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New regulations for foreign doctors in Germany – preparatory course for the professional language examination at the medical association

More and more hospitals employ doctors from abroad. The conditions for the admission of foreign doctors to Germany have now changed. In many federal states, specialist language examinations are conducted by the medical associations for the licensing and professional licensing of doctors. This is to ensure a consistently high standard of quality. We would be […]


The Blue Card: Everything you need to know 

The Blue Card is a successful permit to attract the best professional talent, which offers significant advantages for their integration into German life. We tell you here what this permit is about, the criteria for obtaining it according to the two different types of the card, which are the most significant advantages, and how we […]

 What is the Niederlassungserlaubnis? 

As you’re moving yourself through the process of relocating to Germany, you might have come across the word Niederlassungserlaubnis. In this blog post, we answer all your questions revolving around “What is the Niederlassungserlaubnis?”. Niederlassungserlaubnis is a settlement permit for an unlimited period of time, which gives the holder unrestricted access to the labor market. […]

Navigating Germany’s Housing Scene: Temporary vs. Permanent Residences

Finding an apartment in Germany is tough. Moving to a new city and especially country can be both thrilling and daunting, especially when it comes to finding the right place to call home. In Germany, in general, individuals face the choice between temporary and permanent residences. Each option caters to specific needs and presents its own […]

Fachkräfteeinwanderungsgesetz – A new law for easier immigration to Germany

Attracting international talent has become crucial for the growth and success of Germany’s economy. However, navigating the complexities of immigration laws and regulations can be daunting. Luckily, the German government offers a more easeful approach to the whole aspect of relocation. In this article, you will find everything you need to know about the new […]

Health insurance for international employees in Germany

In today’s competitive business landscape, startups are increasingly recognizing the value of sourcing international talents to drive innovation and fuel their growth. Hiring employees from different countries brings diverse perspectives, skills, and experiences to the table, fostering creativity, adaptability, and a global mindset. As moving to Germany is a big commitment, international employees do worry […]

Relocation to Germany – 3 tips

The relocation to Germany for work can be a transformative experience, offering numerous benefits and opportunities for personal and professional growth. Germany is known for its strong economy, diverse industries, excellent work-life balance, and high living standards. This makes it an attractive destination for professionals from around the world seeking new challenges and career advancement. […]

Advantages of Hiring International Professionals

In today’s interconnected world, startups are constantly seeking new ways to gain a competitive edge and propel their growth. One powerful strategy gaining traction is hiring international professionals from abroad, sourcing from a worldwide pool of talented individuals waiting to contribute with their unique knowledge. The advantages of hiring international professionals are often covered by […]

Our 5 core business values

Relocating to a new country is an exciting but often complex endeavor, likewise for companies that want to relocate their international talents to Germany as for individuals who take a chance to build a new life abroad. The challenges of navigating the communication with authorities, understanding visa requirements, and settling into a new life can […]

Relocation of international professionals to Germany

As a leading relocation agency that specializes in bringing foreign employees to Germany for startups, we understand the unique challenges and complexities of the visa and immigration process. The relocation of international professionals to Germany can be challenging, eating away time and resources. Our goal is to provide seamless and comprehensive support to ensure a […]

Official member of the European Relocation Association!

We proudly announce that Startcon GmbH is now an official member of the European Relocation Association (EuRA) and joined the ranks of Europe’s leading relocation agencies. The company with founder and CEO Miriam started 15 years ago and is now a thriving and successful business – thanks also to the hard work and great effort […]