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Motif: Court yard, © Pressestelle der Leibniz Universität Hannover
Motif: Welfenschloss, © Frank Wilde/Pressestelle der Leibniz Universität Hannover
Motif: Students, © Frank Wilde/Pressestelle der Leibniz Universität Hannover
Motif: Students with model, © Frank Wilde/Pressestelle der Leibniz Universität Hannover
Motif: Learning, © Pressestelle der Leibniz Universität Hannover

Graduate Academy Leibniz Universität Hannover - Research
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Motif: Forcers, © Frank Wilde/Pressestelle der Leibniz Universität Hannover
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Graduate Academy Leibniz Universität Hannover - Doctoral programmes
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Motif: Workshop, © Pressestelle der Leibniz Universität Hannover
Motif: Discussion, © Frank Wilde/Pressestelle der Leibniz Universität Hannover

Graduate Academy Leibniz Universität Hannover - Promotion plus
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Motif: Network, © Pinnwand/photocase.com
Motif: Promotion plus, © kallejipp/photocase.com


Higher Research Institutions

Academy of Music Hanns Eisler Berlin - The Institution
Motiv: Television tower, © Ernst Fesseler
Motiv: Stairs, © Michael Kirsten
Motiv: Opera, © Michael Kirsten
Motiv: Piano, © Ernst Fesseler
Motiv: Group, © Ernst Fesseler
Motiv: Concert, © Ernst Fesseler

Academy of Music Hanns Eisler Berlin - Courses
Motiv: Board, © Meiko Herrmann
Motiv: Violin, © Ernst Fesseler
Motiv: Rehearsal, © Mathias Kutt

Academy of Music Hanns Eisler Berlin - Activities
Motiv: Student, © Kathrin Bruch
Motiv: Trumpet, © Meiko Herrmann
Motiv: Technician, © Ernst Fesseler

Academy of Music Hanns Eisler Berlin - Stellenangebote
Motiv: Logo, © Ernst Fesseler

Research

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Teaser: Research Institutes; Source: Max-Planck-Institut für Plasmaphysik (IPP), research-in-germany.de

Research Funding

Teaser: DAAD; motif: DAAD head office in Bonn; Source: DAAD
Teaser: DFG; motif: DGF head office in Bonn; Source: German Research Foundation (DFG)

Research Institutes

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Latest News

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About academics

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Motif: hands together, photographer: lusi (Sanja Gjenero), source: stock.xchng

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