Germany’s private schools are violating the constitution by picking students according to their parents’ wealth, a new study has found. The result is increasing social segregation and elitism, the authors say.
US News & World Report released its 2016/17 edition of the Best Global Universities (BGU) ranking on Tuesday, including a list of the top institutions in Germany.
Studying in Germany is still free – but maybe not for much longer. Foreign students in the state of Baden-Württemberg may soon have to pay, while students in major cities are fast running out of affordable housing.
There is high demand for German courses in countries in the Western Balkans. The Goethe Institute is now even offering children’s courses.
During her sophomore year at Arlington High School, Lexi Vier was told she had to take a foreign language class to fulfill graduation requirements. She made a decision that now could have a significant impact on her higher education once she graduates.
A report presented by the OECD in Berlin gave Germany good marks in comparison with other countries for its educational standards, but there were still some negative headlines.
Saudi Arabia is closing the King Fahd Academy in Bonn by the end of the year, Saudi diplomats say. Many Germans were wary of the school, which has been suspected of attracting Islamists to Germany.
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Germany has seen a 20 percent rise in American students in last three years, and its universities want more of them.
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