Opportunities in Bavaria

For Investors

With a GDP of 594.4 billion euros in 2017, Bavaria is one of the economic power houses of the European Union. Learn more about Bavaria

The State of Bavaria Montreal Office assists potential investors wanting to settle in Bavaria. Our team helps in preparing a program, organizing meetings with local authorities, professional organizations and chambers of commerce, as well as contacting partner companies and potential sponsors in Bavaria. Don't hesitate and contact us to take advantage of our free service package!


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For Scientists

The Scientific Coordination Office Bayern / Québec / Alberta / International at the Bavarian Alliance for Research in Munich spearheads the cooperation in R&D between Bavaria and Quebec. It helps scientists as well as institutions in every aspect of their bilateral research projects involving partners from both regions. Learn more

The province of Alberta also maintains a scientific and technological cooperation with Bavaria, as ties have grown stronger between the two regions ever since the first MoU was signed in 2007. Read about it!


For Students

Studying pays off – but before you can launch your academic career, many questions have to be answered: Which subject should I choose? Which university is the best for me? And where can I apply for a scholarship? Here you find the answers to those questions as well as further helpful information pertaining to academic studies in Bavaria. www.studieren-in-bayern.de

There are several agreements between Bavarian and Quebec universities to foster the bilateral student exchanges: you will find most of them at your university's international office. As a result of the Bavaria-Quebec relationships, some target groups -- such as grad students, aspiring teachers -- can also take advantage of specific programs offering financial and logistical support. Read more

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For cultural institutions

The scope of the Bavaria-Quebec cooperation covers many sectors of activity, and one of its most tangible and visible are the cultural exchanges. From longstanding projects supporting the development of young opera singers across the Atlantic, to one-time projects featuring Bavaria in Québec, there is a range of possibilities for cultural institutions. Read more about it

For job seekers

Around the globe, Bavaria is well known and valued for its quality of life and as a business location. The initiative „Work in Bavaria - excellence at all levels“ offers qualified personnel from around the world important informations on life and work in Bavaria. So, why not work where others go on holiday? In Bavaria, this dream might come true. www.work-in-bavaria.de

Canadian citizens aged 18 to 35 may apply for a simplified work permit under the “Youth Mobility Agreement”. Canadians already in Germany may apply for a visa on-site, with the proper authority. Read more

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For Tourists

Bavaria lies at the heart of Europe. Contiguous to Switzerland, Austria and the Czech Republic, the Land is the most attractive tourist destination of Germany. Each year, over 20 million tourists visit Bavaria and are enchanted by its landscapes, heritage sites, festivals, delicacies and way of life. Discover the diversity!

Find your perfect holiday and check out numerous insider tips, events and offers at www.bayern.by

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