University of Regensburg
or Universität Regensburg
higher education institution in Germany.
University of Regensburg - Description
FUTUR (Forschungs- Und Technologietransfer Universität Regensburg) is Regensburg University?s multidisciplinary service facility for knowledge and technology transfer. It is a link between private business and university research. FUTUR acts as intermediary, interpreter and promoter between the university and industry in the field of knowledge and technology transfer - for the benefit of both partners. The primary objectives of knowledge and technology transfer are, on the one hand, to disseminate the potentials of knowledge and innovation to companies and, on the other hand, to acquire practical experience and obtain external funding for the university. FUTUR began its work in promoting regional economic development in February 1989. Over 820 contacts, consultations and co-operations have been established over the past 14 years. About 1300 consultations with representatives of private enterprises, 1266 consultations with members of the University of Regensburg and 756 consultations with members of other universities have since taken place
Bachelor - University of Regensburg
Universität Regensburg, founded in 1962, is located on a modern campus at the southern edge of a historic city dating back to the Roman Ages. The university provides a broad variety of disciplines, a favourable student-teacher ratio and excellent facilities. Originally designed as a regional university, it has developed into a renowned centre of teaching and research with a strong tradition in international cooperation. There are currently around 18,500 students enrolled at Universität Regensburg, including 1,400 international students (as of winter semester 2010/11). Furthermore, the Universität Regensburg is committed to the academic freedom in research and teaching. The university sees itself as a community supporting the equality of women and men. Research is the university’s principal duty and its foundation for expert teaching. The university fosters the advancement of professional skills as well as the general development of its students into motivated and critical individuals with a sense of initiative and responsibility. In this context the Universität Regensburg supports creativity and interdisciplinary cooperation.