Two hundred years ago, in 1810, Wilhelm von Humboldt's vision of a new type of university became reality. The newly founded Prussian alma mater was the first to introduce the unity of research and teaching, to uphold the ideal of research without restrictions and to provide a comprehensive education for its students.
Aarhus University (Denmark), Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin (Germany), King’s College London (United Kingdom), Université de Paris (France), University of Belgrade (Serbia), University of Louvain (Belgium) and University of Oslo (Norway).
King's College London is one of the World’s top 25 universities. Its outstanding strengths include Health (with Dentistry and Pharmacology ranked in the top five globally), the Social Sciences, Law, and the Arts and Humanities.
Founded in 1425, UCLouvain is one of Europe's oldest universities with 31 000 students, 1 in 5 being international. It is among the top 5 comprehensive French-speaking universities in the world.
Resulting from the merger of Paris Descartes and Paris Diderot Universities and the incorporation of the Institut Physique du Globe de Paris (IPGP), the Université de Paris was officially founded on 20 March 2019. One year after earning the "Initiative of Excellence" label, the Université de Paris is the fruit of a joint effort between its founding institutions, and is transforming higher education landscape in Paris.
The University of Belgrade is the oldest university in Serbia, founded back in 1808. Today, it is a research-intensive university, and one of the largest and globally best ranked universities in the SEE and Mediterranean region.
Founded in 1811, the University of Oslo (UiO) is Norway’s leading university and consistently ranked in the top 1% of the world’s universities. UiO has a strong focus on interdisciplinary research, particularly in the university’s strategic initiatives on life sciences, energy and the Nordic model.
Aarhus University was founded in 1928 and today, it is a globally oriented, academically diverse and research-intensive institution with five faculties: Arts, Aarhus BSS, Health, Technical Sciences and Natural Sciences.