Institute for Electronics Signal Processing and Communications
University description (as per official university website)
Mission Statement - The OvG University sees itself as a profile university and strives sharply contoured and streamlined structure to one that the engineering and the sciences and in medicine a traditional focus has, and in the economic, social and human sciences for a modern university the Information Society provides essential disciplines in.
Mission Statement of the Otto-von-Guericke University Magdeburg
Task of our University is to advance the state of education and science through teaching and research.
Under the name of our university, we feel the person of Otto von Guericke's obligation. His name stands for
- The application of scientific methods,
- The pursuit of innovation and new knowledge and
- The adoption of social responsibility for present and future generations.
Profile - Our university sees itself - irrespective of the idea of "Universitas" - as a profile university and strives sharply contoured and streamlined structure to one that in engineering, sciences and medicine traditional focus has one, and in the economic, social - Humanities for a modern university in the information society and provides essential disciplines.
The Magdeburg University presents itself as a bridge between Western and Eastern Europe an internationalization of research and teaching mission and contributes to the cultural rapprochement.
Community - Our university is a community of employees, staff and students, which is characterized by openness, trust, tolerance and cooperation. It aims at a harmonious environment, which promotes health and motivation. Equal opportunities for women and men, and the compatibility of study, work and family are our binding requirements.
Teaching - In teaching, we are aware of the responsibility to the students. We make the claim of a highly qualified, scientific education, which is based on the current state of research. We are open to criticism and people in creative, problem-solving skills, teamwork and responsibility have the.
The training should also be based on the needs of the practice, with the aspiration for vocational ability takes precedence over the achievement of professional skill. We promote "lifelong learning" through education and training.
Research - We stand for a high quality level of our research, through scientific and social relevance characterized. Our research is ethical reflection regarding the means used and the possible impact on society and the environment of the subject.
The unity of research and teaching and the freedom of science are our inescapable principles. According to the profile of our university, we define areas in which we want to achieve excellence. Interdisciplinary and international projects are particularly encouraged.
Society - We are a publicly funded from university with the right to self and duty to self. We have the task to promote the interests of society and about our concerns and activities to inform the public. The University must maintain a critical attitude towards the spirit and the public to express them.
We recognize that each member of the University by his performance and his behavior to the reputation of the university in the public contributes.