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Ruperto Carola Again Best German University

The Shanghai Ranking for 2018, i.e. the Academic Ranking of World Universities, revealed that Heidelberg University is again the best university in Germany and comes in 47th internationally. [More...]

Support for Nepal’s Cultural Heritage

Heidelberg scientists have been awarded a grant of 775,000 euros for a German-Nepalese project for the documentation of endangered historical sites in Nepal. [More...]

Artificial Glaciers in Response to Climate Change?

A research team of Heidelberg University's South Asia Institute conducted a long-term study to determine how creating ice reservoirs, called artificial glaciers, might help counteract seasonal water scarcity. [More...]

Heisenberg Professorship for Psychologist

Dr. Jan Rummel has been awarded a Heisenberg Professorship at Ruperto Carola, which is funded by the DFG for five years. The professorship establishes the field of cognitive self-regulation. [More...]

580 Expected for International Summer School

This summer Ruperto Carola hosts nearly 580 young people from 56 countries around the world. They are attending the International Summer School of German Language and Culture until 29 of August. [More...]

How to Weigh Stars With Gravitational Lensing

Using data from Gaia astrometry satellite, astronomers at Heidelberg University were able to predict the approach of two stars with extreme precision for the first time. [Mehr...]

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