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Today: Saturday, 20 July 2019

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 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
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 ... 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 ...