Access to higher education and itʼs restrictions under the constitution
Read Online

Access to higher education and itʼs restrictions under the constitution decision of the Federal Constitutional Court of the Federal Republic of Germany

  • 595 Want to read
  • ·
  • 38 Currently reading

Published by Minerva-Publikation in München .
Written in English



  • Germany (West)


  • Numerus clausus -- Germany (West) -- Cases.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementwith an introd. ed. by Ulrich Karpen.
SeriesMinerva-Fachserie Rechts- und Staatswissenschaften
ContributionsGermany (West). Bundesverfassungsgericht.
LC ClassificationsKK6318.A35 A27 1980
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 66 p. ;
Number of Pages66
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3851549M
ISBN 103597102646
LC Control Number81169696

Download Access to higher education and itʼs restrictions under the constitution


Section 29 (1) enshrines and protects the right to basic and further education for everyone.1The section provides that the state has to make further education progressively available and accessible. Accessibility means that the state should move towards removing barriers, including discrimination, to further Size: KB.   An article in the September issue of The New Yorker makes the case that education is a fundamental right guaranteed by the Constitution. It's not. Public schools in Detroit are failing to educate.   This right to education, because it resides in the Bill of Rights chapter of the Constitution, may be restricted only “in terms of law of general application to the extent that the limitation is reasonable and justifiable in an open and democratic society based on human dignity, equality and freedom.”. The Constitution is chock-full of guarantees of individual rights and rules about what the government can and can’t do. Some provisions affect people’s lives more than others, but they are all important in their own right. Here are just some of the important, often-discussed provisions and where you can find them in the Constitution: Freedom [ ].

The framers of the Constitution said, “We’re only going to require the approval of nine states to replace the Articles.” Since state legislatures might lose power under the new Constitution, the ratification went through constitutional conventions rather than legislatures. It was a gimmick that worked. Ratification got off to a good start. The Hon’ble Supreme Court held that the right to education is a fundamental right under Article 21 of the Constitution, which cannot be denied to a citizen by charging higher fee known as capitation fee. The right to education flows directly from the right to life. Section 1. The State shall protect and promote the right of all citizens to quality education at all levels, and shall take appropriate steps to make such education accessible to all. Section 2. The State shall: (1) Establish, maintain, and support a complete, adequate, and integrated system of education relevant to the needs of the people and. Due to this deficiency in the Constitution, state governments have been in control of the right to education under the guidance of the Tenth Amendment.2 State and local authorities have had the responsibility to determine the amount of education and right to that education for the citizenry.

  Constitutional commitment to education: For both the primary and secondary level of education, we constructed an indicator that is equal to 0 if the constitution did not guarantee all citizens the right to education at the given level and equal to 1 if the constitution stated that the right to education at that level was guaranteed, free or.   Under those circumstances, there used to be a muted argument against subsidising higher education. But higher education has since changed .   U.S. public education is rooted in the belief by early American leaders that the most important knowledge to impart to young people is what it means to be a citizen.   The actual death rate is probably much higher. There is a reason the crematoria in China are pumping out SO2 like mad, and working 24/7. .