Science Location Berlin

The Science Metropolis Berlin: Innovation - Diversity - Excellence

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Berlin is one of the largest and most diverse science locations in Europe. World-leading scientists are conducting research at over 40 universities and more than 70 non-university institutions. The variety of expertise is unique: for every emerging innovation, the necessary skills can be found in the scientific landscape of Berlin. The Brain City impresses with its open research atmosphere. The diversity of the partner organisations and the cooperation between the various institutions are highly appreciated by scientists and companies in Berlin.


The Brain City Berlin introduces itself

Facts, figures and more interesting information on the Brain City Berlin.



Berlin's diverse Scientific Landscape

Science is part of Berlin’s DNA and is conducted at many locations throughout the city. In addition to Berlin's universities, the Brain City offers a variety of scientific institutions.

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Research topics of the Berlin sciences

Berlin enables cutting-edge research in all disciplines. The network of scientific institutions makes it possible to drive forward the most important research areas with decisive impulses.

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Careers in the Berlin sciences

Students and researchers mold Berlin's image as an international science location. Its large research spectrum attracts over 30.000 teachers as well as round about 194.000 students.

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Cooperations of the Berlin sciences

Berlin is particularly attractive due to the scientific network of the numerous research institutions. Many founders and also already renowned companies appreciate these cooperations.

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Gender Policy and Research at Berlin Universities

Berlin is a pioneer in gender equality: in the intensive dialogue between academics and politics, a unique university landscape has developed in the Brain City with gender research and work to ensure the equal standing of the sexes an integral part.

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Summer Schools in Berlin

The 2020 summer school programs of Berlin's universities and universities of applied sciences are cancelled this year due to the corona pandemic. Some institutions offer a reduced course program.

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