2010: Evaluation of the Zukunftskolleg

Contents and Objectives

The Zukunftskolleg commissioned the staff unit QM to carry out an evaluation of the Zukunftskolleg. The purpose of the investigation was to determine if the Zukunftskolleg reaches its goals, if the funding instruments are effective and efficient, and what effect the Zukunftskolleg has on the University of Konstanz and its structures.


  1. Document Analysis
  2. Core issue-based interviews with fellows, employees, and departmental representatives
  3. Alumni Survey


The Quality Management Unit presented the results of the evaluation to the advisory council and the administration of the Zukunftskolleg. It also discussed the results with all of the fellows during a internal meeting.