Technische Universität Braunschweig 

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The Technische Universität Braunschweig, or TU Braunschweig, is the oldest Technische Universität in Germany, It was established in 1745 and is a part of the largest and most prestigious group of German technical institutes, known as TU9. It frequently appears on lists of the best engineering schools in Germany. The research profile of TU Braunschweig is extremely broad, although it has a strong emphasis on aeronautics, vehicle engineering, including autonomous driving and electric mobility, manufacturing, life sciences, and metrology. The German Aerospace Center, the Helmholtz Centre for Infection Research, many Fraunhofer Institutes, and Germany's national metrology institute (PTB), among many others, are just a few of the external institutions with which research is performed in close partnership. As one of very few research institutions of its type in the world, the university has its own research airport. There are six faculties at the university. Some faculties are further broken down into departments. Additionally, all faculties are broken up into multiple institutes. The Technical University of Braunschweig keeps up contacts with nations around the globe. Partnerships with more than 60 nations and 400 universities and research institutions currently govern the exchange of lecturers, students, and information with various foci. The collaborative scientific alliance brings together the strengths of the TU Braunschweig and the Leibniz Universität Hannover. Additionally, the university collaborates with many local scientific institutions. Future City, Metrology, Mobility, and Infections and Therapeutics are the four key areas on which the TU Braunschweig concentrates its research. Researchers at the university work closely with those from other Braunschweig research centers. Future intelligent cities are being developed by researchers at TU Braunschweig. The goal is to develop solutions for Smart Cities that are effective, eco-friendly, wholesome, social, and green.

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