In the academic year 2013 (summer semester 2013 and winter semester 2013/14), a total of 101,000 foreign new entrants enrolled at institutions of higher education in Germany.
Based on provisional figures, the Federal Statistical Office (Destatis) also reports that, compared with the previous year, their number increased by 5.8% to over 100,000 for the first time ever.
On the whole, 507,100 first-semester students started studying at German institutions of higher education in the academic year 2013.
This was an increase of 2.4% on a year earlier.
For further information:
tel: (+49-611) 75-4140,
Miriam Wolters | Statistisches Bundesamt
138,500 Germans studied abroad in 2012
05.12.2014 | Statistisches Bundesamt
Number of young people in qualifying programmes of the transition sector down by 3% in 2013
04.12.2014 | Statistisches Bundesamt
22.12.2014 | Event News
08.12.2014 | Event News
01.12.2014 | Event News
22.12.2014 | Earth Sciences
22.12.2014 | Materials Sciences
22.12.2014 | Physics and Astronomy