Solidarity with IsraelAalen University cooperates with three Israeli educational institutions

The university community extends its deepest sympathy to all those affected by the attacks. Photo: starline on Freepik

Th, 19. October 2023 Aalen University of Applied Sciences is deeply shocked by the terrorist attacks on Israel. Our thoughts are with everyone who fell victim to these attacks or lost loved ones. It is terrible what this terror has done to the civilian population in Israel and the Gaza Strip.

Great potential for collaborationsThe partnership between the city of Aalen and the Turkish city of Antakya and the large municipality of Hatay is being expanded to include collaborations between universities

Prof. Dr. Tolga Depci, Rector of Iskenderun University of Technology, discussed future cooperation with Rector Prof. Dr. Harald Riegel (right). Photo: © Aalen University of Applied Sciences | Martina Kübler

Tu, 10. October 2023 Prof. Dr. Tolga Depci, rector of the Iskenderun University of Technology in Hatay province, recently visited Aalen University of Applied Sciences for the first time. Both through discussions with the university management and by visiting numerous laboratories, he was able to get a concrete idea of the potential of future collaboration.

A fruitful cooperationSouth African visit to Aalen University of Applied Sciences

Prof. Dr. Ulrich Holzbaur, Prof. Dr. Laetus Lategan and Pascal Cromm (from left) are delighted about the long-standing partnership between the university and CUT. Photo: Antje Discher

Th, 07. September 2023 The partnership between Aalen University of Applied Sciences and the South African Central University of Technology (CUT) in Bloemfontein has existed for more than 20 years. The long-standing and intensive cooperation was recently continued with a visit from Prof. Dr. Laetus Lategan.

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Fr, 28. July 2023 For chess lovers, starting from the winter semester 2023/24, there is an opportunity to play in a Team Chess competition together with the Indonesian university IULI.

South Africa goes OstalbCentral University of Technology Visits Universities in the Ostalb District

The partnership with CUT is to be extended to all universities in the Ostalb region.

Th, 27. July 2023 A delegation of four office holders of the Central University of Technoloy (CUT) from Bloemfontein, South Africa, recently arrived in the Ostalb with different topics and objectives. The aim was to expand the existing partnership with Aalen University to include the humanities, teacher training and the arts, and to extend it to the universities in the Ostalb district.

Delegation from Satu Mare Visits AalenGetting to Know Aalen University of Applied Sciences and its "Health"-Offers

Prof. Dr. Ralf von Baer (right) gave the delegation from Satu Mare an insight into the "Health" studies offered by Aalen University. | Photo: Aalen University/Nina Schaible

We, 12. July 2023 Since 2013, the Ostalbkreis District has maintained close relations with the Satu Mare region in northeastern Romania, which were officially documented and reaffirmed in 2018. In the course of this, sustainable action steps were defined for relevant topics, among others in the health care sector. The delegation around President and County Council Chairman Csaba Pataki recently got to know Aalen University of Applied Sciences in the course of their visit to the Ostalbkreis District.
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The new honorary ambassadors. Photo: Aalen University | Emma Ott

Tu, 04. July 2023 This semester, fifteen honorary ambassador certificates of the Ostwürttemberg region were once again awarded to international students at Aalen University of Applied Sciences and Schwäbisch Gmünd University of Design during a ceremony at the Ostalbkreis District Office in Aalen. Dr. Katarzyna Haverkamp, deputy head of the Economic Development Office, was the one to honor the students. Honorary ambassador status can be earned in the two districts of Ostalb and Heidenheim as part of the program initiated in 2017 by the region's four state universities and the Business Development Agency East Württemberg (WiRO).

Group Visit from the USAShort Program at Aalen University for American Students

Virginia Tech students and employees in front of the Mercedes Benz plant in Sindelfingen. Photo: © Aalen University | Carola Wirth

We, 14. June 2023 Recently, 30 electrical engineering and information technology students from the U.S. university Virginia Tech accompanied by three professors visited Aalen University as part of a so-called "Short Program". In various lectures, talks and networking events, they not only got to know local university life, but also had the opportunity to exchange ideas with German students. The ten-day stay was rounded off by company excursions and a cultural program.

Ceremony for the consecration of the equipment at the INP-HB.

Tu, 13. June 2023 Aalen University and the Institut National Polytechnique Félix Houphouët-Boigny (INP-HB) in Côte d'Ivoire agreed on a strategic cooperation in February 2021. The starting point of this cooperation was a donation of a SEM-NEON 4 scanning electron microscope by the ZEISS Group, which has been available in Côte d'Ivoire for a few weeks as part of the INP-HB university collaboration.

The World as a Guest in AalenExcellent lectures and inspiring Encounters During the First International Week at Aalen University

Participants at the International Week on the evening of the ceremony for the university's 60th anniversary. Photo: © Aalen University | Sandro Bretzger

Fr, 26. May 2023 From May 10 to 16, 2023, the International Week took place for the first time as part of Aalen University's 60th anniversary. It was organized by the International Relations Office of Aalen University in cooperation with Prof. Dr. Hans-Dieter Junker and the SmartPro cooperation network. In addition to exciting lectures, professors, staff and students of the university had the opportunity to exchange ideas with the international guests of the foreign partner universities and to solidify collaborations.

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