Applied research for sustainability of social e development - this is the principle of Nürtingen-Geislingen University (NGU). On the research map of the German Rectors´Conference, NGU is included with two research priorities:
Applied Agricultural Research, Landscape Development, Environmental Planning and Nature Conservation: IAAF, ILU
Sustainable Management in the energy, automotive and real estate industries: ISR, IFA, ISI, IfnI
Since the integration of the University of Art Therapy into NGU in 2016, NGU has also been involved in applied research on social issues. The research activities at NGU are organized in research institutes. The Centre for Applied Research (IAF) is the service unit for all professors engaged in research. It is located in NGU’s research center at Hechinger Straße 12 in Nürtingen alongside a few research institutes and the Innovation and Methods Lab.
Institute of Urban Development and Real Estate (ISI)
Institute for International Research on Sustainable Management and Renewable Energy (ISR)
Together with the cooperating university, we support our PhD candidates. Normaly professors at Nürtingen-Geislingen University (NGU) function as second supervisor, while primary supervision is taken by the professors of the respective cooperating university.
Here you find a list of our current PhD candidates.