Christian-Albrechts-Universität zu Kiel

English-German Glossary

The glossary of Kiel University offers terms specifically used by the University, its faculties and partners. They are meant to consistently present Kiel University at an international level.

At present, the glossary lists English terms only for courses, institutes and faculties. Translations for working groups, professorships, titles, administrative and study-related terms will follow. The list is subject to constant updates and adjustments. In case you come across any mistakes, or have questions or suggestions, please contact Press, Communication and Marketing Services at:
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The name of "Christian-Albrechts-Universitšt zu Kiel" as well as the abbreviation "CAU" can also be used in an English or international context. However, the name should not be changed; for example, "Christian Albrechts University" is not desirable. As an alternative, the name of the university can be replaced by "Kiel University" or used additionally to "Christian-Albrechts-Universitšt zu Kiel".

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