Study & Continuing education

Moliehi Shale from South Africa likes the openness between professors and students in the German higher education system.

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A once-in-a-lifetime experience

Networking and promoting change: How a training course for deans from developing and emerging countries can help to make their universities prepared for the future-ready.

Universities and Corona: What Now?

The corona pandemic also poses major challenges for universities. Maintaining research and teaching with the shortest possible contact times requires concerted action by all actors. This page summarizes the activities of the "Hochschulforum Digitalisierung" on the Corona Crisis.

25 Years of Successful Scientific Cooperation with Central and Eastern European Countries

With the end of the division of Europe in 1989/90, a new chapter began for academic cooperation between East and West. In 1993/94, the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) launched the "German Language Courses of Study" (DSG) funding programme in the countries of Central and Eastern Europe with funds from the German Federal Foreign Office. 25 years later, the programme has a track record of success.


Educational oppportunities made in Germany

The demand for qualified higher education is growing worldwide. More and more students want to benefit from the quality education institutions (HEIs), but without going abroad for their entire degree programme. You can find out what role German universities play with their transnational educational offerings in our infographic.