Leipzig University celebrates 600th anniversary amid student protests

Leipzig University celebrates 600th anniversary amid student protests

The University of Leipzig celebrated its 600th anniversary on Wednesday, as German President Horst Köhler warned the country’s educational system was “chronically underfinanced.”

Students stage education protests nationwide

Students stage education protests nationwide

Education minister calls for speedy reform as students protest

Education minister calls for speedy reform as students protest

Germany to give millions in extra funding to new ‘top universities’

Germany to give millions in extra funding to new ‘top universities’

Here’s where Germany’s top universities stand in new global ranking

Here’s where Germany’s top universities stand in new global ranking

Are people from certain countries more likely to be denied German student visas?

Are people from certain countries more likely to be denied German student visas?

Germany remains ‘best country for international students,’ above UK and France

Germany remains ‘best country for international students,’ above UK and France

EXPLAINED: The different types of higher education in Germany
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These 10 German universities are best at landing you a job

These 10 German universities are best at landing you a job

Here are the top ten most prestigious universities in Germany

Here are the top ten most prestigious universities in Germany

These are Germany’s 11 best ‘young’ universities

These are Germany’s 11 best ‘young’ universities

These German universities are best at landing you a job

These German universities are best at landing you a job

Per-student spending in Germany drops drastically

Per-student spending in Germany drops drastically

German universities leap up world table

German universities leap up world table

Eight of the best subjects to study in Germany

Eight of the best subjects to study in Germany

German universities tumble in global rankings

German universities tumble in global rankings

Politician compares education reform to 9/11

Politician compares education reform to 9/11

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Graduate pay gap hits record level

Germany’s students fail to graduate in time

Germany’s students fail to graduate in time

PhD studies in Germany: What you need to know

PhD studies in Germany: What you need to know

German universities use Pentagon research cash

German universities use Pentagon research cash

Study: German graduates rarely jobless

Study: German graduates rarely jobless

Dusty discs unite Germany and Iran

Dusty discs unite Germany and Iran

‘Heidelberg has a zeitgeist you can feel’

‘Heidelberg has a zeitgeist you can feel’

Education ‘protects against unemployment’

Education ‘protects against unemployment’

50,000 students change password after hack

50,000 students change password after hack

English uni would attract best brains to Berlin

English uni would attract best brains to Berlin

Plagiarism case against education minister starts

Plagiarism case against education minister starts

Five German unis crack global top 100

Five German unis crack global top 100

Barracks and boats eyed for student housing

Barracks and boats eyed for student housing

Bavaria takes first step to scrap student fees

Bavaria takes first step to scrap student fees

One in ten graduating in Germany is foreign

One in ten graduating in Germany is foreign

Germany ‘fails to level educational playing field’

Germany ‘fails to level educational playing field’

Court: speedy student must pay fees

Court: speedy student must pay fees

University sues student who ‘studied too fast’

University sues student who ‘studied too fast’

Many students ‘lack basic writing skills’

Many students ‘lack basic writing skills’

Foreign students ‘should learn German’

Foreign students ‘should learn German’

Students offer sex ‘to improve grades’

Students offer sex ‘to improve grades’

Berlin named a top world city for students

Berlin named a top world city for students

Judges: Get professors out of poorhouse

Judges: Get professors out of poorhouse

Cops evict students from university lecture hall

Cops evict students from university lecture hall

OECD says Germany not producing enough skilled workers

OECD says Germany not producing enough skilled workers

Foreigners face pricey prep for universities

Foreigners face pricey prep for universities

Court allows students to offset uni costs from future income taxes

Court allows students to offset uni costs from future income taxes

Unpopular tuition fees could soon be history

Unpopular tuition fees could soon be history

Saxony leads education vanguard

Saxony leads education vanguard

Universities bracing for flood of students

Universities bracing for flood of students

University plagiarism report slams Guttenberg

University plagiarism report slams Guttenberg

Bachelor’s degree sufficient for good job prospects, study finds

Bachelor’s degree sufficient for good job prospects, study finds

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Schavan wants Islamic scholars for universities

Schavan wants Islamic scholars for universities

German universities slip in world rankings

German universities slip in world rankings

German education spending ranks low in international study

German education spending ranks low in international study

Solidarity for German students is a two-way street

Solidarity for German students is a two-way street

Students strike for better education

Students strike for better education

Schavan slams protesting students

Schavan slams protesting students

Court upholds university tuition fees in Baden-Württemberg

Court upholds university tuition fees in Baden-Württemberg

China asks UK to go easy on German shoe thrower

China asks UK to go easy on German shoe thrower

Scholarly German dying out

Scholarly German dying out

University enrollment reaches all-time high

University enrollment reaches all-time high

Record number of foreign students stay in Germany

Record number of foreign students stay in Germany

Education ministry defends university fees

Education ministry defends university fees

Merkel to deliver Harvard commencement address

Merkel to deliver Harvard commencement address

Global challenge to make canteen food art

Global challenge to make canteen food art

University: Guttenberg wilfully plagiarised

University: Guttenberg wilfully plagiarised

Merkel to present university reform plan next week

Merkel to present university reform plan next week