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Career Opportunities at TU Dortmund University

TU Dortmund University initiates, promotes and encourages business start-ups from research and supports its students and graduates in planning, concretely defining, and implementing their business ideas. Together with the public sector, with business-related institutions such as technology and start-up centers, associations or chambers of commerce, TU Dortmund University develops projects to generate entrepreneurial spirit on campus and to develop an innovation and start-up-friendly climate at TU Dortmund University.

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The Career Service of the TU Dortmund University

The Career Service of the TU Dortmund University in the CET is the contact point for students of all disciplines and helps students and graduates to develop a sustainable professional profile, to plan practical experience in their studies, to initiate contacts to employers and to learn application strategies and techniques with the help of application trainings in order to master the career entry in the best possible way. Employers are given the opportunity to contribute their professional practice and application experience and benefit from the exchange of knowledge and skills of students and graduates.

Successfully starting your career

Offer for TU Dortmund students

The Career Service of stellenwerk offers a wide range of services, including information about jobs and careers, application training, application document checks, and various events with company representatives, so that you can organize your studies in a practical way.

Start-up service

Gaining practical experience, pursuing a bright idea, building something from scratch and being your own boss sounds exciting? The Center for Entrepreneurship & Transfer (CET) accompanies you step by step with numerous offers and contacts to the foundation. In the various programs you can learn the basics, tools and methods of successful start-ups, get free advice in the start-up consultation and find the right environment to develop your idea into a sustainable business model.

Click through the programs and start your start-up project today.

> To the start-up consulting service

> Search for co-founders

Gain experience abroad

Internships abroad, exchange year, volunteer work abroad, and much more

Experience abroad is valued by all companies and can set you apart from other applicants in the application process. Therefore, plan semesters, internships or volunteer stays abroad into your studies and start organizing them early. The International Office is your central contact point and offers you comprehensive advice and support on your way abroad.


Get to know your future employer

Company events

Get to know your future employer, discover new occupational fields, learn about the possibilities of starting a career, exchange ideas with company representatives, optimize your application documents and find the job that suits you best.

At our company events you can take a look behind the scenes of recruiting, ask questions, learn what companies are looking for and how you can plan your career.

You can find upcoming events here

Want to dive into the start-up world?

Matching Day

Do you have a bright idea, but are still looking for the right people to join you?
Do you want to become part of a founding team or work in a startup?
Then come to the Matching Day!

In September, the Matching Day will take place either online or on the premises of the CET. Here you will have the opportunity to present your idea and find co-founders, become a co-founder or actively participate in a startup.

More information will follow.

Offer for companies

Regional growth needs many hands and smart minds. Help us to keep good personnel in the region.

stellenwerk at TU Dortmund University acts as a trailblazer for the exchange of students from all disciplines with cooperation partners from business and society with the aim of jointly offering viable career paths for the region, with the goal: to keep highly qualified personnel in the region.

At TU Dortmund University, more than 33,000 students work on technical, artistic, natural science, social science and humanities issues and challenges of tomorrow. Many start looking for jobs early. Working student jobs and internships are particularly attractive and open up the possibility of binding young talent to your company at an early stage. As the official job portal of the TU Dortmund University, stellenwerk is the first point of contact for students and graduates when it comes to starting a career. Due to the growing offer of English-language study programs, more and more international students are finding their way to our campus and the region - the knowledge and experience they bring with them can strengthen your company for international competition and for the continuous development of your business.

With our Career Service, you can recruit your future junior staff directly from the lecture hall.

We help you target your recruiting efforts to the right audience.

Through us you can:

  • Place your job offers directly at TU Dortmund University
  • Inform about career and entry opportunities in your company
  • Get into personal and exclusive contact with students from selected degree programs

Book lecture & workshop opportunities

We have created formats and service offerings to give you as a company the opportunity to exchange ideas with students and graduates of TU Dortmund University, to position yourself as an attractive employer on campus at an early stage, and thus to secure contact with the most suitable applicants.

We support you in planning and organizing your event.

Tuong Oanh Nguyen

Tel.: +49 231 755 8920

CET Centrum for Entrepreneurship und Transfer