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Open online Lecture on the
Humboldtian Model of Higher Education

29th of May, 2024 | Online

Join us for an insightful online lecture on the Humboldtian Model of Higher Education, featuring brilliant lecturer Prof. Jan C. Bongaerts. This lecture will delve into the essential characteristics of this influential educational model.

The lecture will commence with an exploration of the biographical data of Wilhelm von Humboldt (22 June 1767 – 8 April 1835) and his profound perspectives on humanity and education. From there, we will delve into the core principles of the Humboldtian Model, which advocates for universities to govern themselves in academic freedom and seamlessly integrate education and research.

Key aspects of the Humboldtian Model include:

  • Unity of Science: All academic disciplines are present within each university, promoting interdisciplinary collaboration.
  • Academic Freedom: Universities operate autonomously, fostering an environment conducive to free inquiry and scholarly pursuits.
  • Integration of Students: Students are encouraged to become active participants in research, engaging as both learners and researchers in close collaboration with faculty.

The lecture will also highlight the potential for implementing the Humboldtian Model within the EURECA-PRO, emphasizing its relevance in shaping the future of higher education.

Don’t miss this opportunity to gain insights into one of the most influential models of higher education and its implications for the future of academia, presented by Jan C. Bongaerts. All are welcome to attend.

We look forward to seeing you there!

The participation is free of charge. The event will be hosted online, participants can join via the designated Zoom meeting link provided by registration form!

When: 29th of May, 2024 | 15:00 – 17:00 CET
Who: Open to everyone
Language: English

Contact person: Maria Machevariani | TU BAF | email: eurecaproTUBAF(at)
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