Where Does Research Take Place?
The research institutions of the University of Freiburg include:
- the international research institute FRIAS, an institution made possible by the University of Freiburg’s success in the Excellence Initiative of the German Federal and State Governments,
- 21 graduate schools and research training groups, which offer scholarships for doctoral students and courses to complement their dissertation work,
- 10 collaborative research centers, which enable a group of researchers to collaborate for an extended period of time on an interdisciplinary research program (funded by the German Research Foundation),
- 3 priority programs, and
- 18 research centers and more than 100 additional research institutes at the faculties.