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The system of flat-rate payments to VG Wort for royalties accrued in accordance with §52a UrhG, which has been in place thus far, will remain in operation until 30 September 2017. Until then, lecturers may continue to upload copyright-protected texts to our VLEs as before.
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Genome editing and the GMO framework

Genome editing is a highly efficient plant-breeding technique – but being a recent innovation, the associated risks are not yet fully understood. Researchers from Passau and Erlangen-Nuremberg are examining whether the current GMO framework, drawn up in the 1990s, is still relevant in light of recent advances in biotechnology.

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The Faculty Building of the School of Business, Economics and Information Systems

Research Profile of the School of Business, Economics and Information Systems

The latest research profile provides comprehensive information in English on the researchers' acitivites in 2015 and 2016.Read on

Professor Harald Kosch

New Vice President for Academic Infrastructure and IT Facilities

The University Council has elected Professor Harald Kosch as Vice President for Academic Infrastructure and IT Facilities. Professor Kosch took office on 1 December.Read on

University President Carola Jungwirth

Campus dialogue on copyright

In this week's Campus dialogue, the President discusses the imminent copyright issue facing the University. The video clip has been subtitled in English for the benefit of non-German-speakers.Read on

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Facets of a country: ‘Día de Cuba’ celebrated at the University of Passau

With its beautiful beaches, clear blue sea, stirring rhythms and a fascinating culture, Cuba is a...

Professor Harald Kosch appointed Vice President of the University

The University Council has elected Professor Harald Kosch as Vice President for Academic...

University of Passau grants ‘Deutschlandstipendium’ scholarships to 48 students

This December, 48 students studying at the University of Passau have been awarded with scholarships...

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