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Today: Friday, 15 November 2019

Working, Yet Poor Project Receives a 3.2 Million EUR H2020 Grant
Luca Ratti at the University of Luxembourg
Published on Thursday, 14 November 2019
The pan-European research project Working, Yet Poor (the “WorkYP Project”) was recently awarded 3.2 million euros for three years by the EU’s Horizon 2020 programme. The WorkYP Project will ...
Stéphane Pallage est nommé nouveau Vice-Président du CA de l’UniGR
Stéphane Pallage vice-président de l'UniGR
Published on Wednesday, 13 November 2019
Réunis à l’Université du Luxembourg le 13 novembre 2019, les présidents et recteurs des universités membres de l’Université de la Grande Région ont dessiné les contours d’un avenir ...
Study Abroad Day offers students an international outlook
Study Abroad Day Uni.lu
Published on Monday, 04 November 2019
On 6 November 2019, the University of Luxembourg hosted the Study Abroad Day on Belval Campus. The event helps students prepare for their mandatory exchange semester at a university outside of ...
Michel Goedert awarded Rainwater Prize for Brain Research
Michel Goedert uni.lu
Published on Wednesday, 30 October 2019
Prof. Michel Goedert, member of the Board of Governors of the University of Luxembourg, has been awarded the inaugural Rainwater Prize for Outstanding Innovation in Neurodegenerative Research.
Highschool students explore the University of Luxembourg
Université à l'essai 2019
Published on Tuesday, 29 October 2019
Some 200 highschool and prospective university students from Luxembourg and the Greater Region are expected to explore the University of Luxembourg these days as part of a “Test the University” ...
University researchers win FNR Awards 2019
FNR Awards
Published on Friday, 25 October 2019
Luxembourg’s National Research Fund (FNR) has presented the 2019 FNR Awards, conferring four awards to researchers of the University of Luxembourg on 25 October 2019.
University invests in virtual reality tool for new medical students
Anatomage
Published on Wednesday, 23 October 2019
The University of Luxembourg is actively preparing for the new Bachelor in Medicine, which will start in September 2020. The University has announced the acquisition of a highly advanced 3D virtual ...
EIB and University agree to cooperate for the next five years
EIB and uni.lu renew collaboration agreement
Published on Friday, 18 October 2019
The European Investment Bank (EIB) and the University of Luxembourg have renewed their cooperation agreement covering academic research, teaching and documentation resource sharing. The agreement ...
University and ArcelorMittal extend collaboration in steel engineering
Uni.lu and ArcelorMittal extend collaboration
Published on Friday, 18 October 2019
ArcelorMittal Chair of Steel Construction
Queen Mathilde of Belgium visits University of Luxembourg
Belgian Queen visits Uni.lu
Published on Wednesday, 16 October 2019
HRH Hereditary Grand Duchess Stéphanie of Luxembourg, and HM Queen Mathilde of Belgium visited the University of Luxembourg’s Belval Campus on 16 October.
The University features prominently in royal Belgian state visit
Belgian State Visit 2019
Published on Monday, 14 October 2019
From 15 to 17 October 2019, King Philippe and Queen Mathilde of Belgium will pay a state visit to Luxembourg. The University of Luxembourg features prominently in the programme of the visit.
PayPal, University and the FNR announce new Chair in FinTech
Published on Monday, 07 October 2019
Prof. Gilbert Fridgen has been appointed the inaugural PayPal-FNR PEARL Chair in Digital Financial Services which will allow him to conduct scientific research at the digital transformation of ...
Academic year opens with six awards for excellence in teaching
Published on Friday, 04 October 2019
Welcome to the academic year 2019/2020! The Rentrée Académique officially opens the new semester. It is also the occasion to confer “Teaching Awards” to outstanding teachers. At the same time, ...
“Split of the Internet?” – Reflections at the Rentrée Académique 2019
Kieron O'Hara -  Rentrée académique Uni.lu 2019
Published on Thursday, 03 October 2019
The internet is not a monolithic architecture. Instead, it is a fragile and contingent construction of hardware, software, standards and databases.
Researchers uncover privacy flaw in e-passports
Privacy Flaw in e-Passports
Published on Wednesday, 25 September 2019
ESORICS 2019 Conference: Researchers at the University of Luxembourg have discovered a flaw in the security standard used in biometric passports (e-passports) worldwide since 2004. This standard, ...
10 giant brains to celebrate 10 years of biomedical research
Mind the Brain by LCSB
Published on Friday, 13 September 2019
The exhibition “Mind the Brain” marks the 10th anniversary of the Luxembourg Centre for Systems Biomedicine (LCSB) of the University of Luxembourg.
TEDxUniversityofLuxembourg returns to Belval campus
TEDxUniversityofLuxembourg: Rewiring our Future Logo
Published on Thursday, 12 September 2019
On Friday 25 October 2019, TEDxUniversityofLuxembourg returns to Belval campus for its second edition. An outstanding group of speakers and performers will explore this year’s theme of “Rewiring ...
THE: University of Luxembourg among the world’s best 250 universities
Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2020
Published on Wednesday, 11 September 2019
The Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2020 ranks the University of Luxembourg in the position 201-250 among 1,396 universities worldwide.
250 participants of the University at the 13th Escher Kulturlaf
Published on Wednesday, 11 September 2019
Last Saturday (September 7, 2019), 250 runners from the University of Luxembourg team took to the streets in the annual Escher Kulturlaf.
ShanghaiRanking 2019: Uni.lu ranked among the 800 best universities
Published on Sunday, 18 August 2019
Uni.lu ranked 76-100 in the "Telecom Engineering" category
Luxembourg Parkinson’s Study funded with an additional 6 million euros
Published on Friday, 19 July 2019
The Luxembourg National Research Fund (FNR) has committed an additional 6 million euros to National Centre for Excellence in Research on Parkinson’s Disease (NCER-PD), paving the way for the second ...
