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  List of universities in Germany - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
There are 331 universities and colleges in Germany: 159 Fachhochschulen (Universities of Applied Science), 95 non-state institutions (of these 51 privately-, 44 church-operated), and 56 which teach arts or music only.
Duisburg, University of Duisburg and Essen (Campus Duisburg)
Essen, University of Duisburg and Essen (Campus Essen)
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/List_of_universities_in_Germany   (267 words)

  
 Germany - Facts, Information, and Encyclopedia Reference article
Germany was forced to sign the Treaty of Versailles in 1919, whose unexpectedly high demands were perceived as humiliating in Germany and as a continuation of the war by other means.
Germany and Berlin were occupied and partitioned by the Allies into four military occupation zones – French in the south-west, British in the north-west, American in the south, and Soviet in the east.
Germany is still a primary destination for political and economic refugees from many less industrialized countries, especially Turkey and southern/southeastern Europe, but the number of annual asylum seekers has been declining in recent years, reaching about 50,000+ in 2003.
www.startsurfing.com /encyclopedia/g/e/r/Germany.html   (5920 words)

  
 News Release 11/2004: UT Austin wins 15th place in world list of 200 best universities
AUSTIN, Texas—The University of Texas at Austin is the 15th-best university in the world, according to a new global ranking produced by The Times of London newspaper in its Nov. 5 edition.
The rankings are based on the amount of cited research produced by faculty members, the ratio of faculty to student numbers, a university’s success in attracting foreign students and in attracting internationally renowned academics.
Complementing its overall rank of 15th, The University of Texas at Austin was rated seventh in the world in the amount of cited research by faculty members.
www.utexas.edu /opa/news/04newsreleases/nr_200411/nr_ranking041108.html   (409 words)

  
 Germany   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Germany was occupied and partitioned by the allies.
Germany and France were protagonists in the coalition of nations opposing the 2003 invasion of Iraq.
The territory of Germany stretches from the high mountains of the Alps (highest point: the Zugspitze at 2,962 m) in the south to the shores of the North Sea in the north-west and the Baltic in the north-east.
germany.iqnaut.net   (4033 words)

  
 Education in Germany - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
In Germany, education is the responsibility of the states (Länder) and part of their constitutional sovereignty (Kulturhoheit der Länder).
In the annual league of top-ranking universities compiled by Shanghai Jiaotong University in 2004, Germany came fourth overall, but had only seven universities in the top 100 (compared to 51 in the U.S. The highest-ranking German university, at number 45, was the Technical University of Munich.
Universities in Germany are part of the free state education system, which means that there are very few private universities and colleges.
www.higiena-system.com /wiki/link-Education_in_Germany   (4439 words)

  
 GERMANY : Encyclopedia Entry
Germany sent a peacekeeping force to secure stability in the Balkans and sent a force of Bundeswehr troops to Afghanistan as part of a NATO effort to provide security in that country after the ousting of the Taliban.
Germany's political system is a framework of a federal parliamentary representative democratic republic, whereby the Chancellor is the head of government, and of a pluriform multi-party system.
The Pennsylvania Dutch, spoken by the Amishe is derived from the dialect spoken in the Rhineland-Palatinate.
www.bibleocean.com /OmniDefinition/Germany   (6362 words)

  
 Germany   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Antisemitism in Germany before the First World War involved a rejection of liberalism, modernism and Jewish emancipation, and was closely connected to the growth of German nationalism and racism.
Elsewhere in Germany, racially motivated violence included an attack on a Turkish-German friendship society in Hannover in August and the severe injury of an Italian worker and several attacks on Turks in Potsdam in October.
Ignatz Bubis, chairman of the Central Council of Jews in Germany, said the advertisement, which compared Germany's treatment of Scientologists today with the Nazi persecution of Jews and included an imperial eagle and swastika, was "an insult to victims of the Holocaust".
www.axt.org.uk /antisem/archive/archive1/germany/germany.htm   (7970 words)

