Computer Science, Department
Fachbereich 4: Informatik at the Uni Kobl.-Land./Koblenz
Institut für Informatik, Institut für Computervisualistik
- Universitätsstrasse 1
- 56016 Koblenz
- Phone: +49 261 287-2501
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Special features regarding teachingMore than 30 Erasmus partner universities throughout Europe; visitors can be funded via Erasmus and are given organisational support. Additional funding programmes for other stays abroad (internships, final dissertation, summer schools abroad). International relationships with research partners and networks (e.g. WSTNet http://wstnet.webscience.org/). Several international EU research projects. Several scientific staff from abroad. An international Master's programme in Web Science with more then 80 students from more then 20 countries.
Special features regarding the international orientationMore than 30 Erasmus partner universities in Europe, financial and organisational support for guest stays through Erasmus funds. Additional funding programmes for other stays abroad (internships, final dissertation, summer schools abroad). International relationships with research partners and networks (e.g. WSTNet http://wstnet.webscience.org/). Several international EU research projects. Several scientific staff from abroad. An international Master's programme in Web Science with more then 80 students from more then 20 countries. Online dual degrees with international universities.
Exchange universities for stay abroadsUniversity of Eastern Finnland; University of Trento; Delft University of Technology; Warsaw University of Technology; Chalmers University of Technologiy; University of Oulu; University of Bordeaux; Athens University of Business and Economics; University of Nova de Lisboa; Universidad de Cadiz
Special features regarding the equipmentComputational visualistics: Graphics lab with high-end PCs for graphics-intensive applications; A variety of VR glasses; Well-equipped robotics workshop (our service robots are once again champions at the RoboCup@ghome); Medical computational visualistics with access to the radiology data from nearby hospitals. Computer Science: Cloud infrastructure with >400 CPU cores and 420TB storage clusters for machine learning and data mining; Vehicles with driver assistance systems for mobile systems engineering; Access to the web observatory of the WSTNet with large data sets for web use.
Support for foundersThe University of Koblenz-Landau was named by the Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy (BMWi) as an EXIST Entrepreneur University. It offers workshops, advisory services, laboratories and events relating to the topic of business start-ups (generating ideas, funding, law etc.). Courses are available on various aspects of entrepreneurship. Results from its own research on entrepreneurship are incorporated in teaching. Cooperation with the Technologie-Zentrum Koblenz (TKZ, 200 metres away), which promotes exchange between science and research and offers affordable office space for young companies.
Characteristics of assistance to differently abled personsReasonable adjustments for disabilities are incorporated in the examination regulations: Longer time allowed for course and examination performance or different but equivalent forms of examination that are better suited to the students’ situation.
Characteristics of diversity advancementInternational Master’s degree programme with students of over 20 nationalities. Welcome Center offering support for international students and staff members and opportunities for cultural exchange. Ada Lovelace project to promote girls and women in the STEM degree programmes at the university. Women’s office to promote and support female junior scientists (doctoral candidates, postdocs). Six out of 21 professorships in the Department of Computer Science are held by women. Computational Visualistics and Web Science have a 30% quota of women.
Further information on research activitieswww.uni-koblenz-landau.de/de/koblenz/fb4/forschung
Further information about study entry phasehttps://www.uni-koblenz-landau.de/de/studium/vor-dem-studium
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Last update 2018: Data collected by the CHE Center for Higher Education.
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