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higher education

Agreement on the modernization of degree programs for Urban and Regional Planning in Ukraine signed

27 April, 2020:

The introduction of a Master’s degree program in urban and regional planning aligned with Western European standards is the aim of our latest cooperation with the Kyiv National University of Construction and Architecture (Київський національний університет будівництва i архітектури).  Building on jointly run schools of urban planning in Kiev, Kharkiv and Lutsk, we intend to work together to create a general methodical and methodological basis for the course over the next three years and deepen the cooperation between universities on a national and an international level. The corresponding agreement was signed a few days ago.

 
Prizes and Awards

German University Construction Award 2020 goes to Berlin

6 April, 2020:

The German University Construction Award (Deutscher Hochschulbaupreis) in this year went to the the University of Performing Arts Ernst Busch (Hochschule für Schauspielkunst Ernst Busch) in Berlin, together with the architectural office O&O Baukunst. The Hochschule Esslingen, together with Knoche Architekten Leipzig and the Kunstakademie Münster, together with Andreas Schüring Architekten Münster and Bühler und Bühler Architekten München were runners-up.

Further information about the German University Construction Award 2020 you can get at the homepage of the German Association of University Professors and Lecturers (Deutscher Hochschulverband) here and at the homepage of the Federal Office for Building and Regional Planning (Bundesamt für Bauwesen und Raumordnung) here.