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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)

Thursday, October 5, 2017 - 13:10 to Friday, October 6, 2017 - 13:10

Climate change, urbanization, industry advancement and associated pollution, and growing world population are constantly raising the demand for water resources. Water scarcity has increasingly received attention as being a severe threat to human well-being and to the safety of the planet.In India and in Germany, scholars and practitioners stress the need for a new...

Sunday, September 24, 2017 - 13:06 to Thursday, October 5, 2017 - 13:06

After the successful completion of the  Summer School 2017 in Delhi and Dehradun, the group visited the UoC India office, New Delhi


Friday, September 8, 2017 - 12:29

Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH together with a team of experts from Energynautics, GSES, BSES Rajdhani Power Company Limited and Madhya Pradesh Madhya Kshetra Vidyut Vitaran Company Limited recently completed a technical study analysing the Indian electricity distribution systems for integration of high shares of rooftop PV.

The study was executed...

Thursday, August 31, 2017 - 16:58

Competence in Motion organised the CIM Networking Meet for Integrated & Returning Experts in India on 21 - 22 August, 2017 in New Delhi. The two day event aimed at apprising the experts with GIZ supported programmes in India. The event also aimed at forstering networking and possible synergies among the participants as well as GIZ and other German organisations. As part of the Meet,...

Tuesday, August 29, 2017 - 17:30
German House

Under the aegis of the German Embassy, New Delhi, the German House for Research and Innovation (DWIH) organized yet another Science Circle Lecture (SCL) titled “The International Rule of Law – Yielding under Pressure or Good for the Future?” on Tuesday, 29th August 2017. Hosted at the German House, the lecture not only attracted lawyers but also had extensive participation from...