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Why Germany?

Good reasons to do research in Germany

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Good reasons to do research in Germany

Research infrastructure

International researchers can benefit from several large-scale research facilities of global significance based in Germany. These include accelerator systems, telescopes, research vessels and supercomputers. 

One of the five parts of the outer shell of Wendelstein 7-X. The nuclear fusion plant is run by the Max Planck Institute of Plasma Physics (IPP).

Research funding system

Germany invests more in research and the development of new technologies than any other country in Europe. Here is the most important information about the different funding programmes and grants.

Two researchers are looking at a colleague who is writing on a whiteboard.

R&D policy framework

Germany is aware of the importance of stable framework conditions for research and innovation, and supports them generously with annually increasing investments. We help you navigate the various programmes that provide researchers and innovators with secure financial planning for several years. 

Two researchers are standing in front of a power youth model.