Sean Takats will join the University with an FNR PEARL Chair
Published on Monday, 15 July 2019
Prof. Sean Takats, an internationally renowned expert on digital history, will start his research work in Luxembourg in October 2019. Backed by an FNR PEARL Chair from the Luxembourg National ...
Rolf Tarrach Prize rewards PhD thesis on early math training
Published on Friday, 12 July 2019
Good numeracy has been identified as a significant factor influencing future success, good health and personal development – and developing numerical abilities gives children a strong advantage on ...
Industry cooperation projects awarded 2.4m € in funding
Published on Friday, 28 June 2019
The Luxembourg National Research Fund (FNR) has awarded funding to seven industry cooperation projects presented by the University of Luxembourg. The projects were selected in the context of the ...
University ranks 17th in the 2019 THE Young University Rankings
Published on Wednesday, 26 June 2019
University achieves excellent 4th position worldwide among millennial universities
Year in Review: The University’s key moments in 2018
Year in review 2018
Published on Thursday, 06 June 2019
The University of Luxembourg has released its report “2018 – Year in Review”. The document looks back at the University’s development, key events, activities, successes and achievements ...
SnT celebrates 10-year anniversary with Partnership Day
Published on Tuesday, 04 June 2019
The Interdisciplinary Centre for Security, Reliability and Trust (SnT) of the University of Luxembourg celebrated its 10-year anniversary at the occasion of its yearly Partnership Day.
SciTeach Center expands activity across country
Published on Wednesday, 29 May 2019
A country-wide resource centre to innovate science classes for the young generation.
University appoints Catherine Léglu vice-rector for academic affairs
Published on Tuesday, 28 May 2019
The recruitment process opened on 31 January 2019 was successfully concluded today, and the Board of Governors, after receiving the opinion of the University Council, appointed Prof. Catherine Léglu ...
Young Innovators pitch their ideas at Falling Walls Lab
Published on Friday, 24 May 2019
Pallavi Sabharwal was awarded the first prize in the “Falling Walls Lab” 2019 at the University of Luxembourg, a pitch competition for young innovators. The jury was impressed by her idea to ...
Fridays for Future
Published on Thursday, 23 May 2019
Scientists of the University of Luxembourg issue a statement on the eve of the ”Fridays for Future” March taking place on 24 May 2019 in Luxembourg.
In the run-up to the European elections
Published on Tuesday, 21 May 2019
From 23 to 26 May voters in 28 European countries will go to the polls to elect the members of the European Parliament.
The University appoints Gilbert Massard Director of Medical Education
Published on Wednesday, 15 May 2019
The Board of Governors of the University of Luxembourg has appointed Professor Gilbert Massard Director of medical education and full professor, with the initial task to launch the new bachelor in ...
University Awards enable students to travel and study abroad
Published on Friday, 10 May 2019
On 8 May, the University of Luxembourg and its International Relations Office honoured the laureates of its international awards for outstanding students, including its Top Student Prize and the U.S. ...
HRH the Grand Duke Jean: a symbol of history
Published on Friday, 03 May 2019
The death of His Royal Highness the Grand Duke Jean, who passed away on 23 April 2019 at the age of 98, marks the end of a chapter in the history of Luxembourg and Europe.
Right combination of diet and bacteria limits cancer progression
Life science lab experiment
Published on Tuesday, 30 April 2019
Researchers from the University of Luxembourg showed in an in vitro study that a combination of dietary factors and gut bacteria can inhibit the progression of colorectal cancer. 
Smartwielen est disponible pour les élections européennes
Published on Tuesday, 30 April 2019
A partir du 30 avril, les personnes qui voteront aux élections européennes peuvent de nouveau utiliser l’outil en ligne Smartwielen pour évaluer leurs attentes politiques, cette fois-ci avec des ...
The University of Luxembourg pays tribute to HRH the Grand Duke Jean
Published on Tuesday, 23 April 2019
In these days of national mourning, the University of Luxembourg pays tribute to His Royal Highness the Grand Duke Jean. Marked by the experience of the Second World War, he presided over the ...
Competitive promotion
Published on Friday, 12 April 2019
The rector is happy to announce the launch of a new policy for career advancement among the professorial ranks. The competitive promotion policy was developed in close collaboration with the deans of ...
University joins Ripple blockchain research on micropayments
Published on Thursday, 11 April 2019
The University of Luxembourg announced its participation in the University Blockchain Research Initiative, a multi-year, multi-million-euro research programme funded by Ripple, a provider of leading ...
Un campus ensoleillé pour la Journée portes ouvertes
Published on Saturday, 23 March 2019
Plus de 3 800 personnes se sont rendues sur le campus de Belval à l’occasion de la 13e Journée Portes Ouvertes de l’Université. Le beau temps était au rendez-vous, permettant aux visiteurs de ...
Doctoral candidates produce comics to promote science in Luxembourg
Comics
Published on Friday, 22 March 2019
In the last couple of months, 22 doctoral candidates from the Doctoral School in Science and Engineering (DSSE) have produced seven comics about various research topics in Luxembourg. The stories ...
University signs agreement with Université de Montréal
Published on Friday, 08 March 2019
During their recent mission to Québec, a large delegation from the Luxembourg public research sector spent 27 February at the Université de Montréal (UdeM) to discuss potential avenues for ...
SnT at Heart of Major EU Cybersecurity Push
Published on Tuesday, 26 February 2019
The European Commission announces today the launch of four Cybersecurity Competence Networks -- a new initiative to accelerate cybersecurity research by drawing together Europe’s leading experts.
