Your Career in Mainfranken

10 Reasons why

Urbanity meets Nature. Countryside Living goes High-Tech. Innovated tradition.

Where work is good and living is easy.

  1. In the center of Europe, great connections
  2. Innovation Leader and High-Tech Hub
  3. Promising Career Prospects
  4. Multicultural and International
  5. Lifelong Learning
  6. Plenty of Family Space
  7. Rich in Culture
  8. Prosperous Climate
  9. Growing responsibly, acting sustainably
  10. Health for all


In the center of Europe, great connections

Five Autobahn highways interchange here. The airports of Frankfurt and Nuremberg are only an hour’s drive away. Würzburg, a hub for ICE high-speed trains. Perfect for getting from A to B.

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Innovation Leader and High-Tech Hub

Growth triggers growth. Key technologies are mechanical engineering & automotive, medicine & health, new materials & plastics, information technology & artificial intelligence, energy & environment. Global players, Hidden champions and numerous renowned R&D institutes.


Promising Career Prospects

More than 85.000 employers to choose from. All searching for skilled workers, executives or potentials who strive for more. Technical professions, Health Care positions or Craftmanship: Start your career here.

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Multicultural and International

Diversity leads to success. The International Campus of the University of Applied Sciences Würzburg – Schweinfurt, the International School Mainfranken and multinational Corporations bring people from all corners of the world to Mainfranken. Many of whom are here to stay.

Lifelong learning

Well renowned Institution? Julius-Maximilians-Universität Würzburg. Leading University of Applied Sciences? FH Würzburg-Schweinfurt. 38.000 Students pick Mainfranken as their preferred place to study. A large number of vocational colleges as well as numerous institutions for adult education offer numerous training programs.


Plenty of Family Space

Mainfranken is a great place to raise kids. Lots of green, plenty of room to play. Daycare and kindergarten places in sufficient quantity, renowned Bavarian schools, lots of sports and recreational opportunities. In short: Perfect for parents and their offspring alike! And affordable for all!

Rich in Culture

Concerts with of fantastic views, Europe’s largest festival for African music, more than 200 wine festivals – big events that draw crowds and small happenings that are fun and unique to the area. The Würzburg Residenz and the Hofgarten are UNESCO World Heritage Sites, rich in Baroque rococo.  


Prosperous climate

Mild temperatures provide an ideal climate for grape growing. Excellent wines are produced all over Franconia, the best ones on the slopes over the River Main. Everything flows. In many towns and communities the Main River is the lifeline. Biking, Hiking, Watersports or just hanging out with friends. Easy Living.

View of an old building through the vineyards in beautiful summer weather in Mainfranken

Growing responsibly, acting sustainably

You love to walk through the forests, to climb, to hike and to enjoy nature? Then the UNESCO Biosphere Reserve Rhön with its unique and open landscape is just right for you. Certified regional and organic produce is offered right on site.


Health for all

Not only is Bäderland Bayerischer Rhön well renowned for its five historic spas. More than 250 health companies provide top health care. The Rhönklinikum and the Würzburg University Hospital make sure that health services are available to all, at all times- also in remote rural areas.