How an original application can get you into a top university
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How an original application can get you into a top university

Applying to universities can be a nerve-wracking experience. In competitive field, what’s the best way to stand out? The Local looks at how making an unconventional application – and using digital media to present your authentic self – could secure your place at a top university or business school.

How Berlin and Hamburg laid the foundations for today’s German economic powerhouse
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How Berlin and Hamburg laid the foundations for today’s German economic powerhouse

EXPLAINED: how business mentality and psychology differs between countries
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EXPLAINED: how business mentality and psychology differs between countries

International study: how to become an ethical leader
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International study: how to become an ethical leader

Student sit-ins continue through Christmas

Student sit-ins continue through Christmas

Police clear out protesting students

Police clear out protesting students

Student protests prod officials toward education reforms

Student protests prod officials toward education reforms

Virtual classrooms: how do you make online learning social?
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Virtual classrooms: how do you make online learning social?

What skills do you need to succeed in business in the 2020s?
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What skills do you need to succeed in business in the 2020s?

Why Americans love studying in Sweden
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Why Americans love studying in Sweden

The European university turning student ideas into startups
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The European university turning student ideas into startups

The master’s programmes that make you more employable
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The master’s programmes that make you more employable

Change the world with a master’s degree from Sweden’s Linköping University
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Change the world with a master’s degree from Sweden’s Linköping University

In graphs: Number of international students in Germany quickly growing

In graphs: Number of international students in Germany quickly growing

The Swedish university where students tackle real-world problems
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The Swedish university where students tackle real-world problems

German universities among world’s best for science subjects, study finds

German universities among world’s best for science subjects, study finds

Rent for student housing across Germany has skyrocketed, survey shows

Rent for student housing across Germany has skyrocketed, survey shows

Is this the best Swedish university for international master’s students?
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Is this the best Swedish university for international master’s students?

Tenth of world’s most reputable universities are in Germany

Tenth of world’s most reputable universities are in Germany

How new fees for non-EU students could hurt German universities

How new fees for non-EU students could hurt German universities

Man found guilty of raping student in Munich university toilets

Man found guilty of raping student in Munich university toilets

These are the German universities with the best global reputation

These are the German universities with the best global reputation

Germany is ‘best country for international students’, above UK

Germany is ‘best country for international students’, above UK

Why small German university towns are the best for foreign students

Why small German university towns are the best for foreign students

Germany ‘only country left’ which holds to free higher education

Germany ‘only country left’ which holds to free higher education

Suspect confesses to rape in Munich university toilet

Suspect confesses to rape in Munich university toilet

These are Germany’s top ten universities

These are Germany’s top ten universities

The 10 worst German cities for students to find digs

The 10 worst German cities for students to find digs

Studying in Germany – nine very compelling reasons to do it

Studying in Germany – nine very compelling reasons to do it

German IT students play XXL Tetris on university building

German IT students play XXL Tetris on university building

No space for Allah as German unis close prayer rooms

No space for Allah as German unis close prayer rooms

German unis offer ‘best deal’ for foreign students in Europe

German unis offer ‘best deal’ for foreign students in Europe

Robot pals to teach refugee kids German

Robot pals to teach refugee kids German

Berlin named Germany’s best city for students

Berlin named Germany’s best city for students

Studying in Germany left me down in the dumps

Studying in Germany left me down in the dumps

The online MBA with campus and community
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The online MBA with campus and community

Foreign students flock to Germany at record rate

Foreign students flock to Germany at record rate

Students fight for life after chimney plunge

Students fight for life after chimney plunge

Prof rejects Indian intern over ‘rape problem’

Prof rejects Indian intern over ‘rape problem’

Scientists find that ants have toilets too

Scientists find that ants have toilets too

‘Xenophobes’ are one third of Pegida: study

‘Xenophobes’ are one third of Pegida: study

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Germany has thousands of uni spots open

PhDs confiscated by Nazis to be restored

PhDs confiscated by Nazis to be restored

Germany ranks third in world university list

Germany ranks third in world university list

Russian-German school opens in teeth of conflict

Russian-German school opens in teeth of conflict

Top university switches master’s to English

Top university switches master’s to English

Foreign students in Germany at all-time high

Foreign students in Germany at all-time high

The student dream? Make me a bureaucrat

The student dream? Make me a bureaucrat

Wayward rocket destroys kid’s bedroom

Wayward rocket destroys kid’s bedroom

German students turn to private universities

German students turn to private universities

Germany’s younger universities on the rise

Germany’s younger universities on the rise

German universities rise in reputation rankings

German universities rise in reputation rankings

Which subjects are German unis best at?

Which subjects are German unis best at?

Industry boss: ‘Too many students harm economy’

Industry boss: ‘Too many students harm economy’

Is Erasmus really worth its budget boost?

Is Erasmus really worth its budget boost?

Homeless university offers hope on the streets

Homeless university offers hope on the streets

German universities slip in world rankings

German universities slip in world rankings

University canteens struggle with student rise

University canteens struggle with student rise

Fraternities mull ‘Aryan purity’ test for members

Fraternities mull ‘Aryan purity’ test for members

Bayreuth immigration office ‘unfair’ to students

Bayreuth immigration office ‘unfair’ to students

Education minister loses doctorate for plagiarism

Education minister loses doctorate for plagiarism

Bavaria to revamp post-war politics college

Bavaria to revamp post-war politics college

Trade guilds tell students: be practical

Trade guilds tell students: be practical

Grade inflation blows up German universities

Grade inflation blows up German universities

Beauty ‘as good as a uni degree’ for career

Beauty ‘as good as a uni degree’ for career

OECD: Education deficit threatens nation’s future

OECD: Education deficit threatens nation’s future

Merkel got bad marks for Marx

Merkel got bad marks for Marx

Around 100 professors investigated in ‘bribes for doctorate’ probe

Around 100 professors investigated in ‘bribes for doctorate’ probe

Survey finds nerds get laid later in life

Survey finds nerds get laid later in life

German students increasingly unpolitical and reactionary

German students increasingly unpolitical and reactionary

Merkel calls for more flexibility in education

Merkel calls for more flexibility in education

German university fees scaring students away

German university fees scaring students away

Explained: This is what studying in Germany will look like in autumn 2020
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Explained: This is what studying in Germany will look like in autumn 2020

Four key differences between European and American business schools
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Four key differences between European and American business schools