Research in Germany


Research in Germany

With a wide variety of disciplines, well-equipped research facilities and competent staff, Germany provides an excellent infrastructure for research. There are various institutions involved in research in Germany, such as state-run universities, research organisations or private companies. Today, an essential dimension of research in Germany is the cooperation at a European as well as an international level. Research in Germany will give you an overview of the German research landscape and selected funding programmes.

If you are planning a research stay at a German institution you should find the  "FAQs" and other "Research in Germany" publications very useful.

HRK (Hochschulrektorenkonferenz)

The German Rectors' Conference (HRK) publishes a bilingual Research Map (Forschungslandkarte), detailing the key research priorities of higher education institutions, thus allowing you to search for the research areas (by subject and region) that are of strategic institutional importance for each institution.