Research at the University of Erfurt

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Research Profile Strategy 2030+

In summer 2023, the University of Erfurt presented its research profile strategy for the coming years. In this strategy, the university not only commits to its structural profile fields, but also focuses on even stronger networking in the future – both, within the university and with external cooperation partners – on graduate service and on knowledge transfer to society.

In an interview, Professor Benedikt Kranemann and Dr Katharina Held, under whose leadership the research profile strategy was developed, explain the background and details.


"The future belongs to the people of peace": this is the motto of the next Catholic Day, which will take place in Erfurt from 29 May to 2 June 2024. Preparations are in full swing and the University of Erfurt will also be taking part in this event –…

For the last time this year, the Gotha Research Library of the University of Erfurt invites you to its "Perthes in Conversation" series, in which it regularly reports on the latest results in the cataloguing, preservation and research of the Gotha…

The Erfurt University Library will be closed on Thursday, 30 November due to an all-day training event.

Three prizes were awarded this year at the Albertus Magnus Festival, the patronal festival of the Faculty of Catholic Theology at the University of Erfurt: the Faculty's sponsorship prize, the Erich Kleineidam Prize and the Dalberg Prize for…