2015-05-13 - Category : Studying and training, Working in Germany, Living in Germany

German language in trend worldwide

More and more people learn German: 15.4 Million children, young people and adults worldwide learn German. This is the result of the study “Deutsch als Fremdsprache weltweit. Datenerhebung 2015”, commissioned by the German Federal Foreign Office. According to the study, the interest in the German language is not only very high in Europe, but also in Asian countries, in Latin America, in Africa, as well as in the Near and Middle East.


2015-03-25 - Category : Studying and training, Migration policy and integration

More and more young people from abroad begin their studies in Germany

German higher education institutions experience a growing popularity among people from abroad. The number of international students who began their studies in Germany in 2014 has increased by 4.5 percent compared to the previous year.


2015-02-27 - Category : Migration policy and integration

Germany sees immigration increase in the first half of 2014

According to the latest survey of the Federal Statistical Office 667.000 people moved to Germany in the first half of 2014 – this means a rise of approximately 20 percent compared to the first half of 2013. For the fourth time in a row Germany has a double-digit growth rate in regards to immigration in the first half of a year.


2015-02-20 - Category : Studying and training, Working in Germany, Living in Germany

BAMF’s Graduates Study: Every second foreign student stays in Germany after graduation

Foreign students from non-EU countries increasingly take the opportunity to start a career in Germany. According to the Federal Office for Migration and Refugees (BAMF) around 54 per cent of them remains in Germany after graduation.