Education

Not only Erasmus. Where and why European students move abroad  in depth

Friday 13 October 2017 | Lorenzo Ferrari
Marzia Bona
| OBC Transeuropa

Many South-East European students enroll in foreign universities, but for most of them leaving the region remains only a dream


If not Oxford, then what? How much it costs to study abroad (and what will happen after Brexit)  in depth

Wednesday 26 June 2019 | BiQdata

Final exams are almost done. If you’re thinking about studying abroad, see where in Europe universities are free and what types of scholarships are available to students.


In Europe, too, equality starts at the kindergarten  in depth

Friday 17 November 2017 | Xavier Molénat
| Alternatives Economiques

Crèche or grandparents? Forms of daycare vary between countries, with major implications for equality.


Europe set to achieve its education target for 2020 

Tuesday 02 April 2019 | Kashyap Raibagi
| VoxEurop

The European Union (EU) is close to achieving both of its targets in the education sector which are a part of the Europe 2020 strategy.


To what extent do European students depend on their families?  in depth

Tuesday 17 July 2018 | Samuel Silva
| Público

Almost half of European students depend on their families in order to meet their costs, and more than a third live with their parents. This phenomenon is particularly acute in the South, though certainly not unique to the region.


The Europeans’ language skills

Wednesday 20 June 2018 | Alternatives Economiques

An European Survey of Language Competences among 54,000 pupils in 14 countries. 


Disparities in pre-primary school funding 

Monday 14 May 2018 | Laurent Jeanneau
| Alternatives Economiques

The numbers of pupils in pre-primary classes vary up to threefold according to country. And those which spend the most are not necessarily the richest.


How Brexit will impact study exchanges  in depth

Tuesday 27 March 2018 | Carmen Aguilar
| VoxEurop

Despite both the EU and the UK claiming they have made "decisive steps" in setting up the transitional period that will follow Brexit, there is still much uncertainty about the future of British participation in the Erasmus, the European exchange programme, beyond 2020.