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Friday, November 10, 2017 - 10:48

Scientists at the University of Cologne and the University of Bonn show that the rare metal niobium has already migrated to the metallic core of the asteroid. By colliding with asteroids, the Earth has grown to its present size more than 4.5 billion years ago.  Publication in "Nature Geoscience".

Considerable amounts...

Friday, November 10, 2017 - 10:30

The Center for International Relations of the Faculty of Arts (ZIB) celebrated the 30th anniversary of the Erasmus program. 

The international network of the Philosophical Faculty of the University of Cologne has been continuously expanded in recent years. In the academic year 2016/17 alone, 20 new exchange contracts were signed....

Wednesday, September 13, 2017 - 12:34

In the area "Career Progress Rank", the Master is in the top spot in Germany. "Career Progress Rank" takes into account length of service and the size of the companies in which graduates work after graduation. CEMS MIM among the top 10 in the world. In this year's ...

Thursday, September 7, 2017 - 15:27 to Friday, September 8, 2017 - 15:27

The German House for Research and Innovation (DWIH, New Delhi) participated in an outreach activity to Guwahati on 7th and 8th September this year. Organised by DAAD, the 2-day event included a visit to the Indian Institute of Technology, Guwahati (IIT-G) and the Indian Institute of Information Technology, Guwahati (IIIT-G).

Focussed on collaboration, the agenda...

Monday, October 16, 2017 - 13:15


International research team has, for the first time, detected traces of Freon-40 in a young stellar system and comets with Cologne participation / publication in "Nature Astronomy"


A research team with scientists from among...

Monday, October 9, 2017 - 12:50

The € 25,000 prize for university communication 2017 goes to the University of Cologne. 
This year, the prize was issued on the subject of "Knowledge for the Society: Presenting Higher Education Research". Universities pursue research on diverse, socially discussed topics. This is connected with the task of communicating with the various concerned and interested...

Friday, September 22, 2017 - 17:30
SAA Auditorium, JNU

Prof Peter W. Marx is a German Theatre and Performace Studies Scholar. He holds the Chair of Theatre and Media Studies at the University pf Cologne where he functions also the director of its Theaterwissenschaftliche Sammlung. Prof Marx is recognized for his research on metropolitan culture at the beginning of the 20th century as well as on Max...

Sunday, December 3, 2017 - 13:15 to Wednesday, December 13, 2017 - 13:15

Organic Electronic (OE) is a cutting-edge research field leading to sustainable products as transparent and flexible solar cells and high-efficient organic LEDs. Both applications are promising technologies to support rural areas with green energy and energy-saving lighting.The aims of this program are :-

 1) to train Indian teachers on OE

 2) to implement this innovative topic...

Tuesday, October 24, 2017 - 13:13 to Wednesday, October 25, 2017 - 13:13

A workshop for researchers and policy-makers on skill development and training in India with the topic  "The cooperation of policy and research in the field of school to work transition, skill formation and vocational education and training in India – What can we learn from each other?” 
was held on the  24th...

Sunday, October 22, 2017 - 13:11 to Monday, October 23, 2017 - 13:11

A 7-member delegation from Faculty of Medicine, University of Cologne, was in New Delhi on 22nd October 2017.


University of Cologne Delegation;

1.           Prof. Dr. h.c. Thomas Krieg, Dean, Faculty of Medicine (Dermatology)