Conference Higher Education and the Labour Market (HELM)

The annual international Conference “Higher Education and the Labour Market“ (HELM) is jointly organised by the Institute for Employment Research (IAB) and DZHW. Each conference is dedicated to a special topic in the field of labour market and higher education research. It takes place at alternating locations in Nuremberg and Hanover, Germany.

The 2nd HELM Conference will be held on the 29th/30th October 2019 in Hanover with special focus on

Different Paths – Different Outcomes? Changes in the Acquisition of the Higher Education Entrance Qualification and Educational Pathways of Graduates

Call for Papers! We appreciate empirical contributions from various disciplines, in particular from Economics, the Social Sciences and Education. You may find more information in the CfP document.

Please submit a short abstract (maximum 500 words) by 24th June 2019 to .


Anja Gottburgsen
Dr. Anja Gottburgsen 0511 450670-912
Monika Jungbauer-Gans
Prof. Dr. Monika Jungbauer-Gans 0511 450670-910