German Federal Employment Agency Offers MOOC Course for Refugees Interested in Studying
News from Dec 01, 2015
This online course offered by the German Federal Employment Agency is intended to facilitate refugees' access to German universities. The course "Ready for Study" includes twelve hours per week and provides an overview of the German higher education system, a virtual tour of a university campus in Germany, and an introduction to academic writing. In addition, prospective students who are refugees can get information about the admissions procedure and how to finance their studies. The prerequisites are a basic knowledge of German as well as English language skills.