Scientific delegation from Luxembourg embarks on mission to Québec
Published on Thursday, 21 February 2019
The University of Luxembourg, the country’s public research centres, and the Luxembourg National Research Fund will embark on a mission to Quebec on Monday 25 February.
University launches new Interdisciplinary Space Master
Published on Friday, 15 February 2019
The University of Luxembourg announces the launch of a new two-year Interdisciplinary Space Master study course in the fall of 2019. The Master programme aims to provide students with the required ...
Pelican Grant for two PhD students in colorectal cancer
Fondation de Luxembourg
Published on Monday, 11 February 2019
Jessica Karta and Dominik Ternes, two PhD students from the Life Sciences Research Unit (LSRU) at the University of Luxembourg, have recently been awarded the Pelican Grant from the Fondation du ...
Uni.lu launches new Master of Science in Finance and Economics
Published on Tuesday, 05 February 2019
The University of Luxembourg has redesigned its Master programmes in economics and finance in order to modernise curricula, adapt to a changing job market and encourage interdisciplinary and ...
Book proposes new EU legislation on conflicts of criminal jurisdiction
Published on Tuesday, 22 January 2019
A major comparative study on the prevention and settlement of conflicts of criminal jurisdiction in the EU has come to a close with the publication of a new book, co-edited by the Faculty of Law, ...
Solving Ethical Dilemmas in AI
Published on Monday, 21 January 2019
If the Las Vegas Consumer Electronics Show taught us one thing, it’s that artificial intelligence is still capturing the public imagination and leading headlines. Continuing developments in fields ...
Prize-worthy: cross-border diagnosis research for Parkinson’s patients
Published on Tuesday, 15 January 2019
A German-Luxembourgish team of researchers from the Luxembourg Centre for Systems Biomedicine (LCSB) of the University of Luxembourg and the University of Saarland today received the second prize in ...
National education report for Luxembourg presented
Published on Tuesday, 08 January 2019
The University of Luxembourg and the Ministry of Education, Children and Youth presented this week the second national report on education for Luxembourg.
Two University scientists named “Highly Cited Researchers 2018”
Published on Tuesday, 08 January 2019
Professors Stéphane Bordas and Alexandre Tkatchenko have been ranked among the most influential scientific researchers in the “Highly Cited Researchers 2018” list published recently by Clarivate ...
Graduation Week 2018: congratulations to all our graduates!
Published on Friday, 14 December 2018
The University of Luxembourg is celebrating its "Graduation Week". In a series of events, Bachelor, Master, and doctoral students receive their diploma.
Daniele Brida wins ERC-Award for Laser Imaging Research
Daniele Brida développera la technologie et le dispositif expérimental qui utilisent des impulsions laser très rapides pour induire des courants dans des échantillons en vue de mesurer le comportement et la dynamique des électrons dans des nanostructures et des molécules
Published on Thursday, 06 December 2018
The European Research Council (ERC) has awarded a Consolidator Grant to Daniele Brida, a researcher and Full Professor in Experimental Condensed Matter Physics at the University of Luxembourg.
The University has become an integral part of the country
Published on Wednesday, 21 November 2018
Only 15 years ago, Luxembourg established a public university. Today, one cannot imagine the Grand Duchy without the University of Luxembourg. This was confirmed by a representative survey of the ...
First TEDx University of Luxembourg sets the bar high
Phillip Dale presenting the first TEDxUniversityofLuxembourg
Published on Tuesday, 30 October 2018
The first TEDx event hosted on 26 October 2018 at the University of Luxembourg gathered a diverse assembly of speakers, performers and artists, each unique in their style and subject. A lecture hall ...
Pre-school educational programme wins FNR Award
Published on Tuesday, 23 October 2018
At the 10th edition of the FNR Awards, the FNR Award for Outstanding Research-Driven Innovation was conferred to Dr Pascale Engel de Abreu for her pre-school project "LALA – Lauter lëschteg Lauter".
Let the academic year begin
Published on Monday, 01 October 2018
Six lecturers and researchers were awarded the “Teaching Awards” during the annual Rentrée académique celebrations, while students of the future student delegation were offered funding to help ...
Luxembourg Learning Centre officially inaugurated
Published on Tuesday, 25 September 2018
The Luxembourg Learning Centre (LLC) was opened officially on 24 September in an inauguration ceremony in the presence of Their Royal Highnesses Grand Duke and Duchess of the Grand Duchy of ...
Anja Leist receives the prestigious "ERC Starting Grant"
Prof. Anja Leist
Published on Tuesday, 18 September 2018
Researcher Dr Anja Leist, from the University of Luxembourg, receives a Starting Grant from the European Research Council (ERC) to support her work on dementia and cognitive impairment in older ages. ...
University receives 2.5 million euros for research in data science
SanDAL project : a new chair to foster research in data science
Published on Thursday, 13 September 2018
The University of Luxembourg has recently been awarded a prestigious ERA (European Research Area) Chair grant under the EU’s Horizon 2020 framework programme. With a budget of 2.5 million euros for ...
First collective bargaining agreement for University employees
Première convention collective de travail pour les salariés de l’Université du Luxembourg
Published on Wednesday, 05 September 2018
After the signing of a first agreement on working conditions in March 2015, the University of Luxembourg and the union OGBL have now concluded a first collective bargaining agreement, approved by the ...
Nouveau conseil de gouvernance établi
Published on Friday, 27 July 2018
Les neuf membres du conseil de gouvernance ont été nominés, sur proposition du ministre délégué à l’Enseignement supérieur et à la Recherche. Quatre parmi ceux-ci sont des nouveaux membres ...
