Science of Intelligence

SCIoI is a joint project between the Technische Universität Berlin and the Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, but also includes research groups located at Universität Potsdam, Freie Universität Berlin, the Charité – Universitätsmedizin Berlin and the Max Planck Institute for Human Development.

Technische Universität Berlin

Technische Universität Berlin is rich in tradition and a globally recognized research university. It is characterized by its distinctive combination of natural and engineering sciences with planning, economic, and social sciences, as well as humanities. This spectrum of subjects forms the basis of its strong interdisciplinary research and teaching. In close cooperation with partners from science and industry, ideas for the future are developed by applying transdisciplinary approaches. TU Berlin is a driving force in science. It is one of the largest technical universities in Germany with significant third-party funding, displays an explicit international orientation, and is dedicated to binding equal-access policies. With a strong commitment to open science, it secures the dissemination of knowledge beyond discipline-specific groups and for the benefit of society. As a university that fosters entrepreneurial activities, TU Berlin promotes knowledge and technology transfer in the center of the German capital through strategic global partnerships and numerous start-up activities.

Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin

Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin (HU Berlin) is considered one of the best universities in the country, and has consistently been ranked among the top 100 universities worldwide according to international rankings such as the Times Higher Education World University Rankings. Its founding principles, the Humboldtian model of higher education, have informed the academic education both in Germany and beyond for the past 200 years. The university embraces all major scientific disciplines in the arts and humanities, in social and cultural sciences, natural, life and agricultural sciences as well as in mathematics. It can also pride itself on Charité – Universitätsmedizin Berlin (Charité), its joint medical faculty with Freie Universität Berlin (FU Berlin).