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International researchers: new leaflet provides information on residence permits

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HRK Research Map: Institutional research priorities at German universities

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German Rectors' Conference worldwide active

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German-Japanese conference on the role of universities in the future

What can and should be the role of universities in Japan and Germany in the future? Around 250 experts met on the invitation of the HRK, the German Research and Innovation Forum Tokyo and the University of Tokyo in Tokyo yesterday for talks on this issue. Their aim was to identify the similarities between the higher education systems and prospects for the future against the background of globalisation and to explore ways in which the two countries could work more closely together.



HRK President on the new OECD education figures: Germany cannot ease up

On the occasion of the publication of the OECD Statistics "Education at a Glance", Professor Dr. Horst Hippler, President of the HRK, warned about systematically continuing along the same course in promoting education.



HRK President Prof. Dr. Hippler calls for an increase in the programme allowance to finance research projects fully

HRK President Professor Dr. Horst Hippler has today issued a strongly worded statement ahead of the negotiations between the federal government and the federal states on how the Higher Education Pact should be designed for the future. These negotiations will also include the future of the programme allowance, the third pillar included in the Higher Education Pact and a step towards full cost financing of research funding.