News list

Thursday, September 7, 2017 - 15:27 to Friday, September 8, 2017 - 15:27

The German House for Research and Innovation (DWIH, New Delhi) participated in an outreach activity to Guwahati on 7th and 8th September this year. Organised by DAAD, the 2-day event included a visit to the Indian Institute of Technology, Guwahati (IIT-G) and the Indian Institute of Information Technology, Guwahati (IIIT-G).

Focussed on collaboration, the agenda...

Monday, October 16, 2017 - 13:15


International research team has, for the first time, detected traces of Freon-40 in a young stellar system and comets with Cologne participation / publication in "Nature Astronomy"


A research team with scientists from among...

Monday, October 9, 2017 - 12:50

The € 25,000 prize for university communication 2017 goes to the University of Cologne. 
This year, the prize was issued on the subject of "Knowledge for the Society: Presenting Higher Education Research". Universities pursue research on diverse, socially discussed topics. This is connected with the task of communicating with the various concerned and interested...

Friday, September 22, 2017 - 17:30
SAA Auditorium, JNU

Prof Peter W. Marx is a German Theatre and Performace Studies Scholar. He holds the Chair of Theatre and Media Studies at the University pf Cologne where he functions also the director of its Theaterwissenschaftliche Sammlung. Prof Marx is recognized for his research on metropolitan culture at the beginning of the 20th century as well as on Max...

Sunday, December 3, 2017 - 13:15 to Wednesday, December 13, 2017 - 13:15

Organic Electronic (OE) is a cutting-edge research field leading to sustainable products as transparent and flexible solar cells and high-efficient organic LEDs. Both applications are promising technologies to support rural areas with green energy and energy-saving lighting.The aims of this program are :-

 1) to train Indian teachers on OE

 2) to implement this innovative topic...

Tuesday, October 24, 2017 - 13:13 to Wednesday, October 25, 2017 - 13:13

A workshop for researchers and policy-makers on skill development and training in India with the topic  "The cooperation of policy and research in the field of school to work transition, skill formation and vocational education and training in India – What can we learn from each other?” 

DATE: 24th and 25th of October...

Sunday, October 22, 2017 - 13:11 to Monday, October 23, 2017 - 13:11

A 7-member delegation from Faculty of Medicine, University of Cologne, will be in New Delhi on 22nd October 2017.


University of Cologne Delegation;

1.           Prof. Dr. h.c. Thomas Krieg, Dean, Faculty of Medicine (Dermatology)

2.           Prof. Dr Konrad Brockemeier, Faculty Representative for Internationalization (Pediatric Cardiology)

Thursday, October 5, 2017 - 13:10 to Friday, October 6, 2017 - 13:10

Climate change, urbanization, industry advancement and associated pollution, and growing world population are constantly raising the demand for water resources. Water scarcity has increasingly received attention as being a severe threat to human well-being and to the safety of the planet.In India and in Germany, scholars and practitioners stress the need for a new paradigm in water management...

Sunday, September 24, 2017 - 13:06 to Thursday, October 5, 2017 - 13:06


In the mornings:

- Lectures and seminars on Indian graphic literature, such as novels and comics

- Meetings with Indian comic authors and publishers

In the afternoon:

Excursions and cultural activities

Locations: Delhi and Dehradun

Dates: 24.09.2017 - 05.10.2017


Friday, September 8, 2017 - 12:29

Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH together with a team of experts from Energynautics, GSES, BSES Rajdhani Power Company Limited and Madhya Pradesh Madhya Kshetra Vidyut Vitaran Company Limited recently completed a technical study analysing the Indian electricity distribution systems for integration of high shares of rooftop PV.

The study was executed...