  
 List of universities in Germany - Definition, explanation
There are 331 universities and colleges in Germany: 158 Fachhochschulen (Universities of Applied Science), 95 non-state institutions (of these 51 privately-, 44 church-operated), and 56 which only teach arts or music.
A complete list of German universities and universities of applied science, (English)
A link list to universities and some Fachhochschulen in Germany, with a short introduction to some types of German higher education institutions.
www.calsky.com /lexikon/en/txt/l/li/list_of_universities_in_germany.php   (246 words)

  
 Top20Germany.com - Your Top20 Guide to Germany!
In the two extraordinary elections of 1932, the Nazis got 37.2% and 33.0%, the communists got 17% in the latter election - half of the parliament were actually anti-democrats, and this does not yet include the smaller parties.
Germany and Berlin were occupied and partitioned by the Allies into four military occupation zones – French in the south-west, British in the north-west, United States in the south, and Soviet in the east.
Germany is divided into sixteen states (in German called Bundesländer, singular Bundesland; though the correct constitutional term is Länder, singular Land).
www.top20germany.com   (4938 words)

  
 Economic Survey of Germany 2006   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
After years of subdued growth and weak demand, Germany may now be in a position to enjoy a robust recovery.
The challenge confronting Germany in this context is to improve its performance in a variety of areas – generating higher employment and productivity growth, securing the sustainability of public sector finances – while at the same time preserving what could well be a genuine recovery extending beyond the export sector.
Universities need to be given better incentives to offer attractive degree programmes with relatively short study duration, by making funding of universities more outcome-oriented and by further strengthening their autonomy with respect to budgetary, administrative and personnel decisions as well as student admissions.
www.oecd.org /eco/surveys/germany   (992 words)

  
 International opportunities (11-19-92)
Students list three preferences from a list of universities in Germany, and chosen participants are assigned as closely as possible to their choice.
The topic is "Kafka und 'Minor' Literature in Reunified Germany." It is designed to serve as an introduction to literary identity formation, cultural difference and the problem of "minor" literature in German culture.
Guest Lectureships (11/19-8)-Colleges and universities are invited to apply for financial support to invite German faculty members to teach for a period of one to four months.
www.udel.edu /PR/UpDate/93/12/12.html   (1682 words)

  
 Britain wins eight places in world list of 50 best universities - Times Online
The London School of Economics was 11th, Imperial College 14th, University College London 34th, and the School of Oriental and African Studies 44th.
Britain was home to 18 of Europe's top 50 universities, and six of the top ten, but not a single institution from Spain, Portugal, Italy or Greece made the list.
Universities were placed in the table with the help of findings from a survey for the THES of 1,300 academics in 88 countries.
www.timesonline.co.uk /article/0,,2-1343642,00.html   (1001 words)

  
 Nobel Laureates and Universities
University of Bonn, Bonn, Federal Republic of Germany
University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Federal Republic of Germany
University of Zurich, Institute of Experimental Immunology, Zurich, Switzerland
nobelprize.org /nobel_prizes/lists/universities.html   (863 words)

  
 Young Germany: Universities in Germany
Whether it is a traditional university or a specialized university of applied sciences — everyone will find the right study program in “Campus Germany”.
Below is a selection of universities in Germany.
The "Young Germany" website is a service of the Socitäts-Verlag, Frankfurt am Main, in cooperation with the Federal Foreign Office, Berlin.
www.young-germany.de /universities_in_germany.html   (181 words)

  
 List of Universities of the World
The names of all universities and university level institutions, as provided to IAU by national authorities and competent bodies from 184 countries around the world, are included in this list organized by country.
It should be noted that the designations employed for countries and territories in the World Higher Education Database (WHED) do not imply any expression of opinion of IAU with regard to their status or the delimitations of their frontiers.
The following list is based on data last collected by IAU from national competent authorities in 2005.
www.unesco.org /iau/onlinedatabases/list.html   (226 words)

