CWI Receive an Excellence Rating for Research Quality

An international evaluation committee has rated CWI as excellent, or world leading, in terms of its research quality, its relevance to society and its viability. The evaluation covered the institute’s work in the 2011-2016 period.

The evaluation was done by a committee of experts in the field of mathematics and computer science, as part of the six-yearly ‘Standard Evaluation Protocol’ of  the Netherlands Organization for Scientific Research (NWO), the Association of Universities in the Netherlands (VSNU),  and the Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences (KNAW). NWO announced the results of the evaluation of its nine institutes on 8 March 2018.

Top research with high international influence
Based on its output, a self-evaluation and a site visit in October 2017, CWI received the highest possible scores.

 

Read the full article on the CWI website HERE

 

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