Luxembourg government supports training and research in medicine
Training & research in medicine at the University of Luxembourg
Published on Wednesday, 11 July 2018
On Monday, 9 July 2018, the government and the University of Luxembourg signed a multi-annual convention to foster the development of training programmes and research activities in the field of ...
Belval rolls out red carpet for Dutch Royal couple
Their Majesties, the King & Queen of The Netherlands and Their Royal Highnesses the Grand Duke and Duchess of the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg
Published on Thursday, 24 May 2018
The King and the Queen of The Netherlands visited Luxembourg from 23 to 25 May 2018. On the agenda of the visting programme were also the new Luxembourg Learning Centre and the “Maison du Savoir”.
Professor curates Luxembourg Pavilion at the Venice Biennale
Published on Tuesday, 22 May 2018
Florian Hertweck, professor in Architecture at the University of Luxembourg, and Andrea Rumpf, director of the Luxembourg Centre for Architecture (LUCA) are the curators of the Luxembourg’s ...
Jean-Sébastien Coron receives an ERC Advanced Grant
Jean-Sébastien Coron receives an ERC Advanced Grant
Published on Thursday, 26 April 2018
Jean-Sébastien Coron, Associate Professor in cryptography at the University of Luxembourg, has been awarded the prestigious “Advanced Grant” by the European Research Council (ERC). Funded by the ...
University proposes Jens Kreisel as new Vice-Rector for Research
Jens Kreisel
Published on Wednesday, 28 March 2018
After receiving the opinion of the University Council, the Board of Governors of the University proposed to the government to appoint Prof. Jens Kreisel Vice-Rector of the University of Luxembourg. ...
The University presented itself during its annual Open Day
Published on Monday, 19 March 2018
The 12th  Open Day, which took place on Saturday 17 March, attracted close to 3,500 visitors from the Greater Region to Belval campus.
University Incubator to foster entrepreneurial skills
Himadri Pathak with guitar made of scrap materials for start-up project PlayCraft
Published on Wednesday, 07 March 2018
The University of Luxembourg officially launched its Incubator in the presence of Prime Minister Xavier Bettel on Tuesday, 6 March 2018. The Incubator will support aspiring entrepreneurs from the ...
Stéphane Pallage: “The University is a jewel”
Stéphane Pallage
Published on Tuesday, 16 January 2018
Professor Stéphane Pallage, the new Rector of the University of Luxembourg, introduced himself to staff at the New Year reception in the Grand Auditoire of the Maison du Savoir on 15 January.
Students receive their diplomas at the Graduation Week
Matt Taylor
Published on Wednesday, 13 December 2017
The University of Luxembourg is celebrating its "Graduation Week". In a series of events that started on Tuesday, 12 December, Bachelor, Master, and doctoral students receive their diploma. Overall, ...
Prestigious ERC Grant for LCSB Researcher Ines Thiele
Prestigious ERC Grant for LCSB Researcher Ines Thiele
Published on Tuesday, 07 November 2017
Prof. Ines Thiele, researcher at the Luxembourg Centre for Systems Biomedicine (LCSB) at the University of Luxembourg has been selected for the highly prestigious research funding of the European ...
University researchers honoured at FNR Awards 2017
FNR Awards 2017 logo
Published on Tuesday, 31 October 2017
At the ninth edition of the FNR Awards, several researchers of the University of Luxembourg won prizes in two categories for their work on a model of the human intestine and socially assistive ...
Leading European politicians discuss the EU's future with students
Jean-Claude Juncker at the University of Luxembourg
Published on Friday, 13 October 2017
Despite all the current challenges and overlapping crises, the European Union is a success story as a peace project and a model for social and economic integration. However, in order to maintain its ...
Opening of the academic year: Awards for teachers and students
Prof. Kristin Ingólfsdóttir, President/Rector Emerita of the University of Iceland
Published on Friday, 13 October 2017
Traditionally marking the start of the academic year, the “Séance de la Rentrée académique” introduced on Thursday 12 October its new concept: the “Teaching Awards” and the “Student ...
Visite du président du Portugal à l’Université
(c) Michel Brumat / Université du Luxembourg
Published on Wednesday, 24 May 2017
Dans le cadre d’une visite d’Etat au Luxembourg, le président de la République du Portugal, Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa, et Son Altesse Royale le Grand-Duc ont visité le campus de Belval et ont ...
ERC President visits the University
ERC President visits the University
Published on Monday, 22 May 2017
On 22 May 2017, Prof. Jean-Pierre Bourguignon, President of the European Research Council (ERC), visited the University of Luxembourg. After a meeting with the Luxembourgish Minister Delegate for ...
Prof. Björn Ottersten receives an ERC Advanced Grant
Björn Ottersten
Published on Wednesday, 10 May 2017
Professor Björn Ottersten, Director of the Interdisciplinary Centre for Security, Reliability and Trust (SnT) at the University of Luxembourg, has been awarded an Advanced Grant (AdG), the most ...
University achieves 11th place in Young University Rankings
Times Higher Education (THE) Young University Rankings 2017 logo
Published on Wednesday, 05 April 2017
The University of Luxembourg improved its position in the 2017 issue of the Times Higher Education (THE) Young University Rankings reaching the eleventh place worldwide. The results were announced ...
Bachelor programme in medicine to be established
New medical training programmes in Luxembourg
Published on Friday, 24 March 2017
The government has decided to establish new medical training programmes in Luxembourg.
Alexandre Tkatchenko wins prestigious ERC Grant
Alexandre Tkatchenk
Published on Wednesday, 18 January 2017
Professor Alexandre Tkatchenko from the Physics and Materials Science Research Unit of the University of Luxembourg won a highly esteemed “Consolidator Grant” awarded by the European Research ...
