Science and Technology indicators
To foster Europe's scientific integration and to strengthen its international outreach, the European Strategy Forum on Research Infrastructures (ESFRI) was formed by the European Council as a strategic instrument. The website provides facts and figures on research infrastructures throughout Europe.
www.cordis.europa.eu European Strategy Forum on Research Infrastructures
Competition is a key element in science and research. Hence, research rankings have experienced a boom with the result that many institutes carry out research rankings today. The website of the DAAD (German Academic Exchange Service) provides the relevant links.
www.daad.de > Study and research in Germany Research rankings
Together with the Centre for Higher Education Development (CHE) and the Germany's leading weekly newspaper DIE ZEIT, the DAAD offers the English version of the university ranking, the most comprehensive and detailed ranking in Germany. Since 1998, a total of 286 universities have been included in the ranking, with more than 250,000 students and around 31,000 professors taking part.
www.university-ranking.de University rankings
Wissenschaft weltoffen is a data report on the international nature of studies and research in Germany. The report contains, not least, statistics on foreign academics and scientists in Germany and on German academics and scientists abroad. Wissenschaft weltoffen will be updated annually.
www.wissenschaft-weltoffen.de Wissenschaft weltoffen