​Higher Education Sector- Past Years

Archived Data

Higher Education Sector | Inbound Mobility | Outbound Mobility


2011/12

Total count of all higher education students, both domestic and international: 2,380,974

Higher Education Institutions Total (Approximately)
Public 274
Private 158
All 432

Definition: Private higher education institutions have private founding bodies. Numbers for German and foreign students are only collected by the federal statistical office if a private higher education institution has been awarded state recognition.

Source: German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD)


2010/11

Total count of all higher education students, both domestic and international: 2,217,604

Higher Education Institutions Total (Approximately)
Public 300
Private 100
All 400

Definition: Private higher education institutions have private founding bodies. Numbers for German and foreign students are only collected by the federal statistical office if a private higher education institution has been awarded state recognition.

Source: German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD)


2009/10

Total count of all higher education students, both domestic and international: 2,121,190

Higher Education Institutions Total (Approximately)
Public 300
Private 100
All 400

Definition: Private higher education institutions have private founding bodies. Numbers for German and foreign students are only collected by the federal statistical office if a private higher education institution has been awarded state recognition.

Source: German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD)


2008/09

Total count of all higher education students, both domestic and international: 2,025,307

Source: German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD)


2007/08

Total count of all higher education students, both domestic and international:1,941,405

Source: German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD)


2006/07

Total count of all higher education students, both domestic and international:1,979,445

Source: German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD)


2005/06

Total count of all higher education students, both domestic and international:1,985,765

Source: German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD)


2004/05

Total count of all higher education students, both domestic and international:1,963,108 (2005)

Source: German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD)


2003/04

Total count of all higher education students, both domestic and international: 2,019,831 (2004)

Source: German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD)


2002/03

Total count of all higher education students, both domestic and international: 1,938,811 (Winter Term 2002/2003)

Source: German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD)