Carl Benz School of Engineering

Career Guidance Services

Carl Benz School offers you several career guidance workshops throughout the year.

Registration Policy

This semester we will be introducing a new registration format for our career guidance workshops.

1. Pre-registration: Indicate which workshops you would like to attend this semester

With pre-registering for the workshop, you are showing which workshops you would like to attend this semester. You need to fill this out to be eligible to participate.

2. Registration: Register for the workshop you actually want to participate in 3 weeks before the event

The workshops are still offered on a first come, first served basis, so three weeks before the event, you will have the chance to decide whether you truly want to participate in the workshop you have showed your interest in. Registration will be open 3 weeks before the event. A reminder email will be sent before the registration date to the pre-registered students.

3. Deposit: Drop by the office to pay a 15 Euro deposit until 2 weeks before the workshop

In order to ensure proper adherence to the attendance regulations, students registered for a workshop who are actually planning to participate are to pay a 15 Euro deposit in cash until 2 weeks before the workshop.

This will be refunded upon course attendance or timely cancelation.

Please also note that if the critical participant number for each workshop is not attained, we might have to cancel an event. In event of a cancelation, the deposit will be refunded to those who paid.


Workshops Winter Term 2020/2021

Leadership Workshop

A good leader is the essential factor for teamwork. In the leadership training, the participants learn to understand and control group processes. The focus is on the leader as a motivator and leadership personality. The first part of the course focuses on awareness of one's own values and strengths as well as time management. The second part covers the major topics covered in this course, teambuilding motivation, leadership styles and communication. Helpful practical tips and answers to individual questions of the participants are also part of the training.

Date: November 14, 21 and 28, 2020

Time: 10:00 am - 3:00 pm (GMT+2)

Registration Period: October 19 - November 13, 2020

>> Download the PDF here.


Academic Writing Workshop

The Academic Writing Workshop will teach you how to find a thesis that is suitable for you, how to work in research, how to start and apply literature search and how to use citations, how to write a theses, and more. There will also be a Q&A session at the end.

Target group:  Intake 2017/2018

Date: October 31, 2020

Time: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm (GMT+2)

Attendance: Presence, SE 101 & PC Pool*

* Please note: Attendance might be changed to online.

Registration Period: October 27 - 29, 2020

>> Download the PDF here.


Application Documents

We offer a workshop on how to prepare your application documents. This includes valuable tips for your CV and your cover letter and general information on the application process on the German labor market.

Date: January 14, 2020

Time: 5:00 - 7:30 pm (GMT+2)

Registration Period: Deadline extended until January 10th, 2021

>> Download the PDF here.


Interview Training

The next step in a successful application process is an invitation to a job interview. In order to prepare our students and alumni best, we offer interview simulations, where you can practice your interview skills in a professional setting.

Date: January 22, 2021

Time: 4:00 - 7:00 pm (GMT+2)

Registration Period: Deadline extended until January 10th, 2021

>> Download the PDF here.


German Business Culture

If you are just about to start your internship or job position, this workshop prepares you for what to expect in a German business environment. Topics like German mentality, structure & rules, and business etiquette will be addressed.

Date: January 30, 2021

Time: 10:00 am - 3:00 pm (GMT+2)

Registration Period: Deadline extended until January 10th, 2021

>> Download the PDF here.


Registration Career Guidance Workshops

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