La chancelière Angela Merkel à la maison natale de Robert Schuman
Angela Merkel et le Prof. Rainer Klump
Published on Friday, 13 January 2017
Sur invitation du Premier ministre, ministre d’État, Xavier Bettel, la chancelière de la République fédérale d'Allemagne, Angela Merkel, a effectué jeudi 12 janvier 2017 une visite ...
University of Luxembourg hosts graduation ceremonies
Cérémonies de remise des diplômes de masters
Published on Monday, 28 November 2016
The month of November saw 998 students graduate from the University of Luxembourg with a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree, as the University hosted its annual graduation ceremonies.
Deputy Prime Minister of the Russian Federation visits the University
Olga Golodets and Rainer Klump
Published on Thursday, 24 November 2016
On 24 November 2016, Olga Golodets, Deputy Prime Minister of the Russian Federation, visited the University of Luxembourg.
Official inauguration of the Scienteens Lab on Belval Campus
Scienteens Lab - De Labo fir Jonker
Published on Thursday, 24 November 2016
Her Royal Highness the Hereditary Grand Duchess of Luxembourg, patroness of the “Scienteens Lab - De Labo fir Jonker”, has officially inaugurated the new laboratory and disciplines offered to ...
Luxembourgish research institutions cooperate in doctoral education
More supervisors for PhD projects
Published on Thursday, 27 October 2016
The University of Luxembourg has signed an agreement with four other research institutions in Luxembourg, namely the Luxembourg Institute of Health (LIH), the Luxembourg Institute of Socio-Economic ...
Two University awardees at the 8th edition of the FNR Awards
FNR Awards 2016
Published on Monday, 17 October 2016
The Faculty of Science, Technology and Communication was among the highlights of this year’s FNR Awards honouring excellence in research and science communication. Two of their researchers, Matteo ...
The University celebrates a century of engineering education
100 ans d’éducation à l’ingénierie au Luxembourg
Published on Tuesday, 11 October 2016
More than 400 former and current students, teachers, researchers, industry and government representatives celebrated the 100th anniversary of engineering education in Luxembourg at a ceremony held on ...
University of Luxembourg among the 180 best universities in the world
Times Higher Education logo
Published on Wednesday, 21 September 2016
The University of Luxembourg climbed to position 178 among the best universities in the world in the latest edition of the renowned “Times Higher Education (THE) World University Rankings”, ...
Simon Campese receives award for best doctoral thesis 2016
Simon Campese
Published on Wednesday, 13 July 2016
The mathematician Simon Campese won the Rolf Tarrach Award 2016 for his doctoral thesis on probability. During the award ceremony, which was held at the Chambre of Commerce on 12 July, Erna ...
The CVCE joins the University of Luxembourg
Digital European Integration Studies (DEIS)
Published on Monday, 04 July 2016
After more than ten years of fruitful cooperation between the two institutions, the Centre Virtuel de la Connaissance sur l’Europe (CVCE) joined the University of Luxembourg on 1 July 2016. At a ...
Annual Report 2015: University strengthens its role as ambassador
Annual Report 2015
Published on Wednesday, 08 June 2016
Over the past year, the University of Luxembourg has considerably enhanced its international standing. The first-rate performances and distinctions achieved by researchers and students and the ...
Le président de la Roumanie, Klaus Iohannis, en visite à l’Université
Signature du livre d'or de l'Université par le président de la Roumanie, Klaus Iohannis
Published on Tuesday, 07 June 2016
Sur invitation de S.A.R. le Grand-Duc, le président de la Roumanie, Klaus Iohannis, et son épouse, Carmen Iohannis, ont effectué une visite d’État à l'Université du Luxembourg le mardi, 7 ...
Gut model HuMiX works like the real thing
HuMiX (Human Microbial Cross-talk)
Published on Wednesday, 11 May 2016
One of the most complex human organs is the digestive tract: Here, the body comes into contact with all manner of diet-derived compounds and with countless bacteria. Scientists from the Luxembourg ...
University of Luxembourg in Top 20 young universities
University of Luxembourg in Top 20 young universities
Published on Wednesday, 06 April 2016
The University of Luxembourg counts among the best young universities in the world: It is ranked 14, according to the latest Times Higher Education (THE) 150 Under 50 Rankings 2016 released during ...
Prof. Lionel Briand receives an ERC Advanced Grant
Lionel Briand
Published on Wednesday, 23 March 2016
Professor Lionel Briand, FNR PEARL Chair and Vice Director of the Interdisciplinary Centre for Security, Reliability and Trust (SnT) at the University of Luxembourg, has been awarded an “Advanced ...
The University receives its own stamp
From left: Alfred Funk, director of administration of the University of Luxembourg and Claude Strasser, CEO of POST Luxembourg
Published on Friday, 04 March 2016
In recognition of the significance of the University of Luxembourg to the Grand Duchy and to commemorate the opening of the Belval Campus, POST Luxembourg has issued a new, limited edition stamp ...
ERC Consolidator Grant for Dr Massimiliano Esposito
Massimiliano Esposito
Published on Friday, 12 February 2016
Dr Massimiliano Esposito, a physicist at the University of Luxembourg, has just been awarded a prestigious “Consolidator Grant” by the European Research Council (ERC). Esposito, a Luxembourgish ...
Nouveau rapport sur les jeunes au Luxembourg
À propos du « Rapport national sur la situation de la jeunesse au Luxembourg en 2015 »
Published on Wednesday, 03 February 2016
Que signifie « Devenir adulte » au Luxembourg ? C'est sur cette question que s'est penchée l'équipe de recherche spécialisée sur la jeunesse de l'unité de recherche INSIDE de l'Université du ...
