Young scientist in a labLaila Tkotz © KIT

The universities of the Upper Rhine offer unique conditions for European cooperation in the field of research. They complement each other in their respective scientific specialisations, while the close collaboration between university components provides researchers with relevant advice and a competent network for cross-border cooperation. Furthermore, geographical proximity facilitates collaborative work across borders.

For the first time, in 2017, Eucor – The European Campus has defined common priority areas in which the research groups are particularly competitive:

  • Quantum sciences and technology
  • Precision medicine
  • Sustainability research
  • Humanities