Education and Research

Kids in a classroom at school
The Hessian School System
All people in Germany are provided with a good education. Therefore, school is compulsory in Germany, that means children between the age of 6 and 16 have to attend school. School attendance in Germany is free of charge.
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Higher Education and Research
Hessen’s institutions of higher education provide first-class research and teaching.