Viadrina European University was established in 1506, closed 1811 and refounded in 1991 which is located in Frankfurt (Oder), Brandenburg, Germany. The President of the university was “Alexander Wöll”. There are around 160 members in academic staff with students 6267.
The Viadrina is one of Germanys smallest universities (only the University of Erfurt and Jacobs University Bremen have fewer students).
In 1991 the university was re-established as Viadrina European University. It currently comprises three faculties: Economics and Business Studies; Law; and Cultural Studies. A prime focus of the educational affairs is to allure acceptance from throughout Europe in adjustment to actualize a bunch apprentice body. Currently about 40 percent of the acceptance are foreigners (mostly Polish), a greater admeasurement than at added German universities.
Viadrina European University maintains abutting cooperation with Adam Mickiewicz University in PoznaÅ, Poland. The two universities accordingly accomplish the Collegium Polonicum, amid just adverse Viadrina on the Polish ancillary of the Oder River.
Notable a part of the analysis institutions at Viadrina University is the Frankfurt Institute of Transformational Studies (FIT). The Institute is an abundant contributor to analysis on economies in transition.
The universities above president, Professor Gesine Schwan, ran for Admiral of Germany both in 2004 and 2009, getting almost defeated by Horst Köhler twice. Above agent Gunter Pleuger has served as the universitys admiral back October 1, 2008. Pleuger was followed by slavicist Alexander Wöll on October 1, 2014.
The Faculty of Social and Cultural Sciences as able-bodied as the
Faculty of Law and the Faculty of Economics and Business Administration absolute themselves to the accomplishment of this appeal by agency of their assorted courses and analysis projects. In addition, the abutting affiliation with the Polish Adam Mickiewicz University in the city-limits of Poznan, which finds actual arresting announcement in the cooperation embodied by the Collegium Polonicum in Slubice, is a colonnade in the architectonics of our internationality.
The cross-faculty analysis institutes – i.e. the Heinrich von Kleist Institute for Literature and Politics, the Frankfurt Institute for Transformation Studies, the Interdisciplinary Center of Ethics, the Institute for Transcultural Health Sciences, the Institute for Conflict Management and the new Frankfurt Institute for European Union Law (founded 2010) – affix altered antidotal approaches and actualize an avant-garde analysis environment.
Faculty of Law
Faculty of Social and Cultural Sciences
Faculty of Business Administration and Economics
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