IQ - Integration through Qualification

The programme’s aim is to fund measures promoting the sustainable integration of adults of foreign origin into the labour market appropriate to their level of education.

The funding from 2023 onwards will focus on counselling services for credential recognition and fair integration, upskilling programmes to attain full recognition of foreign qualifications, bridge trainings for skilled labour market integration, as well as services for labour market stakeholders active in the areas of recognition and skills shortages.

Profile of the programme

Target group
  • Migrants, people with a foreign background
Implementation period

2022.07.07 - 2028.12.31

  • Federal Ministry of Labour and Social Affairs
Funding priority

1: Promotion of sustainable and quality work, start-ups and entrepreneurship as well as adaptation to change

Additional Information

web­site of pro­gramme


Bundesministerium für Arbeit und Soziales

Referat I6

11017 Berlin