Signature d’un accord de coopération avec l’Université de Kyoto
Signature d’un accord de coopération avec l’Université de Kyoto
Published on Monday, 01 February 2016
Un premier accord de coopération a été signé ce 23 janvier 2016 entre l’Université du Luxembourg et l’Université de Kyoto. Cet accord vient avant tout formaliser les relations déjà ...
Two new vice-presidents at the University of Luxembourg
Siège du Rectorat, Maison du Savoir, Campus de Belval
Published on Thursday, 07 January 2016
New faces at the University of Luxembourg's management team: At its meeting in December, the University council has supported the president’s proposal to nominate Professor Romain Martin and ...
Remise de diplômes de Master à la Maison du Savoir
Remise de diplômes de Master - 2015
Published on Monday, 30 November 2015
C’était une journée de fête sur le Campus de Belval où 320 étudiants issus de 28 programmes de Master différents ont célébré leur remise de diplômes le vendredi 27 novembre 2015 à la Maison du Savoir.
HRH Princess Léa of Belgium visits the University
HRH Princess Léa of Belgium visits the University
Published on Friday, 27 November 2015
On 25 November 2015, HRH Princess Léa of Belgium visited the University of Luxembourg together with a diplomatic, economic and academic delegation.
Minute of silence today at noon
Minute de silence ce mardi 17 novembre à midi
Published on Monday, 16 November 2015
The University of Luxembourg expresses its great pain following the events in Paris on 13 November 2015. We wish to show with great intensity our compassion to those who were affected on Friday.
FNR AWARDS 2015 : six chercheurs récompensés
FNR AWARDS 2015
Published on Monday, 19 October 2015
Le Fonds National de la Recherche (FNR) a récompensé six chercheurs pour leurs excellentes activités dans les domaines de la recherche et des sciences avec des prix dotés de 5 000 € lors de la ...
University of Luxembourg among Top 200 Universities worldwide
Times Higher Education
Published on Thursday, 01 October 2015
According to the latest World University Rankings released by the highly regarded Times Higher Education (THE) journal, the University of Luxembourg ranked 193 worldwide this year. Ex aequo with the ...
“Develop a spirit of pioneers”
Welcoming Session 2015 at the "Maison du Savoir"
Published on Monday, 21 September 2015
On 14 September, the President of the University of Luxembourg, Rainer Klump, welcomed new and returning students to the academic year 2015/2016, urging them to be pioneers, discover new things, meet ...
See our video on cooperative robots at MUDAM
Published on Friday, 24 July 2015
A research team led by Dr Patrice Caire of SnT is presenting an installation with humanoid robots and small, unmanned aircrafts, more familiarly known as drones for the exhibition “Eppur si muove. ...
Prix du meilleur travail de doctorat 2015 pour la juriste Valentina Covolo
Dr Valentina Covolo
Published on Friday, 10 July 2015
La juriste italienne Valentina Covolo, candidate au doctorat l'an dernier à l'Université du Luxembourg, se voit décerner le célèbre « Prix Rolf Tarrach », le prix pour la meilleure thèse de ...
Luxemburger Forschungsdelegation in Singapur
Published on Monday, 29 June 2015
Wie Riesentrompeten ragen die bunten „Supertrees“ in den dunstigen Himmel. Der Wald aus bis zu 50 Meter hohen Stahl- und Betontrichtern, mit Tropenpflanzen und Solarzellen bestückt und per ...
International awards for uni.lu students
Published on Monday, 15 June 2015
The University of Luxembourg aims to encourage student mobility with partner universities outside of Europe and an increasing number of students seize the opportunities offered to them.
University run for freedom of speech at ING Marathon
Published on Monday, 01 June 2015
Running, but not only: The University’s team has run this year at the ING Night Marathon to defend freedom of speech by supporting Reporters without Borders.
2015 European Charlemagne Youth Prize for Luxembourg!
2015 European Charlemagne Youth Prize for Luxembourg!
Published on Wednesday, 13 May 2015
@RealTime WW1, a Twitter project from Luxembourg, was awarded first prize at the 2015 European Charlemagne Youth Prize ceremony in Aachen University on 12 May 2015. Second prize went to the ...
Nationaler Bildungsbericht veröffentlicht
Published on Friday, 24 April 2015
Die Universität Luxemburg und das Bildungsministerium haben am 22. April 2015 den ersten nationalen Bildungsbericht für Luxemburg veröffentlicht.
Vidéo : Grande affluence aux premières portes ouvertes à Belval
Journée portes ouvertes 2015
Published on Monday, 30 March 2015
La première journée portes ouvertes de l’Université du Luxembourg sur son nouveau site à Esch-Belval s’est terminée avec une présence record de 3 000 personnes – le double des années précédentes.
European Research Council grant for Jan Lagerwall
Jan Lagerwall
Published on Monday, 23 March 2015
Prof. Dr. Jan Lagerwall, a physicist at the University of Luxembourg, has just been awarded the prestigious “Consolidator Grant” by the European Research Council (ERC). The “ERC Consolidator ...
Luxemburger Kollaboration: Historiker stellen Bericht vor
Vincent Artuso
Published on Wednesday, 11 February 2015
Historiker der Universität Luxemburg haben am 10. Februar einen Bericht zur Rolle der Luxemburger Verwaltungskommission im Zweiten Weltkrieg vorgestellt.
The first offices are inaugurated in the “Maison du Savoir”
Laetitia Bévillard du Belval Office déjà prête à travailler dans son nouveau bureau sur le Campus Belval.
Published on Tuesday, 13 January 2015
For many of the University of Luxembourg‘s employees and students 2015 promises to be a very special year indeed. The University management team is marking the start of the year by moving to its ...
