Excellence Initiative

Some articles on excellence initiative, excellence, initiative:

Friedrich-Alexander-University, Erlangen-Nuremberg - Awards - German Excellence Initiative
... successful within the German Universities Excellence Initiative in competing for a "cluster of excellence" and a graduate school ... The cluster of excellence, "Engineering of Advanced Materials" focusses on interdisciplinarily developing new materials, joining engineering and natural sciences ... were extended for the third phase of the German Excellence Initiative in 2012 until 2017 ...
Karlsruhe Institute Of Technology - Historical Background
... of the university of Karlsruhe in the German Universities Excellence Initiative, including the chance to get a maximum grant of 50 million euros p.a ... from the Excellence Initiative ... It lost this position in the 2012 round of the Excellence Initiative ...
German Universities Excellence Initiative
... The Excellence Initiative of the German Federal Ministry of Education and Research and the German Research Foundation aims to promote cutting-edge research and to create outstanding ... However, the Excellence Initiative aims to strengthen some selected universities more than others in order to raise their international visibility ... The initiative is conducted by the German Research Foundation (DFG) together with the German Council of Science and Humanities (WR) ...
University Of Erlangen-Nuremberg - Awards - German Excellence Initiative
... Erlangen Nuremberg was successful within the German Universities Excellence Initiative in competing for a "cluster of excellence" and a graduate school ... The cluster of excellence, "Engineering of Advanced Materials" focusses on interdisciplinarily developing new materials, joining engineering and ... extended for the third phase of the German Excellence Initiative in 2012 until 2017 ...

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