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  • CapitalBerlin
  • Official Languages German
  • Population 81.9 million
  • International tertiary students 131,781 Source: UNESCO
  • Australian share (number) 1,794
  • Australian share (percentage) 1 percent

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StudyWorld Berlin 2014
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10 Nov 2014 - 15 Nov 2014
Munich, Frankfurt, Cologne, Hamburg and Berlin , Germany

Germany education market profile

News and opportunities

Increase in German students taking full degrees abroad MIP subscribers only
Wednesday, February 26, 2014Updates | Higher education
The number of German students opting to complete their full degree in another country has risen by 5 per cent during 2012 and 2013. Non-traditional destinations, including Asia, are growing in popular ...
Germany looks to boost recruitment of international studentsMIP subscribers only
Friday, February 07, 2014Updates | Schools | ELICOS | Vocational Education and Training (VET) | Higher education
Germany’s popularity as an overseas study destination is growing, according to a recent study. The new coalition government intends to increase the number of foreign students in Germany to 350 000 by ...
Growing trend of European universities courting English speakersMIP subscribers only
Friday, November 22, 2013Updates | ELICOS | Higher education
A growing number of European universities are teaching courses in English in an attempt to win students away from traditional English speaking markets.
European heavyweights need greater English language proficiencyMIP subscribers only
Tuesday, November 19, 2013Updates | ELICOS
English language skills are stagnating in Germany and Italy and plummeting in France, highlighting ongoing opportunities in key continental European economies. This article takes a deeper look at the ...
ICEF Berlin 2013 provides mega meeting point for agents and institutions
Friday, November 15, 2013Schools | ELICOS | Vocational Education and Training (VET) | Higher education | Austrade update
For a second consecutive year, Austrade joined with English Australia and the Australian Council for Private Education and Training (ACPET) to participate in ICEF Berlin Workshop, the world’s largest ...

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