A great farewell for Rolf Tarrach
Rolf Tarrach
Published on Monday, 15 December 2014
Lots of laugher – and here and there also a little tear – accompagnied the farewell ceremony for our University President Rolf Tarrach on this Friday, 12 December 2014 in the "Maison du Savoir" ...
Première remise de diplômes dans la Maison du Savoir à Belval
Première cérémonie de remise des diplômes de Master à la Maison du Savoir, à Belval
Published on Thursday, 27 November 2014
C’était une grande première pour l’Université et cela rend la promotion de Master 2014 un peu particulière. Les 333 étudiants ayant obtenu leur Diplôme de Master hier sont les tout premiers ...
La FDEF fête 260 diplômés
Published on Wednesday, 26 November 2014
La Faculté de Droit, d’Économie et de Finance (FDEF) de l’Université du Luxembourg a diplômé sa sixième promotion de Bachelors en Droit, en Sciences Économiques et Gestion ainsi qu’en ...
Bundespräsident Joachim Gauck visit in Belval
Bundespräsident Joachim Gauck
Published on Thursday, 06 November 2014
On 5 November 2014, the German Bundespräsident Joachim Gauck together with the First lady Mrs Daniela Schadt and Grand Duke Henry visited the new University Campus Belval during their state visit ...
FNR Awards für Exzellenz in der Wissenschaft
2014 FNR Awards Ceremony
Published on Tuesday, 21 October 2014
Mit der Verleihung der 6. FNR AWARDS am 17. Oktober hat der FNR (Fonds National de la Recherche Luxembourg) erneut Exzellenz in Wissenschaft und Forschung ausgezeichnet. Insgesamt acht FNR Awards in ...
Video on Convivial Robotic Healthcare: Improving Patients' Autonomy
Home Care Assistant
Published on Friday, 17 October 2014
SnT scientist Dr Patrice Caire and her colleagues are developing convivial healthcare systems to improve patients' autonomy by using cute robots as caretakers.
Le nouveau recteur voit uni.lu comme une université européenne exemplaire
Rainer Klump
Published on Friday, 19 September 2014
L’Université du Luxembourg, un modèle de l’université européenne du 21e siècle: Voilà la vision du nouveau recteur de l’Université, le Professeur Rainer Klump.
200th “Jeudi des Sciences” on the origin of life
Photo: © http://www.molevol.de
Published on Friday, 19 September 2014
The 200th “Jeudi des sciences” will take place on Thursday 25 September 2014 at 5:30 PM in the lecture room B02 on Campus Kirchberg. On the programme: “In the beginning it was dark: ...
Physicist Marc Radu wins the award for Best Doctoral Thesis 2014
Marc Radu
Published on Friday, 04 July 2014
Physicist Dr Marc Radu from Hessen, who obtained his PhD from University of Luxembourg last year, has won the renowned Best Doctoral Thesis Award from the Amis de l’Université (Friends of the ...
Cancérologie : un microscope de pointe pour les chercheurs
Microscope confocal
Published on Friday, 16 May 2014
C’est avec une intense satisfaction que l’Université du Luxembourg a récemment enrichi son équipement technique : depuis quelques mois en effet, les chercheurs des laboratoires du Campus ...
Victoire de l’Université du Luxembourg au Concours René Cassin
Maxime Lasalle, Martin Brayer et Guillaume Benoît, étudiants en droit européen à l’Université du Luxembourg, gagnants de la 29e édition du Concours européen des droits de l'homme René Cassin
Published on Monday, 28 April 2014
Trois étudiants en Master en droit européen de l’Université du Luxembourg ont gagné la finale du Concours européen des droits de l’homme René Cassin qui s'est tenue en avril dans la grande ...
Nouveau « Master in Social Sciences and Educational Sciences »
Master in Social Sciences and Educational Sciences
Published on Friday, 11 April 2014
À partir de septembre 2014, une nouvelle formation de Master dans les domaines des sciences sociales et des sciences de l’éducation renforcera l’offre des formations de la Faculté des ...
Scienteens Lab : Hereditary Grand Ducal Pair visiting LCSB
Le Grand-Duc Héritier Guillaume et la Grande-Duchesse Héritière Stéphanie au Scienteens Lab – De Labo fir Jonker
Published on Thursday, 06 February 2014
On Wednesday, the 5th of February, Hereditary Grand Duke Guillaume and Hereditary Grand Duchess Stéphanie visited the first student lab in Luxembourg, founded by the Luxembourg Centre for Systems ...
University of Luxembourg to start three Master's courses of study for engineers
University of Luxembourg to start three Master's courses of study for engineers
Published on Thursday, 30 January 2014
The University of Luxembourg continues to expand the courses of study it offers in sciences: as of the 2014-2015 winter semester, three Master's programmes in engineering sciences will commence at ...
Looking for a Uni? Follow me to the University of Luxembourg!
Université du Luxembourg
Published on Monday, 13 January 2014
Watch this short video and catch a glimpse of a typical day at the University of Luxembourg!
Wonderful Indonesia… at the University of Luxembourg
Indonesian martial arts
Published on Thursday, 05 December 2013
On 28 November, the first Indonesian Day was held at the University of Luxembourg in cooperation with the Embassy of the Republic of Indonesia in Brussels. On this occasion, students and staff could ...
Feierlicher Abschied für 320 Master-Absolventen
Published on Friday, 22 November 2013
“Fürchten Sie sich nicht vor Fehlern, sondern lernen Sie daraus. Gehen Sie Risiken im Leben ein, um Erfolg zu haben, und gestalten Sie die Welt mit, in der Sie leben wollen.” Diesen Rat gab die ...
