Alina Mamulat at the Technische Universitat Berlin, in a 1500-space amphitheatre ©Ana Rozîpalivanov

Moldovan Youth Leave their Home Country in Search of Better Perspectives

According to the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS), the number of students fell this year. Research shows that 4,700 (8.5%) fewer young people decided to submit their documents to state universities. In the last seven years, the number of students has decreased by 40%. Does this means that the youth does not need higher education any longer? If so, why? Or, is it a phenomenon of migration?