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Scientific potential

Science Region Bonn

The Bonn region is characterized by an attractive higher education landscape, international research institutions, major national science policy, administration and funding institutions and large research departments of companies and federal institutions. It is one of the leading locations for science, research and innovation.


Bonn is both the seat of national and international science policy and of Germany's major science funding and intermediary organizations. These include, among others, the Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF) with its first office and the Joint Science Conference (GWK).