First ever Parkinson's disease map
Marek Ostaszewski
Published on Thursday, 24 October 2013
Now for the first time ever, researchers at the Luxembourg Centre for Systems Biomedicine (LCSB) at the University of Luxembourg have published an interactive picture containing the current knowledge ...
Happy Birthday Dear Uni.lu!
Published on Monday, 14 October 2013
On Saturday 12th October 2013 the University of Luxembourg officially celebrated its 10th anniversary at a gala event held at the Cercle Municipal in Luxembourg City in the presence of their Royal ...
Awarding the past and preparing for the future
10 Years University of Luxembourg logo
Published on Friday, 27 September 2013
On Thursday 26 September, Prime Minister Jean-Claude Juncker took part in the University of Luxembourg’s official Start of the New Academic Year 2013/14 and Graduation Ceremony of Doctoral ...
LuxDoc Science Slam: Sing me your research!
10 Years UNI logo
Published on Wednesday, 25 September 2013
On Wednesday 2 October at 19.00, the second Science Slam will take place at the Casino Contemporary Art Forum (41, rue Notre-Dame, Luxembourg-City). The event is organised by LuxDoc, Luxembourg’s ...
Celebrate our birthday: join our public events!
10 Years - University of Luxembourg
Published on Friday, 20 September 2013
To mark the occasion of its 10th anniversary, the University of Luxembourg is holding a series of public events. Join us and celebrate with those who have made our success possible!
Luxembourg University Foundation : l’Université lance sa fondation
Signature du contrat entre la Fondation de Luxembourg et l’Université du Luxembourg
Published on Thursday, 19 September 2013
La Luxembourg University Foundation a été lancée en septembre 2013. L’objectif de cette fondation est de soutenir les activités académiques et scientifiques ainsi que les initiatives ...
An international experience for the university’s top students
Published on Thursday, 06 June 2013
An increasing number of students choose every year to spend a study abroad period beyond the borders of Europe, in particular within the framework of the University of Luxembourg’s Global exchange ...
A brand new science website for all: www.science.lu
Published on Thursday, 23 May 2013
Together with its partners, the FNR (Fonds National de Recherche Luxembourg) has launched the brand new website science.lu, a central meeting place for science and the general public in Luxembourg, ...
Making Luxembourg: Dreisprachigkeit
Published on Friday, 17 May 2013
Was macht Luxemburg aus? Seine Nationalsprache Luxemburgisch oder seine Dreisprachigkeit? Wenn in Leserbriefen oder Internetforen über den Sprachenunterricht, die Erlangung der Staatsbürgerschaft ...
Grandiose première victoire des „uni.primes“!
Published on Friday, 10 May 2013
Les « uni.primes », l’équipe de football de l’Université du Luxembourg, a remporté son premier match (sur deux disputés !) en battant brillamment l’équipe réserve de la « Jeunesse ...
Le « Master in Banking and Finance » pour 53 étudiants
Published on Monday, 06 May 2013
Le 3 mai 2013, la Luxembourg School of Finance (LSF) de l’Université du Luxembourg a délivré à 53 étudiants le diplôme de Master of Science (MSc) in Banking and Finance. Les étudiants de la ...
Girl’s Day: Schülerinnen entdecken Solarforschung
Published on Friday, 26 April 2013
Mit dem Ziel, Mädchen besonders früh für die Physik zu begeistern, hat das Photovoltaik-Labor der Universität Luxemburg zwölf Schülerinnen zum diesjährigen „Girl’s Day – Boy’s Day“ ...
Venez au concert de printemps!
Published on Thursday, 25 April 2013
Le chœur de l’Université du Luxembourg invite le public à venir écouter son concert de printemps « Best of 5 ». Le concert aura lieu le mardi 7 mai à 20h00, à l’église Protestante Ste. ...
La commissaire UE Viviane Reding en dialogue avec les étudiants
Published on Tuesday, 23 April 2013
Pour rebondir, l'Union européenne a besoin de nouveaux traités. Les taux de chômage des jeunes dans de nombreux pays de l'UE constituent un défi auquel les responsables politiques doivent trouver ...
A new language for Space Travel: New video online!
Published on Monday, 04 March 2013
Last year, Luxembourg-based satellite operator SES allowed an Ariane 5 rocket to transport a TV satellite into space, which is made by Astrium and runs entirely on latest generation software.
Le projet "Université de la Grande Région" devient un groupement universitaire
Published on Thursday, 07 February 2013
La conférence de clôture du projet UniGR s’est déroulée le vendredi 1er février à Luxembourg.
New findings in solar cell research
Published on Tuesday, 16 October 2012
University of Luxembourg’s Laboratory for Photovoltaics has established a method to observe and prevent solar cell degradation before solar cell production is finished, which has implications for ...
Multilingual, international and well connected
Published on Monday, 23 July 2012
In the year 2003, a new public university was founded in the very heart of Europe: the University of Luxembourg. It sees itself as a multilingual, internationally oriented research university, ...
Move to Belval: new guided tours to discover our future campus
Published on Tuesday, 08 May 2012
Things are moving ahead in Belval: The whole shell of the “Maison des Sciences Humaines” is already finished, and the foundation of the ‘Maison du Nombre’ has been layed. Michael Scheuern, ...
Securing E-Communication
Published on Wednesday, 29 February 2012
Information technology is omnipresent: at work, at home or on mobile applications. The Luxembourg banking sector for example needs to secure electronic transactions, comply with all the norms or ...
Personalising Medical Care
Published on Wednesday, 29 February 2012
In 2008, the Luxembourg government announced its 'Health Initiative' which consisted in investing significant amounts of resources in Luxembourg's biotechnology sector. The goal of this initiative ...