The Federal Statistical Office (Destatis) is the main entity responsible for collecting higher education mobility information and reporting data to international organizations. The German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) purchases Destatis’s data to analyze and disseminate publicly. The Ministry of Education and Research is charged with setting policies relating to international student data collection. Data are collected on a bi-annual basis.

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Source: German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD)

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