The training of engineers at German universities enjoys high regard internationally. In comparison with engineering training in China, it is far more hands-on. Do the differences in the degree systems also lead to better qualified or less well-qualified engineers?
Spoiled for choice or clueless? When it comes to finding a topic for their bachelor thesis, many students despair.
Many postdocs are academic staff working at a university or research institution. Their salary is not generous, but much better than that of doctoral students.