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Jobline LMU brought to you by the Language Center

Please also note the LMU Career Services for LMU students

• Cross-faculty support for applications and careers
• Personal advice, career events, seminars, mentoring and more


Work or study in English-speaking countries

  • What’s different & why it matters
  • The German advantage!

Preparation = Success

  • Before you start writing
  • Make the most of your experience
  • What you can do right now

CV/ Résumé

  • Step-by-step guide
  • Converting your German CV
  • Academic CV

Cover letters

  • Step-by-step guide
  • 9 cover letter mistakes employers hate


  • How to get a good one
  • Faculty recommendation letters

Online applications

  • Making your application safe
  • Online application forms
  • Avoid computer rejection

Interviews: What to expect

  • Interview strategies
  • Questions you should ask
  • After the interview

Application language

  • Degrees and grades
  • Talking about experience
  • Grammar overview


  • CVs and cover letters
  • Thank you letters