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Education in early childhood

Children start learning from the day they are born. It is therefore particularly important to support children from an early stage. You can find out more here.

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The school system

All children in Germany must attend school. There are different types of school but all schools are keen for parents to show a high level of commitment to daily school life.

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Vocational training

Good training is the most important factor when starting out in a career. If you are trying to find work in Germany it is important to have completed a vocational training course or a course of study.

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Many career opportunities are made possible in Germany by completing a course of study in higher education. There are different types of institution of higher education, offering different qualifications and career paths. Find out more here.

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Adult education

There are many options in Germany that allow you to continue to train after leaving school, vocational training or university. You can find out more here.

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Wichtige Mitteilung

Fraud Phone Calls!

The Federal Office has been informed that individuals are once more being threatened by anonymous callers. The callers claim to be employees of the Federal Office and threaten deportation unless a specific sum of money is paid. Please be aware that such calls are not made by the federal office. For your safety: Please try not to give or confirm any personal details when you receive such a call. Never pay money to blackmailers.


Fraud Phone Calls