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Education in Germany





Aspects of Germany Education And Jobs has got a rich lineage.

Friedrich Froebel , was a German who started with the concept of Kindergarten , which is considered as the basic and pre-primary part of one's education and is now famous all over the world.

First Kindergarten school was established in Bad Blakenburg by Froebel in the year 1837.

Germany has more than 300 universities.

In Germany educational responsibility lies with the state and the federal governments play a minor role in the education system. The federal government has the right to intervene in the educational system only with financial aids. Most of the universities are under the state authority and no tuition fees is required to get an education in these universities . One need to pay an additional fees for their ward in any non-state schools.

For children between the age group of ten to thirteen , school attendance have been made compulsory in Germany . A span of four years is dedicated to the primary education. The secondary education system is primarily divided into four parts, they are, Gymnasium, Realschule, Hauptschule and the Gesamptschule .to get an admission in university the students are required to pass through the Abitur examination. The teachers at different levels have different qualification.

English is a compulsory subject all over the state in the secondary level of education. Overall Germany has a strong educational system .

Germany has a good job marke t in compare to many other countries in the world. The job ranges from that of a teacher to jobs in the scientific and research sector . The IT field, banks and other many other prestigious jobs are often offered to people and all the jobs in Germany provides one with a good pay package.