Lehrer werden – Teacher Education in Germany

"Lehrer werden" is a guide for anyone interested in becoming a teacher in Germany. It offers information on study and training opportunities as well as the demand for teachers in each federal state.


The website serves as a guide for anyone interested in becoming a teacher in Germany and it offers access to information on all federal states. An introductory video portrait and FAQ on the teaching profession as well as statistics on the estimated demand for teachers in the federal states give basic information. More detailed information is available via a selection tool. When choosing the federal state and a school level, users are directed to specialised websites provided by the individual states. Links to external websites on the teaching profession offer further reading.


Institut für Film und Bild in Wissenschaft und Unterricht (educational media institute) (FWU)


Target Audience: Educational Practice, General Public
Type of Content: Information in Education, Teaching & Learning, Further Education & Professionalisation
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Department: Information Centre for Education
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