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Both Erasmus Mundus programs extended

Danube University Krems’ Joint Master Degree programs MARIHE and Media Arts Cultures have been approved by the European Commission for a further period.

Danube University Krems received two grants from the renowned Erasmus+ program of the European Commission as part of the current Erasmus Mundus call for proposals. The Joint Master Degree programs MARIHE "Research and Innovation in Higher Education" and Media Arts Cultures , coordinated by Danube University Krems, will be extended and expanded with a total funding of EUR 7.4 million as from 2019. The rector of Danube University Krems, Friedrich Faulhammer, regards the contracts as an award for quality and internationality.

New Generation of Field Strength Sensors

Research project at Danube University Krems was awarded a “riz up GENIUS” prize

A research team at Danube University Krems won a “riz-up GENIUS” prize for its research on new sensors to measure electric field strength, making distortion-free measurement and mobile areas of application possible.

Michael Brainin: More stroke units required worldwide

Stroke specialist Michael Brainin’s analysis in The Lancet calls for more stroke units as a significant contribution to achieving the WHO goal

In countries with a high GDP, stroke units for the treatment of acute strokes are already an integral part of hospital medical facilities. These highly specialized treatments significantly increase patients’ survival rates. To achieve the WHO goal of reducing non-communicable diseases by 25 percent, more stroke units must be installed in countries with medium to low income per capita.