University of Tübingen facts for kids
|University of Tübingen|
|Latin: Universitas Eberhardina Carolina|
|Motto in English||I dare!|
|Location||Tübingen, Baden-Württemberg, Germany|
In 2010, Tübingen joined the Matariki Network of Universities (MNU) together with Dartmouth College (USA), Durham University (UK), Queen’s University (Canada), University of Otago (New Zealand), University of Western Australia (Australia) and Uppsala University (Sweden).
In 2012, the university established the Tübingen Center for Korean Studies at Korea University (TUCKU). This is Tübingen’s third branch in Asia after the Center for Japanese Language in Kyôto and the European Center for Chinese Studies (ECCS) at Peking University.
In the late 16th century, Johannes Kepler studied at Tübingen.
In the 18th century, Friedrich Hölderlin, Friedrich Schelling and Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel shared student rooms.
Notable professors include Joseph Ratzinger and Hans Kung.
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