Lufthansa is one of the most popular employers in Germany

Lufthansa was again honoured with the accolade of being one of Germany’s favourite employers in 2011. For the fifth year in a row the Company earned a top place in the Business category among the German companies ranked by the Universum Student Survey 2011.

Universum Student Survey 2010 (published in “Wirtschaftswoche”)

Degree course

Ranking 2011

Ranking 2010

Business studies

3th place

2nd place


7th place

7th place


16th place

14th place

Over 155,000 applications for more than 6,000 vacancies in the Group bear witness to this popularity and are a tribute to the success and brand recognition of the Group recruitment portal, the central platform for personnel marketing and recruitment. Lufthansa makes active use of the site to manage its online talent pool, which currently comprises approximately 5,000 profiles.

The Facebook page of has also developed into a very popular platform for exchanging information on careers and applications at the Lufthansa Group. With 20,000 fans it is one of the busiest Facebook career pages in the German-speaking network. Lufthansa particularly uses this channel to approach talented young people and attract them to a career within the Group.

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