The European Chinese Language and Culture Programme (ECLC) has been operating a permanent office at the Peking University since March 2011. The programme offers students of the University of Würzburg the opportunity to study at the School of International Studies at the Peking University for a full semester (five months). The partners involved in the ECLC programme are Aarhus University, the University of Oslo and the University of Würzburg. More information on the ECLC can be found on the webpage of our integrated study abroad programme.
The Competence Network 'Governance in China' has been funded by the Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF) since March 1st 2010 (2.5 million Euros) and is designed to run for four years. The research network is part of the BMBF funding measure to strengthen regional studies (area studies) in Germany. The coordinator of the competence network is Prof. Dr. Björn Alpermann.
The German Development Institute (DIE) is one of the world’s leading research institutes and think tanks on global and international development policy issues. The DIE’s unique academic profile is formed by the interplay of research, consultancy and training. In this way, the DIE builds bridges between theory and practice.