Dresden is More Scientific - Dresden, City of Business and Science

Dresden is More Scientific

Dresden does a greater degree of research than any other city in Germany. Dresden comes top of the ranking among large German cities regarding both the scientific workforce and the number of research institutes.

All the major non-university research organizations can be found here, as can universities and other higher education institutes, plus research facilities operated in cooperation with industry. Dresden University of Technology is the only university in eastern Germany to have been awarded the title 'University of Excellence.'

Excellence is the city‘s motto

Dresden’s success is based on key technologies including microelectronics, information-and-communications, new materials, photovoltaic and nanotechnology, and, life sciences and biotechnology. The interdisciplinary collaboration between businesses and research facilities helps move Dresden forward.