21, Jor Bagh
Workshop in Jaipur on 'Indian Waterscapes"
13-15 February 2014
German Study & Research Expo India 2014 - New Delhi & Bangalore
22-23 & 25-26 February 2014
Visit of Prof. Kräusslich to India
9 - 15 March 2014
DWIH New Delhi - Excellence on Tour! in Kolkata
21 -28 March 2014
Opening of the Heidelberg Centre for Transcultural Studies (HCTS)
28 April 2014, 4 - 6 pm, German Time
Summer Schools and conferences
Summer School 2014: Politics of Near Futures: Possibilities, Prophecies, Prognoses
27 July to 1 August 2014, Heidelberg
Summer School Colloquial Tibetan
04 to 27 August 2014, Heidelberg
Archive summer schools
21, Jor Bagh
Amit Pasricha and Axel Michaels received the German Photo Book Prize 2014 in Silver for their work, 'Heiliges Indien' (Holy India). The German Photo Book Prize (Deutscher Fotobuchpreis) is awarded by the Association of German Book Publishers (Börsenverein des Deutschen Buchhandels) and the awarded titles are displayed at international conventions in Paris, Buenos Aires, Abu Dhabi, Warsaw, Sao Paulo, Bangkok, Istanbul, New Delhi, Beijing and Moscow.
To honour their achievement Heidelberg Centre South Asia (HCSA) in Collaboration with The Indo-German Societies in India (FIGS) organised a Talk and Visual Presentation by the duo on 25th February, 2014, 6.30 pm, India International Centre, Multipurpose Hall, Kamala Devi Complex, Lodi Estate, New Delhi.
28 February 2014HCTS welcomes first Fellows In March, the first five fellows will start their research at the Heidelberg Centre for Transcultural Studies (HCTS). Later this year nine more fellows will join.
27 February 2014Study Exchange Programme with Japan The Cluster established a new cooperation with the Universities of Tokyo and Kyoto in Japan. It offers a new exchange programme with scholarship options for master and doctoral students, especially from the Asian studies, economics, and political sciences.
26 February 2014QS Subject Rankings: Ruperto Carola No. 1 in Germany in Three Subjects Universität Heidelberg in the world's top 50 universities in a total of eight subjects
26 February 2014Computing with Silicon Neurons Scientists use artificial nerve cells for complex data processing tasks
5 February 2014European Research Council Funds Heidelberg Mathematician Prof. Dr. Anna Wienhard receives ERC Consolidator Grant of nearly 1.6 million euros
3 February 2014Papal Bull from the Early Years of Heidelberg University Discovered in the USA Medieval document from 1387 found in the attic of a house in St. Louis
14 January 2014Business Model for Open-Access Books DFG funding for pilot project to publish academic books online
14 January 2014Karl Jaspers Prize for Prof. Dr. Hans Maier In recognition of scholarly and philosophical achievements of international standing
9 December 2013HMLS Investigator Award for Biochemist Felix Wieland Heidelberg Molecular Life Sciences prize endowed with 100,000 euros
5 December 2013Leibniz Prize for Heidelberg Scientist Irmgard Sinning Most prestigious research award in Germany – honour comes with 2.5 million euros funding