  
 Educational Advising Service:Resources
A Selected List of Fellowship and Other Support Opportunities for Advanced Education for US Citizens and Foreign Nationals
Directory of Funding Sources for Public Administration and University Administration in CEE and the former Soviet Union
The Central European University does not discriminate on the basis of - including, but not limited to - race, color, national and ethnic origin, religion, gender or sexual orientation in administrating its educational policies, admissions policies, scholarship and loan programs, and athletic and other school-administered programs.
www.ceu.hu /misc/educadvice/eac_resources.html   (621 words)

  
 Universities in Germany, Study Abroad in Germany
Originally, and as the name implies, the technical universities restricted their teaching to technical and engineering disciplines.
Students are increasingly deciding to study at Germany?s Fachhochschule institutions, particularly because the studies are shorter and have a more practical focus than is the case in university studies with a greater research focus.
The term Fachhochschule is often translated as university of applied sciences to reflect this higher educational and practical nature.More information about this type of higher education institution can be found in the section "Type of university" on the respective Fachhochschulen pages.
www.graduateshotline.com /europe/de.html   (259 words)

  
 DAAD - University Ranking
If you have more than one university on your shortlist, you can try out the "University Comparison" and directly compare their strengths and weaknesses.
Once you've found one or several suitable universities, you can click on the university names to get further detailed information on the department: All facts and verdicts surveyed in the ranking plus a description of the department with details on core study areas, guidance-counselling services, material equipment and so much more.
As an international student, in particular, you will be able to find details on the proportion of foreign students at the university in question, on courses instructed in foreign languages, and on the ECTS.
www.daad.de /deutschland/studium/hochschulranking/04690.en.html   (567 words)

  
 List of Universities, colleges, graduate schools in Europe : 2graduate
Includes University of Vienna, Vienna Academy of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research, Vienna University of Economics and Vienna University of Technology.
List comprises universities, colleges and departments such as College of Europe, International Management Institute and LEMA - The Center for Architectural Design Studies.
University of Aberdeen, Bradford University, Cambridge University, The University of Edinburgh, The University of Glasgow, Scotland UK, University of Leeds, University of Southampton.
europe.2graduate.com   (1031 words)

  
 Schools & Universities in Germany Austria Switzerland | The German Way
Goethe Institute - Inter Nationes isn't a school or university, but it is an excellent resource for anyone interested in the German language and culture.
Inter Nationes in Bonn isn't a university, but it is an excellent resource for anyone interested in the German language and culture.
The DINO's (Bildung) list of university Web sites by field of study or location is very extensive!
www.german-way.com /schools.html   (785 words)

  
 Mathematics Departments
Note that in some countries what are known as institutes or centers may correspond to US mathematics departments, so if you do not find what you want it may be useful to look at the lists of Institutes and Centers or
Click on a country name to go to the national list of universities, departments and organizations.
The earliest lists of this type were developed by David Sibley at Penn State University.
www.ams.org /mathweb/mi-depts.html   (127 words)

  
 Directory of Canadian Universities and Colleges
This list includes all institutions that are members of the Association of Universities and Colleges of Canada, as well as a few other degree-granting institutions that may be of special importance.
The names of institutions with no known home page or main menu are also listed.
British universities (very detailed list, from the Social Research Council)
www.uleth.ca /emf/chris/udirect.htm   (106 words)

  
 WORLD LIST OF UNIVERSITIES AND OTHER INSTITUTIONS OF HIGHER EDUCATION. Main Information Page -- PubList.com
WORLD LIST OF UNIVERSITIES AND OTHER INSTITUTIONS OF HIGHER EDUCATION.
Title: WORLD LIST OF UNIVERSITIES AND OTHER INSTITUTIONS OF HIGHER EDUCATION.
Publisher Address: Genthinerstrasse 13, D 10785 Berlin Germany
www.publist.com /search/show.asp?PLID=167581   (64 words)

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