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Excellenzinitiative: TUM is 'excellent'!

The DFG (German Research Foundation) today (2012-06-15) announced the decision of the second programme phase of the German Excellence Initiative .

The TUM retains its title as University of Excellence. New Universities of Excellence are the HU Berlin, the universities Bremen, Köln, Tübingen and the TU Dresden.

Funding at the TUM:

Clusters of Excellence with participation from TUM:

  • Munich Cluster for Systems Neurology – SyNergy
  • Origin and Structure of the Universe
  • Center for Integrated Protein Science Munich (CIPSM)
  • Munich Centre for Advanced Photonics (MAP)
  • Nanosystems Initiative Munich (NIM)

The four Clusters marked in italics are joined by scientists of the Physik-Department.

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