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    How about studying at the University of Konstanz?  In Konstanz, you will study at a research-focused and international campus university that has been successful in the Excellence Initiative since 2006/2007. We look forward to your application.

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  • "Science

    On Saturday, 13 May 2017, Konstanz celebrated its fourth "Konstanzer Lange Nacht der Wissenschaft" (Konstanz long night of the sciences).

    Beginning at 17:00, both young and old had the opportunity to enjoy an evening filled with presentations, experiments, conversations and acrobatics. The event ended with a party on the Mainau Island.

  • Die Universität Konstanz aus der Luft

    The Excellence Initiative
    at the University of Konstanz

    From the very beginning of the Excellence Initiative in 2006/2007, the University of Konstanz has been successful in all three funding lines of the Excellence Initiative. The goal of the Excellence Initiative is to promote top-level research and to strengthen the research location in a sustainable way.

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    University of Konstanz

    Internationalisation is at the top of the agenda for the University of Konstanz. Internationalisation includes: promoting international research collaborations and student mobility, attracting outstanding (junior) researchers as well as increasing our international visibility.

Current news at the university


Competition among pathogens

Research at the University of Konstanz has identified a molecule that allows the bacterium Pseudomonas aeruginosa to inhibit its rival, Staphylococcus aureus - Possible basis for the development of new antibiotics

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The aura of eyewitnesses

Dr Christiane Bertram, a junior professor at the University of Konstanz, researches on the use of eyewitnesses in history and political education - “Tag der Zeitzeugen” (a conference focusing on the roles of eye witnesses) will take place on 18 May 2017

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