German Opportunities Fair 2017 in Riyadh


On November 12, 2017 the “German Opportunities Fair 2017” launches at the Goethe-Institute in Riyadh. The joint project of GESALO, the German Embassy, the Goethe-Institute for German language and the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD), aims to offer interested local students and young professionals a wide-range of possibilities.


GESALO and reknowned German companies such as V-LINE, thyssenkrupp, Siemens, DHL, ILF-Tecon & Partners Engineering PSC and S.A. Talke will represent the German economy and introduce students and young professionals to job and internship opportunities in the Kingdom.

Furthermore, the participants get the chance to join trial German language trainings with high-qualified teachers of the Goethe-Institute and can get in addition detailed information about German-Saudi Exchange Programs like the Saudi-German Government Scholarship Programme.

On top, the German Ambassador Dieter W. Haller and other diplomats of the German Embassy will answer the audience's questions.


Planned Program:

4:00 pm: Welcoming and registration of the students

4:20 pm: Opening by the Goethe-Institute

4:25 pm: Self-Introduction of the German companies / consultations

4:45 pm: Question & Answer Session Part 1 with the German Embassy

6:00 pm: Q&A's Session Part 2 with the German Ambassador

7:00 pm: Closing

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