Learn more about our education policies.

  • Education

    The German Vocational Training System

    The German vocational education and training system, also known as the dual training system, is highly recognized worldwide due to its combination of theory and training embedded in a real-life work environment.

  • Education

    Recognition of Foreign Professional Qualifications

    Germany’s Recognition Act entitles foreign skilled professionals to a review of their vocational qualifications for equivalence with the corresponding German professions. Experience has shown that the Recognition Act is a success.

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    Erasmus+: Europe's popular educational programme

    More and more young Europeans are undertaking an Erasmus semester abroad in order to learn new languages, explore other cultures and study and train in other countries.