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German Institute for International Educational Research

Schloßstraße 29
D-60486 Frankfurt am Main

P. O. Box 900 270
D-60442 Frankfurt am Main

Tel. +49 (0) 69 24708-0
Fax +49 (0) 69 24708-444
Editorial Team: b25saW5lcmVkYWt0aW9uQGRpcGYuZGU=
Website: www.dipf.de/en

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The German Institute for International Educational Research (Deutsches Institut für Internationale Pädagogische Forschung, DIPF) is a public law foundaton. DIPF supports educational research, educational practice, educational policy and educational administration on the basis of scientific infrastructure services as well as research and educational system evaluations. As a member of the Leibniz Association, DIPF aligns fundamental research with innovative developmental work and its implementation to the benefit of society.

Authorised Representatives / Editorial Team

Prof. Dr. Marcus Hasselhorn (Executive Director)
Prof. Dr. Marc Rittberger (Deputy Executive Director)
Susanne Boomkamp-Dahmen (Managing Director)

Responsible for the Content

according to § 55 Abs. 2 RStV is the governing board of the Institute (see authorised representatives).

Editorial Team and Coordination


Webmaster: Ursula Schmitt

External Collaborations

Coding: starzel.de, Dilsberger Straße 9, 81245 München, www.starzel.de

Photos: fotorismus, Britta Hüning, Hügelstr. 1, 64372 Ober-Ramstadt, www.fotorismus.de

Representative for the Protection of Minors

For the German Institute for International Educational Research, Mr. Alexander Schuster is the Representative for the Protection of Minors pursuant to Article 7 of the Interstate Treaty on the Protection of Minors (JMStV).

Deutsches Institut für Internationale Pädagogische Forschung
Schloßstr. 29
60486 Frankfurt am Main

P. O. Box 900 270
60442 Frankfurt am Main

Tel.: 069/24708-112
Fax: 069/24708-444

Permanent Supervisory Authorities

Upper-level supervisory authority: Hessisches Ministerium für Wissenschaft und Kunst (HMWK)
Rheinstraße 23-25, 65185 Wiesbaden

Lower-level supervisory authority: Regierungspräsidium Darmstadt, Luisenplatz 2, 64287 Darmstadt

The Regierungspräsidium Darmstadt assigned the supervision of the DIPF to the magistrate of the city of Frankfurt am Main.


We assume no liability for the completeness, editorial and technical accuracy, omissions, etc. or for the reliability of the information provided due to the rapid changes in the educational system and the Internet. We especially can take no responsibility for the completeness and accuracy of information accessed via external links. Providers are responsible for the content they offer for use according to general laws. The content of our web page has to be distinguished from hyperlinks to contents provided by other providers. Hyperlinks to external web pages and their contents are for general information purposes only. The responsibility for the contents of these external web pages remains solely with their providers. We have no control over the nature, content and availability of those sites. Their contents might change without the knowledge of the Institute.
Concerning all links on the DIPF homepage, we would like to stress that we have no control over the design and contents of linked pages. We therefore expressly distance ourselves from the contents of those pages linked to this homepage. The inclusion of any links does not imply a recommendation or endorsement of the views expressed within them.

This disclaimer applies to all pages of this website and their links. In the event that the external pages linked to the German Institute for International Educational Research raise concern, we expressly ask to be notified.

Data Protection

It is important to us to protect the privacy of the users of our web pages. Therefore, the following data protection terms apply to you as a user of the web presence of DIPF:

Privacy Statement PIWIK

This website uses Piwik, a web analytics open-source software. Piwik uses “cookies”, which are text files placed on your computer, to help the website analyze how users use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website (including your IP address anonymised prior to its storage) will be stored on the server of the service provider in Germany. You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser, however please note that if you do this you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website.

Possibility to Object the recording with Piwik

Data Protection Statement According to the Telemediengesetz (TMG)

Anonymous data collection: In general, you can visit the web pages of DIPF without telling us who you are. We come to know only the name of your Internet service provider (ISP) and the website from which you visited our web pages. This information is only used for statistical purposes. As an individual user you remain anonymous.

Collection and use of personal data: Personal data are only collected in order to fulfill a contract, to conduct a survey or in case of registration for a personalised service (e.g. the request to conduct literature search).
By using the personalised services of the DIPF, you agree with the terms of data collection and the use outlined in the following:

  • Your registration data can be used to respond to your inquiry, to search for literature, etc. as well as to design electronic services in line with demand. Personal data are only stored for an appropriate time, for instance in order to answer further inquiries more accurately. Subsequently personal data are deleted; only task-related data are stored for evaluative purposes.
  • Furthermore, the information gathered during your visit of the DIPF pages can be used to design a user profile in order to offer you tailor-made information.

No export of personal data takes place into countries outside of the European Economic Area (EEA).

Those personal data collected during the use of DIPF web pages are only used by DIPF to create electronic services in line with demand. No personal data is shared with third parties.

Further Information and Contacts

If you have further questions regarding data protection at the DIPF, please contact our data protection officer. You will find the contact address below. You can obtain information on the data we store. Moreover, you can send information, requests for data deletion or correction pertaining to your personal data, or suggestions, to the following address, by e-mail or general post, at any time:


Deutsches Institut für Internationale Pädagogische Forschung
Schloßstraße 29
60486 Frankfurt

P. O. Box 900 270
60442 Frankfurt am Main

last modified Jul 19, 2018