orientated on current political and intellectual topics. Hence, it focuses on academic and research fields. This platform includes the job offers of the last four printed versions.

Junge Osteuropa-Spezialisten

This is a forum for young professionals in social sciences who focus on central and Eastern Europe. Irregularly updated are information on conferences, research projects, publications, scholarships and job/internship offers.

Magazine "Arbeitsmarkt"

This magazine provides a detailed overview on current job opportunities. The weekly magazine skims through 55 weekly and daily newspapers, 31 professional journals and 50 online job markets and collect relevant internships and jobs for social scientists.

Catapult – Philosophische Fakultät III der Humboldt Universität zu Berlin

Career fair for students of the Philosophische Fakultät III, which includes social sciences but focuses on cultural sciences in general.

H soz U kult

Website that informs about current jobs at (mainly) german universities, as well as internships in the field of academia.

Interns and jobs – service of the Humboldt-Universität

Includes different search engines and websites for student-jobs, interns and jobs as well as general information about applying, the job interview, first day in job etc.

Internships and jobs in specific countries/regions:

Job opportunities according to vocational fields:

Job opportunities in international organizations: